Mi 6X with 18:9 display, dual rear cameras might soon be launched in China; images & specifications leaked
Xiaomi has been riding high on the success they have received with their recent launch of the Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro. With all of that done and over with, consumers have been waiting with batting eyelids for their next smartphone to arrive. As per the reports that have been coming in, a new Xiaomi smartphone has been doing the rounds on the internet. The images which first surfaced on TENNA, carrying a model number M1804D2SE, hint towards the launch of a new Xiaomi smartphone called the Mi 6X or as it’s being rumoured to be called Mi A2 outside China.
With the launch of Redmi Note 5 and Note 5 Pro, and Mi Mix 2S launch event just concluded earlier today, the Mi 6X launch might not be far ahead. Talking about the specifications of the smartphone, the Mi 6X is expected to come with a 5.99-inch FHD+ (2160×1080 pixels) display with 2.5D curved glass. It’s most likely that the smartphone will feature a 2.2 GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 630 or a Snapdragon 660 SoC. For memory requirements, the smartphone might be equipped with 6 GB RAM and 128 GB of internal storage or 4GB RAM with 64GB storage, which will be further expandable up to 128 GB via microSD.
For operations, the Mi 6X will come with Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box with most probably the MIUI 9.5 on top in China or Stock Android if the company decides to launch it as Android One smartphone in India, like last year. The optics on the smartphone will most probably rely upon a 20 MP rear camera with LED flash, with a secondary sensor of 8 MP forming a dual camera set-up. On the front side, the smartphone might sport a 20 MP camera for selfies and video calling.
For connectivity, the smartphone will be reliant upon a Hybrid-Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz / 5GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C connector, 3.5 mm jack. Furthermore, the smartphone will come with a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner (can be seen in the leaked image) and has also been provided with an IR Blaster. The dimensional measurements of the smartphone are expected to be 158.88×75.54×7.3mm and it will possibly weigh 166 gms and might be relying upon a 2910 mAh battery.