The Xiaomi Mi Mix was one of the unique smartphones when it came out. It packed a bezel-less design, a ceramic back, and an eccentric form factor. Now, 1 year later the phone’s next iteration, the Mi Mix 2 is looking to capitalize on what the original stood for with more of a polished approach. Vatsal Impex, the official distributor of Xiaomi products in Nepal, is gearing up to launch this futuristic phone here. According to our trusted sources, the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 will launch sometime next week. Pricing is still yet to be confirmed but we speculate it to be around Rs 70,000. So for that amount, what does the Mi Mix 2 brings to the table? Well, let us take a deeper look at the phone and find it out for ourselves.
The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 packs a 5.99-inch Full HD (1080 x 2160) 18:9 display with a bezel-less design. The display is protected by Gorilla Glass 4 and is edged out by a 2.5D glass. Encasing all the component’s of the phone is a metallic frame with a ceramic back. Under the hood, the Mix 2 packs an octa-core Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 processor along with the Adreno 540 GPU. The processor is backed by 6GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The phone also supports dual-sim cards and is 4G capable.
In the camera department, the Mi Mix 2 packs a f/2.0 12MP rear camera backed by 4-axis OIS and a dual-LED flash. The phone also comes with a f/2.0 5MP front camera for all your social media worthy selfies. And just sitting below the rear camera is a fingerprint scanner embedded into the phone’s back panel. Other sensors include an accelerometer, a proximity sensor, compass, barometer, and a gyroscope. Moving on, at the software front, the Mi Mix 2 runs MIUI 9 based on Android 7.1 Nougat. And finally, powering the device all up is a 3400mAh non-user removable battery. This coupled with a Quick Charge 3.0 compatibility will aid in a prolonged battery life of the phone.
The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2, definitely is an upgrade over the original! The premium build, modern design, powerful internals, and a capable camera set will help sway consumers towards it. For anyone looking for a futuristic smartphone that just works, the Mi Mix 2 is for you. And, now, you can own one when the phone launches later next week. For more news on the Mi Mix 2 including the official pricing, like our Facebook page and also visit our website regularly. We will keep you updated! Please also subscribe to Phones In Nepal Youtube channel for awesome unboxing, hands-on, review, tech news, and tips and tricks videos.