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Mi Max 2 India Expected Launch Date, Price And Why You Should Wait

Xiaomi recently introduced the successor of its much-acclaimed Mi Max in China with a 6.44-inch display, full metal body, Snapdragon 625 SoC and a huge 5,300 mAh battery. Just after its launch in the Chinese market, the anticipation for Mi Max 2 launch in the Indian market started. And fueling it came the hint from the Manu Kumar Jain, who is leading the Xiaomi India’s operations.

According to Manu Kumar, Xiaomi India had two big news for the Indian consumers, one was the launch of Mi Home Store in Bengaluru and the other is the launch of a new competitive smartphone in the market.

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Specifications

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Though there was no confirmation on the launch of Mi Max 2 from Xiaomi India, looking at the series of actions adopted by Xiaomi, the probability of Mi Max 2 entering the Indian market increases. So, if you are looking to get your hands on a new smartphone in coming next month or two then here is what the Chinese tech manufacturer will be offering with its Mi Max 2

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Specifications

Xiaomi Mi Max 2

To please your eyes is a 6.4-inch Full HD display and a metal unibody that gives plush feel to the phablet.  Powering the Mi Max 2 is a Snapdragon 625 SoC with eight Cortex A53 CPUs clocked at 2.0GHz. The processor is further coupled to a 4GB RAM and 64GB/128GB internal storage. Mi Max 2 runs on MIUI 8 and based on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box.

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A 12MP rear camera powered by Sony IMX386 sensor and a pixel size of 1.25μm is offered while the front features a 5MP selfie shooter. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, VoLTE, VoWiFi, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS, A-GPS, NFC and BeiDou. Fueling the Mi Max 2 is a 5300 mAh battery pack which supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0.

So, after looking at the specifications, you might have got an idea about what is already set on the cards and coming your way. But, to decide whether to wait for this next offering or not, check out these factors.

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Best Features

Better Look And Feel

Mi Max 2

Everyone wants more value for money and Mi Max 2 will definitely offer more than its competitors. In terms of look and feel, the phone outperforms the other smartphones in its respective segment along with its predecessor. A full metal unibody gives a premium look and feels nice in hands. Definitely, gives an impression of a high-end phone to the onlookers.

Big Display

Xiaomi Mi Max 2

The consumers who wish to have a big screen in their hands will surely love the gigantic 6.4-inch screen with 1080 X 1920 pixels screen resolution. The minimum bezel further improves the overall experience of the user. So, if you are looking the perks of a phablet with the competency of a smartphone, Mi Max 2 is the pick for you. In the respective segment, the maximum you can get is a 5.5-inch display but, not more than that. Bridging this gap is the Xiaomi Mi Max 2, which is on its way to the Indian market.

Better Imaging

Though the Mi Max 2 is not backed with a segment leading camera quality, it is competent enough to outclass many of its competitors. You get a 12MP rear camera powered by the Sony IMX 386 sensor and f/2.2 aperture. You also get the benefit of recording your videos at 4K. Whereas, at the front, a 5MP selfie shooter is decent enough to give you good results.

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More Storage

There are only a few smartphones in the market which offer impressive storage options and Mi Max 2 will soon join this list. This is because you get 4GB RAM and 64GB storage in the base variant. Where most of the smartphones offer 32GB storage in their base variant, you get just double and it comes with 4GB RAM.

Dual Stereo Speakers

If you are an audiophile then you might want to have a good sound quality on your smartphone. With dual stereo speakers, you are bound to get good sound quality, which will surely give better experience during your movie sessions without earphones on the phablet.

The Mi Max 2 is expected to range between Rs. 16,000 to Rs. 17,000 for the base variant while the top-end variant is expected to be priced approximately at Rs. 20,000. So, if you are looking to buy a phablet with impressive processing power and a big display, you should definitely wait for the upcoming Xiaomi Mi Max 2, which is expected to launch by the next month.


Abhishek Bhatnagar

Abhishek Bhatnagar, a known technology blogger & YouTuber from India. A Software Engineer by qualification, now he works as the editor-In-Chief, Webmaster, & Managing Director at Gadgets To Use. He runs a number of other technology websites as well.