It seems that Lei Yun (Xiaomi’s CEO) loves to tease us and he keeps doing it just a few days before the official unveiling of their next gen Mi MIX 2 model. Earlier today, the multi-millionaire CEO posted this image on his Weibo account with the two box packages of the upcoming Mix 2 model!
The first (top box) carries the MIX logo, while the other is the back side, with a Chinese text saying that the company continues to explore and invest, along with a gold signature of Lei Jun. Note that while the first MIX was undoubtedly a concept model, this isn’t the case with the second device. This means that Xiaomi has solved all of the production issues and will be able to manufacture it without any significant issues – at least that’s what they believe.
Latest rumors insist that the new Mi MIX 2 will be equipped with a 6.2-inch display that produces a resolution of 2,960 x 1,440 pixels, it will run on Android 8 along with MIUI 9 and a dual camera system on its rear with one of its sensors offering a 20-megapixels sensor.
It is expected to feature a feature a 3D sensing camera for facial recognition. The base model of the Mi MIX 2 could feature 6 GB of RAM + 128 GB of storage and it could be priced at 3,999 Yuan (~$610). The high end variant of the device should feature 8 GB of RAM + 256 GB of storage and its pricing could be 4,999 Yuan (~$763).