The Xiaomi Mi Max was announced today, i.e., on 10th May 2016 in China alongside MIUI 8.
The phone is the first device with a screen between 6 and 7 inches from Xiaomi. In other words, it’s the first phablet from the Beijing based phone maker.
Let’s take a look at the specifications.
Xiaomi Mi Max Specifications
|Model||Xiaomi Mi Max|
|SIM Card||Dual SIM (Hybrid SIM)|
|Color||Light Gray, Silver, Gold|
ROM: 32GB/64GB/128GB EXPANDABLE
|Chipset||CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 650/652|
|Other||Fingerprint scanner (rear)|
|Screen||Display size: 6.44-inchesResolution: 1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Cameras||Rear: 16 mega-pixel with PDAF & Dual Tone LED
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Front: 5 mega-pixel
|Battery capacity||Non-removable 4850mAh|
Xiaomi Mi Max Picture Gallery
Xiaomi Mi Max Pricing & Availability
The Mi Max will go on its first sale on 17th May in China. The phone has three variants with varying storages and RAM, take a look below:
- 3GB RAM/32GB, Snapdragon 650: 1499 Yuan / $230
- 3GB RAM/64GB, Snapdragon 652: 1699 Yuan / $260
- 4GB RAM/128GB, Snapdragon 652: 1999 Yuan / $306
There’s no word on a launch in other markets as of now.
The specifications suggest that the Mi Max is not very different from the Redmi Note 3 (Pro), with the exception, of course, of the added RAM.
What do you think? What would you be happy to pay for the Mi Max (keeping in mind reseller cuts)?