Xiaomi Mi MIX 4 Will Have a 5G Version in Second Half – Lei Jun

Lei Jun, the founder of Xiaomi and chairman of Xiaomi Group, posted a poster of 5G on Weibo. The poster hinted that there will be a Xiaomi 5G phone to release in the second half of 2019. People assume that could be Xiaomi Mi MIX 4 5G.

Xiaomi mi Mix 4 5G weibo poset lei jun

Currently limited by cost, platform, and other reasons, 5G function is only supported on the flagship model, that is why the phone could be none other than Mi MIX 4 hinted by Lei Jun.

Xiaomi  Product Director ‘Wang Teng’ revealed that Xiaomi Mi MIX 4 is charging faster than Xiaomi 9. At present, Xiaomi Mi 9 has already supported 20W wireless flash charging (the world’s first). It is speculated that Xiaomi Mi MIX 4 5G will most likely support higher-power wireless flash charging, and break the record.

In the core configuration, Xiaomi Mi MIX 4 will feature Snapdragon 855 Plus. According to Qualcomm, the Snapdragon 855 Plus integrates the Snapdragon X24 LTE 4G modem supporting multi-gigabit connections and implements 5G connectivity by utilizing the Snapdragon X50 5G modem and Qualcomm RF front-end solution.

Finally, concerning the Xiaomi Mi MIX 4 release date, Xiaomi co-founder and President ‘Lin Bin’ confirmed that Xiaomi Mi MIX 4 will not be released in August.

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