It has been a while since we heard from Xiaomi in Indian market. Meanwhile, its competitors like LeEco and OnePlus have been making new launches. Now, the manufacturer has decided to break its silence with the launch of Xiaomi Mi Max.
Xiaomi Mi Max will launch in India on 30 June, announced Xiaomi Global Vice President Hugo Barra on Twitter. Launched in China in May, Xiaomi Mi Max comes with a massive display of 6.44-inch. It is full-HD display offering a resolution of 1080x1920p. In China, the device was launched in three variants – 3GB RAM/32GB storage, 3GB RAM/64GB storage, and 4GB RAM/128GB storage.
The 3GB with 32GB storage model is powered a 1.8GHz hexa-core Snapdragon 650 processor and comes with a price of CNY 1,499 (approx. Rs. 15,000). The 3GB of RAM and 64GB of storage variant, powered by a 1.8GHz octa-core Snapdragon 652 processor costs CNY 1,699 (approx. Rs. 17,000), and 4GB of RAM with 128GB of storage costs CNY 1,999 (approx. Rs. 20,500). It is powered by Snapdragon 652 processor.
In terms of other specifications, Xiaomi Mi Max smartphone features a 16MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, phase detection autofocus (PDAF) and LED flash. It also has a 5MP front-camera with 85-degree wide-angle view, and a f/2.0 aperture. In terms of connectivity, dual-SIM handset supports 4G LTE with VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/ A-GPS with Glonass, and Wi-Fi 802.11ac with Mimo. There is an infrared emitter that will act as a universal remote control, besides an ambient light sensor, gyroscope, accelerometer, and proximity sensor. It runs Android Marshmallow out-of-the-box.
Though large in size, Xiaomi Mi Max is slim and sleek. Added, it comes wrapped in a metal body and has a finger print scanner. A 4850mAh battery completes the package.