As promised, Xiaomi launched the successor of Mi Max. The new one is a phablet called the Xiaomi Mi Max 2. It comes with a lot of upgrades and features than the previous version. The device is already launched in China, but the company didn’t make any official statement on the release in India. The first thing which makes this phablet so attractive is the big screen with full HD display. The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 comes with a 6.44 inch full HD capacitive display. Last year, Xiaomi sold, more than 3 million Mi Max.
The specifications of Xiaomi Mi Max 2
The Mi Max 2 will come with a 2 GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor which comes with the Adreno 506 GPU chipset. It will also have a 4GB RAM. There are two variants of this phablet, one is available in 64 GB internal memory version, and the other one is available with 128GB internal memory version.
For both the variants, you can use an external microSD card up to 128GB. But the microSD card slot is a hybrid one. The phablet comes at a price of CNY1699 which is around RS 16000 for the 64GB variant and the 128GB variant at the cost of RS 19000.
Battery and other specs
The Xiaomi Mi Max2 comes with a battery backup of 5300 mAh. This is another USP of the Mi Max 2. The phablet will offer you support for two full days without worrying about a plug point. The device has a fast charging facility. It can charge 68% in just an hour. In its full capacity, it can offer users up to 18 hours if battery backup and 57 hours of calling time.
It will also come with a one-handed mode feature. It will have inbuilt software feature for improved usability and efficiency. Xiaomi also offers a discreet antenna line for the Mi Max 2. It looks identical to the iPhone 7. You will get a better hand feel because of the curved and round edges.
Camera and video capability
You will also get a fingerprint scanner at the back. The phone comes with an IR blaster which acts as remote for TV and AC. It will run on MIUI 8 on Android Nougat. The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is capable of recording 4K resolution videos. It comes with a 12MP primary with phase detection, auto-focus, dual LED flash and the Sony IMX 386 image sensor. On the front, the phablet has 5MP camera. It has got the 4G VoLTE capability. Xiaomi also said that the Mi Max 2 would also come with a primary image sensor.