Xiaomi announced its latest flagship Mi 6 in China. The smartphone has 5.15-inch FHD display. It is powered by Octa core Snapdragon 835 processor, runs on Android 7.0 Nougat with MIUI 8 on top. It has 6GB of RAM, 64GB and 128 storage variant.
This time Xiaomi comes with dual rear camera with 12MP in which one is with wide angle lens and other is telephoto lens (this technology was introduced in iPhone 7 Plus and it looks similar to Honor 8). It has stainless steel frame with 3D curved glass and has stereo speakers. The Mi 6 is splash proof this year, an under-glass ultrasonic fingerprint sensor at the frontIt comes with USB Type C audio port.
Xiaomi founder and CEO Lei Jun said,
Mi 6 is the culmination of our seven years of research and development in the smartphone industry, and represents the pinnacle of our journey thus far. Besides being a performance beast that is powered by Snapdragon 835, Mi 6 also demonstrates how we are constantly refining our design and pushing the boundaries of materials technology with the use of four-sided 3D curved glass and ceramic. I’m really excited to join our Mi fans today to introduce Mi 6, which once again defies price expectations, and I’m looking forward to unveiling even more amazing products in the year to come.
The Xiaomi Mi 6 will be coming in Bright Blue, Bright Black and White colours and also in Silver Edition with reflective mirror finish Stainless steel frame as well as Ceramic version with 18K gold finish around the camera.
It is priced at 2499 yuan (approx. Rs. 23,420) for the 6GB RAM with 64GB storage variant, 2899 yuan (approx. Rs. 27,190) for the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage variant and the same 6GB RAM with 128GB storage variant with ceramic body priced 2999 yuan (approx. Rs. 28,100).
Xiaomi Mi 6 specifications are
Display: 5.15-inch Full HD with 600 nits brightness, 94.4% NTSC color gamut, 1500:1 contrast ratio, 1920×1080 pixels