Well perhaps this is a sign after all, don’t you think? It seems that Xiaomi is preparing for Mi Mix 2 arrival and recently reduced the price of its Mi Mix flagship model by 500 Yuan on their official flagship store on Jingdong (JD.com).
The 500 Yuan price reduction is for the 6GB RAM + 256GB storage variant, bringing its price down to 3499 Yuan (~$524) from 3999 Yuan (~$599). Note that the 4GB + 128GB version also had its price reduced by 300 Yuan recently and you can now get it for 3,199 Yuan(~$479) instead of 3,499 Yuan (~$524).
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I know you all know it, but it’s always fun to enjoy the specs of this little beast, that packs a 6.4-inch display with a resolution of 2040 × 1080 pixel and a 17: 9 aspect ratio. Xiaomi’s flagship is powered by a Snapdragon 821 chip with 4GB/6GB of RAM, and 128GB/256GB of storage. It’s truly bezel-less comes with a 91.3% screen-to-body ratio, that was unprecedented last year, but current rumors insist that the new Mi Mix 2 will offer up to 95% of screen/body ratio along with a fully ceramic body. The previous Mix packed a 4400 mAh battery and a rear mounted fingerprint scanner and it was available in black and white variants, but we only got to see the black version in the market.