Xiaomi’s Mi Max phablet, which was launched in the year 2016 became a popular device, especially among the multimedia users. This year, the company launched its successor, dubbed as Mi Max 2 with upgraded specifications. Now, according to the latest reports, the company is now working on the Mi Max 3.
The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 will reportedly come with major upgrades to keep the devices in line with the current trends. The phone is expected to come with an even bigger display size of 7-inch. This is interesting as the 7-inch devices usually fall under the tablet category. The Full HD+ display will have a screen resolution of 2160 × 1080 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio.
The phablet is likely to be powered by Qualcomm‘s Snapdragon 660 chipset. Currently, we don’t have information regarding the RAM and internal storage capacity on the device. With dual camera setup at the back of the device getting mainstream, the Mi Max 3 is expected to come equipped with the same.
Looking at the recently leaked images of the phone, the dual camera module will be placed at the top-left corner, along with an LED flash. The company is expected to employ a high-resolution camera sensor coupled with a depth sensor, or a wide-angle lens with a telephoto lens.
The phone is expected to pack a 5,500mAh battery which will also support Quick Charge 3.0 as well as reverse charging. While there are no details available about the software used, we are expecting the phablet to run Android Nougat based MIUI 9. Looking at the past launch dates, we are expecting this Mi Max 3 to launch in the middle of the next year.
The Mi Max 2 features a 6.44-inch Full HD with 1920 x 1080 pixels screen resolution. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, paired with 4GB RAM. There is a 12-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. The phone runs Android Nougat 7.1.1 layered with MIUI 8 on top and is fuelled by a 5,300mAh battery.