Xiaomi has launched its Mi MIX successor called Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 at an event in China with a 5.99-inch tri side bezel-less and 18:9 aspect ratio display. The highlighted features apart from Bezel less display are its facial recognition technology.
The new Mi MIX 2 bottom bezel is 12-percent smaller than the previous Mi MIX. The device inbuilt with a hidden sound-guided speaker and an ultrasonic proximity sensor.
The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 is 11.9 percent smaller compared to its predecessor Xiaomi Mi Mix with 6.4-inch display, 2.5 percent thinner, and 11.5 percent lighter.
The Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 features a 5.99-inch Full HD display with 1080×2160 pixels resolution, 18:9 aspect ratio, a pixel density of 403ppi and a DCI-P3 colour gamut. It is powered by a Snapdragon 835 processor at 2.45GHz with 6GB to 8GB of RAM.
The Mi Mix 2 comes with a 12-megapixel Sony IMX386 rear sensor that features 1.25-micron pixels, 4-axis optical image stabilisation, 5-piece lens, an f/2.0 aperture, and facial recognition. Its front camera is 5-megapixel with a facial recognition function.
The device comes with three inbuilt storage variants, ie. 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB. The storage is not expandable. The Special Edition model of Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 with ceramic body comes with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage.
The regular variant of the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 measures 151.8×75.5×7.7mm, and weighs 185 grams. The Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Special Edition measures 150.5×74.6×7.7mm and weighs 187 grams.
The dual-SIM (Nano-SIM) Mi Mix 2 connectivity options include 4G LTE, dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11ac, GPS/ A-GPS, Bluetooth v5.0, and USB Type-C. Sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometer, digital compass, gyroscope, and ultrasonic proximity sensor.
Both variants of smartphones are powered by a 3400mAh battery. The regular edition of the smartphone will be available in a Black colour variant.
Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 priced at CNY 3,299 for its 6GB RAM/64GB storage variant, CNY 3,599 for the 6GB RAM/128GB storage variant, and CNY 3,999 for the 6GB RAM/256GB storage variant. The Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Special Edition priced at CNY 4,699.