Putting all the leaks, rumours and speculations to rest, Xiaomi has made the third installment in the Mi Mix series, dubbed the Mi Mix 2s official at an event in China.
The main highlight of the Mi Mix 2s remains the same, that is, the bezel-less display with really thin bezels. The smartphone comes with a 5.99-inch full HD+ full screen 2.0 display with an aspect ratio rated at 18:9 and a pixel density of 403ppi.
The smartphone, with ceramic unibody and rounded edges, comes with the camera department as it’s another highlight. The device houses dual cameras at the back, each rated at 12-megapixel with dual Pixel Autofocus, dual-tone LED flash, Sony IMX363 sensor, OIS, and Optical Zoom. The front-facing snapper is rated at 5-megapixel with fixed focus.
The rear cameras as well as the front camera support the Portrait mode for the Bokeh effect. The smartphone comes with AI camera technology for identification of various aspects of a subject for a better resultant image, Hyper Ultra Resolution Synthesizing technology, and multi-frame noise reduction tech.
The Mi Mix 2s is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 mobile platform with Adreno 630 GPU, cloekc at 2.8GHz. The smartphone comes in three RAM/ROM options: 6GB RAM/64GB ROM, 6GB RAM/128GB ROM, and 8GB RAM/256GB ROM.
The device is powered by a 3,400mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 tech and support for Qi wireless charging (making it the first Xiaomi smartphone to come with one) and runs Xiaomi’s MIUI 9.5 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. Additionally, the smartphone is accompanied by a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and Face Unlock feature, and comes in Ceramic White and Ceramic Black (with 18K gold highlights) colour variants.
Furthermore, the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s comes with the company’s virtual assistant which can perform various tasks such as playing music, clicking images, setting reminder and alarms, carry calculations and much more. The device comes with support for Augmented Reality with the incorporation of ArCore technology.
The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s comes with a price tag of CNY 3,299 or Rs 34,200 (6GB RAM/64GB ROM), CNY 3,599 or Rs 37,300 (6GB RAM/128GB ROM), and CNY 3,999 or Rs 41,500 (8GB RAM/256GB ROM). The Qi Wireless charger is priced at CNY 99 (around Rs 10,030).