Xiaomi will be announcing the Mi MIX 2S flagship phone later today. It is speculated that the Chinese manufacturer will also launch two new devices alongside the Mi MIX 2S. However, it goes without saying that the major attraction of the unveil event would be the upgraded version of the Mi MIX 2. Just ahead of the launch event, the upcoming Mi MIX 2S has appeared in real in freshly leaked photos. The new images show the handset in black and white color variants.
In the below images, the Mi MIX 2 can be seen sitting on the extreme left while the black model of the Mi MIX 2S is in the center. The white variant is placed on the right. As it can be seen in the new images, the front view of the Mi MIX 2S is almost same as the Mi MIX 2 from last year. However, the Mi MIX 2S appears slightly smaller and its bottom bezel appears to be a bit reduced. Recent reports have revealed that the Mi MIX 2S could be featuring the same 5.99-inch IPS LCD display that is available on the Mi MIX 2.
The major change in the design can be seen on the backside of the Mi MIX 2S. The Mi MIX 2 has a single camera on its rear panel, but the Mi MIX 2S is fitted with a dual camera setup at the top-left corner of the rear shell. It is speculated that its primary sensor could be 12-megapixel Sony IMX363 sensor with a pixel size of 1.4micron. The fingerprint scanner is also available on the backside of the Mi MIX 2S.
The back panel appears to be made out of glass, but there could a special edition model with a ceramic rear. It has been already revealed through recent reports that the Snapdragon 845 chipset would be powering the Mi MIX 2S. It may feature 3,400mAh battery that will carry support for wireless charging.
The 64 GB storage + 6 GB RAM variant of the Mi MIX 2S is likely to cost 3,299 Yuan (~$527) whereas the 128 GB storage + 6 GB RAM variant may be priced at 3,599 Yuan (~$575). It is speculated that will be another model featuring 256 GB of storage and 6 GB of RAM. It could be priced at 3,999 Yuan (~$639). The highest configuration model featuring a ceramic shell, 256 GB storage and 8 GB of RAM may be priced at 4,699 Yuan (~$750).