A 5.99-inch bezel-less display with Gorilla Glass protection, a 12-megapixel primary camera with Phase Detection Autofocus and Optical Image Stabilization, a top-of-the-line CPU, 6 gigabytes of RAM, and a 3400 mAh battery are the features the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 packs for its near-₦250k price tag.
- Network: 2G / 3G / 4G
- Display: 5.99 inches, IPS LCD Touchscreen display — (1080 x 2160 pixels)
- Software: Android v7.1 (Nougat)
- Processor: Octa-core CPU (4×2.45 GHz & 4×1.9 GHz) (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)
- Memory: 6/8GB RAM | 64/128/256GB ROM
- Cameras: Front — 5 MP | Rear — 12 MP (PDAF, OIS, dual-LED flash, [email protected] video)
- Battery: 3400 mAh
- Price: Check today’s price
Software, Design, Display
Running on the Nougat flavor of the Android operating system out of the box, albeit skinned, the Mi Mix 2 is, as expected, an LTE enabled dual-SIM device.
Design-wise, the Mix 2 is an edible-looking unibody metal device and the Mix 2 Special edition’s body is ceramic.
Its display is a 5.99-inch IPS LCD Touch display having a 1080 x 2160-pixel resolution (403 PPI) and is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 4.
Performance, Hardware, Cameras
Under the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2’s hood sits the premium Qualcomm SoC — Snapdragon 835. This SoC is an Octa-core CPU having two quad-core clusters (4×2.45 GHz and 4×1.9 GHz) and for pushing graphics, an Adreno 540 GPU is present.
Memory-wise, the device features 6GB of RAM (8GB for the special edition) and 64/128/256GB of onboard storage which cannot be extended by a microSD card.
For snaps and selfies, the Mix 2 features a 5-megapixel front-facing shooter which sits at the right edge of the bottom of the smartphone’s front, under the display. The primary camera of the device is a 12-megapixel lens which supports Phase Detection Autofocus, Optical Image Stabilization, and 2160p video shots at 30 frames per second.
To secure the device, a fingerprint sensor is present at the back of the device beneath its rear camera.
Finally, the battery on this device is a non-removable 3400 mAh Li-Ion battery which, thanks to the type C connector and support for Qualcomm’s Quick Charge, can be juiced up really fast.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Price in Nigeria
The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2, albeit not officially available in Nigeria, can be picked up online for between ₦240,000 ($600) and ₦300,000 ($750)
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Full Device Specifications
Here are the full essential details about the device…
Network and Software
|4G||Yes (Bands: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)|
|Operating System||Android v7.1 (Nougat)|
Design and Display
|Dimensions||151.8 x 75.5 x 7.7 mm|
|Display Size||5.99 inches|
|Display Type||IPS LCD Touchscreen|
|Display Resolution||1080 x 2160 pixels|
Performance and Hardware
|Processor Name||Qualcomm Snapdragon 835|
|Processor Type||Octa-core CPU (4×2.45 GHz & 4×1.9 GHz)|
|SD Card Support||No|
|Front Camera||5 MP|
|Rear Camera||12 MP (PDAF, OIS, dual-LED flash, [email protected] video)|
|Battery Capacity||3400 mAh|
|Fast Charging||Yes (Quick charge 3.0)|
Connectivity and Multimedia
|WiFi||Yes (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac)|
|Other Features||Fingerprint sensor, MIUI|