The Mi 6 in all its glory

1/8The Mi 6 in all its glory
The Mi 6 in all its glory
Xiaomi has finally taken wraps off the Mi 6 at an event held in Bejing today. The Mi 6 boasts of premium built with top-of-the-line specifications at an affordable price which has been the company’s mantra since long.

Let’s take a look at everything there is to know about the new flagship smartphone from Xiaomi.

A more premium design…

2/8A more premium design…
A more premium design…
Xiaomi Mi 6 comes with a body fused with stainless steel and glass to give it a unibody look with a reflective finish. The fingerprint sensor on the front as well as the camera modules has all been covered with what the company calls a Four-sided 3D Curved Glass, which gives the smartphone more rounded corners. The Mi 6 features a 5.1-inch full HD display under the glass.

At the heart of Mi 6

3/8At the heart of Mi 6
At the heart of Mi 6
Under the hood lies the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 built on the 10nm technology and Adreno 540 GPU which is backed up by 6GB of RAM. This configuration makes the Mi 6 go toe-to-toe with some of the 2017 flagship devices including the Samsung Galaxy S8 and the LG G6. Xiaomi is offering the Mi 6 in various storage capacity variants.

The dual-camera setup

4/8The dual-camera setup
The dual-camera setup
Xiaomi takes a plunge into the dual-camera world and is offering the Xiaomi Mi 6 with twin camera on the back. A 12-megapixel wide-angle lens and telephoto lens on board the Mi 6 will give pictures a depth-of-field effect. The rear cameras also support 2x lossless optical image stabilisation followed by a 10x digital zoom.

Battery capacity

5/8Battery capacity
Battery capacity
The Xiaomi Mi 6 is powered by a 3,350 mAh battery which should be fine for a day’s usage as claimed by the company.

What’s more?

6/8What’s more?
What’s more?
Xiaomi Mi 6 is splash resistant with all its ports being sealed to prevent liquid damage.

The Mi 6 also come with front facing stereo speakers.

Also, the Mi 6 ditches the headphone jack.

Variants and Prices

7/8Variants and Prices
Variants and Prices
The Xiaomi Mi 6 will be available with 6GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage for RMB 2499 ($363) while the 128GB variant is priced at RMB 2899 ($421).

Ceramic Edition?

8/8Ceramic Edition?
Ceramic Edition?
Xiaomi has also released a special Ceramic Edition of the Mi 6 which will come with 6GB RAM + 128 GB onboard storage for RMB 2999 ($435). Additionally, there’s a Silver Edition as well which comes with mirror finish.