Xiaomi has officially announced the two new smartphones namely Mi Mix 2 and Mi Note 3. We have mentioned in previous news report both these smartphones are scheduled for an official launch on 11 September. And there they go on time. Both the smartphones launched almost with the similar specs that were rumored.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2
First, Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 is announced with a display of 5.99″ smaller compared to its predecessor. It also follows the latest trend of bezel-less display and has an 18:9 curved edge display. As rumored, this new Mix smartphone has the 12 MP of the rear camera with the Sony IMX386 sensor and 4-axis OIS feature.
On the other hand, there is a 5 MP of the selfie snapper camera up front. A whopping 6 GB and 8 GB RAM options are there for the users. The 6 GB variant with an aluminum body has the further three options to choose with 64 GB or 128 Gb or 256 GB of internal storage. Whereas the 8 GB RAM variant is a special edition option with 128 GB of internal memory and a ceramic body.
Under the hood of Mi Mix 2 is embedded the latest Snapdragon 835 SoC with the Octa – Core 2.45 GHz CPU. It runs on Android v7.1 Nougat operating system out of the box with MIUI over it. With the fast battery charging technology from Quick Charge v3.0, this new smartphone is packed with the 3400 mAh of battery.
The regular Mi Mix 2 is available in Black color option while the special edition of 8 GB RAM is available in Black and White color choices.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 price is 3299 CNY ($505) for 6GB/64GB variant, for 6GB/128GB variant you have to spend 3599 CNY ($550), and the price is 3999 CNY ($613) for 6GB/256GB variant. Whereas for the special edition 8GB/128GB device you have to pay 4699 CNY ($720).
You can make registration for Mi Mix 2 here.
Xiaomi Mi Note 3
This is the recent inclusion for the main event. Xiaomi Mi Note 3 was rumored to be similar to Mi 6 but with a large screen. And so is the case, this new Note device has some similarities with the recently launched Mi A1 and Mi 6.
Mi Note 3 has a 5.5″ of the 1080p HD display and 6 GB of RAM with the 64 GB and 128 GB of the internal memory options. Just like above-mentioned smartphone this one also lacks the microSD card slot. There is a dual 12 MP rear camera with 2x optical zoom, PDAF, 4-axis OIS, and Portrait mode features. Besides, there is a 16 MP of the selfie snapper with the Adaptable AI Beautify feature.
This new device has Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC in the heart as rumored a few days back. It is powered by the Octa – Core 2.2 GHz CPU and runs on Android v7.1 Nougat OS with MIUI on the top.
A 3500 mAh battery is there to provide the power to the smartphone with Quick charge 3.0 technology that provides the fast battery charging feature.
To grab Mi Note 3 you have to pay 2499 CNY ($383) for the 6GB/64GB variant available in Black color, the price is 2899 CNY ($444) for the 6GB/128GB variant with Bright Black color option and the Bright Blue color option of 6GB/128GB has a price tag of 2999 CNY ($460).
You can buy Mi Note 3 here.