Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi is all set to launch its new smartphone Xiaomi Mi 6X, the successor of the Mi 5X at a launch event on 25th April.
The company has been teasing features of the upcoming smartphone to build the hype around the smartphone. Everything related to the device has been leaked online, including specifications, features, and images.
Now, in the latest update related to the smartphone, the company has confirmed that the Xiaomi Mi 6X will come with a new artificial intelligence based smart assistant. It will offer features such as foreign language translation, application opening, voice-based search, among others.
This is a step forward for the China-based company in the AI-based smart assistant space. The company had previously launched a couple of AI-based smart speakers. Most recently, the company launched Xiaomi AI Mini Speaker for 169 Yuan (~$27).
Previous leaks related to the smartphone has revealed that the smartphone will come with a 5.99-inch Full-HD+ display having a screen resolution of 1440 x 720 pixel. A recent leak of the phone’s retail box revealed that the device will be powered by Qualcomm‘s Snapdragon 660 processor.
The smartphone is expected to come in three variants based on the memory configuration — 2GB, 3GB, and 4GB RAM along with 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB internal storage. However, the previous TENAA listing of the device revealed two models — 4GB RAM + 64GB storage and 6GB RAM with 128GB internal storage.
In the camera department, the phone will be featuring a dual camera setup at the back and the primary sensor will be of 20-megapixel. On the front side also, there’ll a 20-megapixel shooter. The smartphone is expected to be running Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box with the company’s own MIUI and will be powered by a 3000mAh battery.
The Xioami Mi 6X smartphone will be available in five color options, including Red, Pink, Black, Blue, and Gold. The smartphone is expected to be priced at 1,499 (approximately $238) at the time of launch in China.
We are also expecting the company to launch a global variant of the device, likely to be named Xiaomi Mi A2, making it the successor of the Mi A1. The Mi A2 is speculated to be the Android One smartphone, just like its predecessor.