Xiaomi has finally unveiled the successor to the Mi Mix and it’s the Mi Mix 2. The Mi Mix 2 has been one of the most anticipated devices from Xiaomi and the Chinese OEM did not disappoint.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 spots a 5.99 full HD screen with a ceramic body build weighing 185g. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset and it comes in two RAM sizes variation – 6GB RAM by default and a special edition with 8GB RAM. There is also an internal memory option of 64GB, 128GB and 256GB storage spaces.
While the Mi Mix has a bigger size of 6.4 inch and big bezel, the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 comes a 12% size reduction and is bezel-less. It runs on Android 7.1 Nougat based on Xiaomi’s MIUI 9. On the image fronting side, the Mi Mix 2 comes with a 12MP OIS 4 axis rear camera with dual Flash and a front facing 5MP camera for taking selfies.
In terms of connectivity, there is a USB Type-C, Bluetooth 5.0, a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and much more. However, there is no audio jack on the Mi Mix 2. It is powered by a non-removable Li-Ion 3400 mAh battery capacity.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Complete Specifications and Price
|Operating System||Android 7.1 Nougat with MiUi 9|
|Screen Size||5.99 inches|
|Resolution||1080 x 2160 pixels, 403 PPI|
|Display||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colours|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Processor||Surge S1 - 2.2 GHz Octa-core|
|Dimensions||151.8 x 75.5 x 7.7 mm|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x2.45 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo)|
|Memory||64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM or 128 GB, 8 GB RAM|
|Rear camera||12 MP, phase detection autofocus, OIS (4-axis), dual-LED (dual tone) flash|
|Video||2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps|
|3.5mm Audio jack||NO|
|Connectivity||WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC, Hotspot, USB Type-C|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 3400 mAh battery|
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Price and Availability
While the Mi Mix was made for China alone the Mi Mix 2 is expected to be made available in selected global market very soon. It supports 43 network bands and can be used in the US even though it is not sold in the United States.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 price is 3299 RMB, about 500 US Dollar for the 64GB ROM and 6GB RAM version. The 128GB model will retail for 3599 RMB, about 550 US Dollar while the 256GB ROM version costs 3999 RMB, about 610 US Dollar.
The special edition will retail for 4699 RMB which is around 720 US Dollar.