For a while now, Xiaomi consumers worldwide have been expecting the company to release a handset featuring 6GB of RAM, a Snapdragon 800 series SoC, and a 4000mAh battery.
While rumors had pointed to the unveiling of a variant device to the Mi 6 Plus, Xiaomi, however, had something else planned out.
Just recently, the company finally launched the long-awaited variant of the Mi Note 2, that comes with 6GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage, putting all speculation to rest.
The new Xiaomi Mi Note 2 model, variant with 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage capacity is said to be priced at CNY 2,899. The dual-SIM handset runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow-based MIUI 8.
It bears a 5.7-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) Oled flexible display tagged with a 77.2 percent screen-to-body ratio and an 110 percent NTSC gamut.
Powered by a 2.35GHz quad-core Snapdragon 821 Performance Edition SoC, the handset packed 4070mAh battery and Quick Charge 3.0.
Offering a fingerprint sensor on the home button, the Xiaomi Mi Note 2 brings a 22.56-megapixel rear camera tagged with a Sony IMX318 Exmor RS sensor, a f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, and EIS with its own 3-axis gyroscope for 4K video stabilization.
At the front area, it offers an 8-megapixel Sony IMX268 Exmor RS sensor, and a f/2.0 aperture, aside from the default group selfie feature and Auto Beautify 3.0.
In terms of connectivity options, the handset comes with support for Mi Pay, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/-AGPS, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, and USB Type-C. The handset also comes with on board Aqstic audio processor, having 192kHz/24-bit Hi-Fi sound quality.