Just in today, Xiaomi has officially launched the successor for Xiaomi Mix and the new generation comes with the latest yet the most advanced Qualcom Snapdragon 835 SoC and available in multiple variants. The Mi Mix 2 is offered in 6/8GB RAM with 64/128/256GB of total onboard storage with a price tag from RM2130 onward.
Xiaomi Mix 2 specifications:
- 5.99 inches Full HD display with 18:9 aspect ratio
- Snapdragon 835 octacore SoC
- 6/8 GB RAM+64/128/256 GB ROM
- 12MP primary camera with Sony IMX386 /1.25μm/4 axis gyro /F2.0 aperture/PDAF
- 5MP front camera
- 3400mAH battery capacity with quickcharge 3.0
- Support international network bands
- USB Type-C
- Multifunctional NFC
- Dual ADC voice recording
- Rear fingerprint sensor
- Available to grab MIUI 9 developer edition
- Available in black and white
Standard model 6+64 @RMB3299（~RM2130）
Premium variant 6+128 @ RMB3599（~RM2324)
Advance (top specs) variant: 6+256 @ RMB3999（~RM2582)
Full ceramic model 8+128 @ RMB4699（~RM3030）
The Xiaomi Mix offers a 5.99 inch ultra large display with near zero bezels with an extremely high screen to body ratio. It felt like a smartphone with a conventional 5.5 inches display, despite now packed with a large display.
With an extraordinary thin display, the Xiaomi Mix has a micro speakerphone located on the top of the bezel located just beside the ultrasonic proximity sensor.
The front facing camera is also relocated to the bottom and it is a micro camera module, thus sizing down the bezels by 1.5mm.
Flipping towards the back, the 12MP camera on the Xiaomi Mix 2 is powered by state of the art Sony IMX386 sensors with 1.25μm micron size large display sensors. It is also assisted by 4 axis gyroscope that works well in multiple capture environment.
Here’s some of the sample shots
Xiaomi also enhanced the signal reception technology on the Mix 2 which now supports international network band and official even claims that there’s signal reception even when you stranded on the desert.
On the other hand, Xiaomi also added new technology such as dual ADC high quality voice recording and multifunctional NFC.
The pre-order for the Xiaomi Mix 2 has now begun and officially available for sale on 15th September. As for the ceramic model, Xiaomi fans have to wait for this November. Xiaomi has yet to announce their plan for international model yet.