Xiaomi has unveiled the second gen phone in its almost bezel-less full screen series, with the launch of the Mi Mix 2, in China. The phone has a smaller display than its predecessor, and a 12% smaller chin but with a better curved design.
The Mi Mix 2 sports a 5.99-inch Full HD 2160 × 1080p display with an 18:9 aspect ratio, with a pixel density of 403 PPI, 1500:1 contrast ratio, and DCI-P3 Color Gamut. The device is poqwered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor clocked at 2.45GHz, with an Adreno 540 GPU, 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM. the device will be available in 3 storage variants: 64/128/256GB of UFS 2.1 internal storage.
The phone supports dual SIM cards with 4G LTE with VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.0., 2/4GHz/5GHz Wi-Fi 902.11 a/b/g/n/ac, MU-MIMO. The device has an Ultrasonic distance sensor, Gyro, Accelerometer, Electronic compass, Ambient light sensor, Barometer and a Hall sensor.
The Mi Mix 2 has an aluminum frame and a four sided curved ceramic body. The 5 megapixels selfie camera is hidden in the bottom right corner of the front panel, with a super black lens coating, while the speaker and ultrasonic proximity sensor are blended in the very top of the front panel.
The rear camera on the Mi Mix 2 is a Sony IMX 386 sensor with 12 megapixels camera, with a 5-piece lens, an f/2.0 aperture, 1.25um pixel size, 4-axis OIS (optical image stabilization), dual colour LED Flash, Phase Detect Auto Focus (PDAF), HDR, Burst Mode, Panorama, 4K video recording. The camera has an 18K gold-plated decorative rim around it, and just below it is the fingerprint scanner.
The back panel has the words “Mix designed by Xiaomi” written on it. The phone is backed by a 3400mAh battery which supports Quick Charge 3.0 via the USB Type-C port. The phone weighs 185g, and measures at 151.8 x 75.5 x 7.7 mm.
The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 has been priced at 3299 RMB (which is about Rs. 32,200), for the Black ceramic version. There is a full ceramic version with 8GB RAM available for
4699 RMB (Rs. 46,000). Xiaomi India has officially announced that the Mi Mix 2 will be launched soon in India.