Preheating Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 from the leaks tends to be increasing day after day. Today, finally Xiaomi CEO ‘Lei Jun’ breaks the silence and posts on Weibo for the flagship promotion releasing on September 11.
Getting into the details, this afternoon, Lei Jun posted Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 boxing picture on Weibo, showing the front lid only. Lei Jun captures the picture using Xiaomi Mi 6 dual camera.
Looking at the photos, the packaging of Mi MIX 2 appears to be similar to the previous generation. A dedicatedly designed box for Xiaomi’s most premium flagship. But there’s a bit difference, as the Mi MIX 2 boxing appears to have more texture for a better premium effect. Moreover, it’s squared shaped rather than being rectangular. We might also note that the boxing will be open lid style instead of sliding.
Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 boxing is the evidence that the phone has Xiaomi has started mass production.
Concerning configuration, Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 will integrate a 6-inch or 6.2-inch Full-screen 2.0 technology, supporting one hand operation. MIX 2 flagship will be metal rather than ceramic. The SoC will be Snapdragon 835 or Snapdragon 836 from the Geekbench leak, along with 6GB RAM and 8GB RAM possible in Higher/Exclusive version. It will be the first phone to equip with 3D sensing lens and facial recognization enabled. The pricing will be the following:
- High Version for 3999 yuan ($610)
- Top version for 4999 yuan ($762)