As we await the launch of Xiaomi’s MI 6X, also called MI A2, images have been leaked via China’s TENAA. Xiaomi has already sent out invitations on its Weibo account for a launch and it is rumoured to launch MI6X smartphone on25th April in Beijing, China. The TENAA, which is the authority for certifying devices, smartphones in China, showcased the design of MI 6X similar to the MI 5X or MI A1 which was first Xiaomi smartphone launched in India without the MIUI. With less than two weeks to the event, the new leak reveals a glimpse of the upcoming smartphone’s specifications and its features.
The MI 6X is expected to have a 5.99 inch LCD display with full HD display with 2160×1080 pixel resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 clocked at a maximum 2.0GHz. The dimensions are 158.88×75.54×7.3 (mm) and it weighs166gm.
The MI 6X will boast a dual camera of a 12MP Sony IMX486 primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture and a secondary 20MP Sony IMX376 sensor with f/1.8 aperture. The front 20 MP camera will be a Sony IMX376 with f/2.2 aperture and a front-facing flash. The device will support 4K video recording at 30fps. There is portrait mode available but there won’t be any optical zoom.
There are likely to be three variants – 32GB storage with 4GB RAM, 64GB storage with 6GB RAM, and 128GB storage with 6GB RAM. The device will have a microSD card slot for expandable storage. It is expected to be available in a variety of colors including Black, White, Gold, Silver, Gray, Rose Gold, Pink, Red, and Blue.
The device is said to run Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box with MIUI 9 and will be backed by a 2,910mAh battery. The new “AI Lens” feature is also set to be included. The report however claims that there may not be a 3.5 mm headphone jack or a notch design.
Lastly, nothing has been confirmed regarding the release date of this smartphone but we hope we’ll hear more from Xiaomi soon.