Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 is launching on October 10 in India. The Mi Mix 2 is this year’s bezel-less flagship from the company and comes with a 5.99 inch display and an 18:9 aspect ratio. It was launched in China back in August at a starting price of CNY 3,299 (Rs. 32,500).
Xiaomi’s Vice-president, and Managing director in India, Manu Kumar Jain has confirmed that the Mi Mix 2 will be launched in India on October 10. Apart from the bezel-less display, other specifications of the device include a Snapdragon 835 processor, 6GB RAM, up to 256GB of internal storage and a 12MP primary camera.
The specs of the phone will be same as the Chinese version, however, there is no information about its pricing in India as of now. Xiaomi India also posted the launch poster on its Twitter handle. The launch event will be held on October 10 in New Delhi.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Specifications
The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 features a curved ceramic body with 7-series aluminum frame. It features a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. It is 11.9% smaller and 2.5% thinner than its predecessor, the Mi Mix. The Mi Mix 2 sports a 5.99 inch full HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio and curved edges.
The Xiaomi Mi Mix is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor paired with Adreno 540 GPU. Memory wise, it comes with 6GB RAM and three storage variants – 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB.
In the camera department, the device sports a 12MP primary sensor with a 18K gold plated rim. The rear camera comes with 4-axis OIS support and f/2.0 aperture. At the front, it features a 5MP secondary camera placed at the bottom.
On the software front, the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 runs on Android 7.1 Nougat with Xiaomi’s MIUI 9 on top. The phone is powered by a 3,400 mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support.
Connectivity options on the device include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac dual-band, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/ GLONASS/Beidou, and USB Type-C port. The earpiece is replaced by Cantilever piezoelectric acoustic system.
Pricing and Availability
In China, the 64GB variant of the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 is priced at CNY 3,299 which is roughly Rs. 32,500. The 128GB variant is priced at CNY 3,549 which translates to Rs. 34,900 and the 256GB version costs CNY 3,999 which means Rs. 39,300 approx. The Mi Mix 2 price in India is expected to remain similar.
If we talk about availability, it will be available around Diwali which is just next week after the launch event. It will be sold online just like the other Xiaomi phones.