Last month, Xiaomi started selling its Mi 6X smartphone in China. Ahead of the phone’s official global rollout as Mi A2, the company has now launched a new variant of the phone which comes with 4GB RAM and 32GB internal storage.
This new 32GB storage variant is priced at 1,499 Yuan, which roughly converts to $233. However, as a part of Xiaomi’s 8th Anniversary Sale offer, the phone will be available with a discount of 100 Yuan, with an effective price of 1,399 Yuan (approx. $218).
This 4GB RAM + 32GB internal storage model will go on sale in China from 1st June. When launched, the Mi 6X was available in three variants — 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage, 6GB RAM with 64GB internal storage and 6GB RAM with 128GB of onboard storage.
The smartphone comes with a full-screen design and features a 5.99-inch Full HD+ IPS LCD display with screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, it is powered by Qualcomm‘s Snapdragon 660 processor along with Adreno 512 GPU.
There’s a dual camera setup present on the back panel, consisting of a f/1.75 aperture Sony IMX486 sensor with a pixel size of 1.25μm and a secondary 20-megapixel front-facing camera that features a f/1.75 aperture Sony IMX376 sensor with a pixel size of 2μm.
On the front side, there’s a Sony IMX376 20-megapixel front camera, which comes equipped with a soft-light LED flash. It also comes with facial recognition feature and thus, also supports Face Unlock.
The dual cameras have been optimized to enhance the sharpness of the portrait shots by automatically switching to the 12-megapixel camera as the main sensor during the daytime and at night, it makes use of the 20-megapixel camera as the main sensor to capture images with more light.
Thanks to the AI, the camera setup can recognize up to 206 kinds of scenes with different optimizations to snap richer photos. Also, it can perform real-time translations for English, French, German Japanese, Korean, and Indian languages.
As for the software, the smartphone runs on MIUI 9.5 which is based on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system with support for full-screen gestures. Further, the phone comes with Xiao AI voice assistant that was introduced with Mi MIX 2S. The smartphone is fuelled by a 3,010mAh battery with support for Quick Charge 3.0.