There is no doubt that the new Xiaomi Mi 6 are going to be two of the best devices of the year 2017. Xiaomi always knows how to create hype, and is that it is one of the few signatures that allows us to buy a high-end phone at an economical price.
Although this week all eyes are on the presentation of Samsung Galaxy S8, we cannot forget that it is more than likely that in the same week will be shown high end terminals of Xiaomi. We refer to the Xiaomi Mi6 and Mi6 Plus, the new smartphones of the Chinese manufacturer that would finish unveiling their more than possible final characteristics.
We all know that, as has happened on previous occasions, this year Xiaomi will present in principle two terminals in the spring, Xiaomi Mi6 and Mi6 Plus. Later, last summer we should see the corresponding versions “A” and “S” characterized by presenting increased or reduced specifications of smartphones that we will see in just a few days.
That is why we must first focus on both the Xiaomi Mi6 and the Xiaomi Mi6 Plus (or Pro), the two new phones of the Chinese brand that are likely to be presented on April 4. After knowing the sale price of both terminals, as well as the probable final design of the Xiaomi Mi6, we are going to tell you the possible features of these devices.
Features of the Xiaomi Mi 6 and Xiaomi Mi6 Plus
Both the Xiaomi Mi6 Plus and the Xiaomi Mi6 have just been filtered by one of those technology leakers who usually give us these joys through the Chinese social network Weibo. In this way we can ensure that both devices would be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor. Both would have up to 6 GB of RAM, although the standard Xiaomi Mi6 will also be marketed with 4 GB of RAM.
In terms of storage, the 5.1-inch Mi6 would go on sale in 32, 64 or 128 GB versions, while the 5.7-inch model would only be available with 64 and 128 GB capacity. As for the operating system the filtration speaks of MIUI 8, but it is possible that the manufacturer will finally present MIUI 9 coinciding with the launch of both terminals.
Finally, it is not surprising to see that the largest model of Xiaomi mount two cameras on the back. The rear camera of the main unit would mount a Sony IMX400 sensor in contrast to the two lenses and the IMX362 sensor of the Xiaomi Mi6 Plus.
Xiaomi Mi 6 and Xiaomi Mi 6 Plus, specifications
Both the Xiaomi Mi 6 and the Mi 6 Plus will incorporate the latest technology as far as processors are concerned. The camera will also be a center point on these terminals as well as the battery. If all is confirmed, we will be facing two of the best phones of the year 2017.
- Snapdragon 835 Processor
- 5.15 inches FHD on the Mi 6 and 5.7 inches FHD on the Mi 6 Plus
- 4 or 6 GB RAM for the Mi 6, 6 GB for the Mi 6 Plus
- 32, 64 and 128 GB of internal storage in the Mi 6, 64 or 128 GB in the Mi 6 Plus
- Sony IMX 400 for the Xiaomi Mi 6, Sony IMX362 for the Xiaomi Mi 6 Plus
- 3200mAh battery in the Xiaomi Mi 6, 4500mAh for the Mi 6 Plus
As you can see, the Xiaomi Mi 6 Plus will be well above the mid range model. We talked about that the basic configuration of the Plus model would start with 64 GB of storage and 6 GB of RAM, it would have 1200mAh more than the Mi 6 and a better camera.
Now it is time to wait for Xiaomi to give us the official date of presentation of its new star terminals. Both will be spectacular terminals, so we will keep you informed as soon as we have more news about them.