We have been waiting for the phone that has to go one step beyond the excellent Xiaomi Mi5. Tomorrow Xiaomi will present its next flagship of the brand. Before this we have been able to know more characteristics and price of the Xiaomi Mi6 and Mi6 Plus.
Last week Xiaomi confirmed that its flagship of 2017 will be presented on April 19, that is, tomorrow. As a result of the latest leaks we know that the smartphone will come with two rear cameras and a design similar to the Samsung Galaxy S8. In addition it is expected that Xiaomi will also introduce a Xiaomi Mi6 Plus with a larger Quad HD screen and a larger battery.
Features of the Xiaomi Mi6
Now we get new images of the smartphone as well as new leaks of the features and price of the Xiaomi Mi6 that show key details like the absence of 3.5mm audio jack, speaker on the bottom, a fingerprint sensor on the front, a double rear camera on the back and an infrared sensor on the top.
The overall set of features of the Xiaomi Mi6 that appear in these new leaks the following specifications are found.
- 5.15-inch (1920 × 1080 pixels) Full HD pressure-sensitive screen
- CPU Snapdragon 835 with Adreno 540 GPU
- 4GB LPDDR4 RAM with 64GB (UFS 2.0) internal storage / 6GB LPDDR4 RAM with 128GB (UFS 2.0) internal storage
- Dual 12 and 8 MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, OIS and 4K video recording
- 8MP front camera
- MIUI 8 with Android 7.1.1
- Dual SIM
- Fingerprint Scanner
- 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C
- 3000 mAh battery
Besides the price, the main difference between the Xiaomi Mi6 and the Xiaomi Mi6 Plus would be in the size and screen resolution, which could reach 5.5 inches and present QHD resolution. The Plus version would surely be accompanied by an increase in the battery capacity, but it has not been confirmed yet. Rumors also point out that internal storage could reach 256GB of capacity.
Price of the Xiaomi Mi6
According to previous rumors, it is said that the price of Xiaomi Mi6 will start at 2199 yuan (around $320 on conversion) for the version with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage, while the variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB ROM would reach 2599 yuan (around $377 on conversion).
Today we also know that the Xiaomi Mi6 Plus would cost 2699 yuan ( around $390 on conversion) for the 6GB RAM version and 64GB of storage. We are also likely to see a model of 3699 yuan (around $537 on conversion) with the storage capacity up to 256 GB.
All these features and prices of the Xiaomi Mi6 and Xiaomi Mi6 Plus will not be confirmed until a few hours, when the new phone of the Chinese brand will finally be a reality.