Recently, Xiaomi teased the launch a new variant of the Mi MIX 2S by posting a video on a microblogging platform Weibo. In the video, there appears a number of Dunhuang art photos in green color. Now, a new image has surfaced online that shows the Mi MIX 2S in green color.
Prior to this upcoming Dunhuang Art Edition, Xiaomi had worked with the British Museum to design and package the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S Special Art Edition, priced at 4,299 Yuan (approximately $629). Now, the green color variant of the Mi MIX 2S is expected to launch on August 10.
The Mi MIX 2S features a 5.99-inch IPS LCD Full Screen 2.0 display that offers a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. The screen that delivers an aspect ratio of 18:9 carries support for DCI-P3 color gamut. The Mi MIX 2S offers higher screen-to-body ratio than the Mi MIX 2.
It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset coupled with Artificial Intelligence Engine (AIE). The device comes in three variants — 6GB RAM with 64GB internal storage, 6GB RAM with 128GB storage and 8GB RAM with 256GB onboard storage. It’s not yet known if the new color option will be available in all three models or not.
The Mi MIX 2S is the first phone in the series to feature a vertically aligned dual camera setup. It features an f/1. 8 aperture 12-megapixel Sony IMX363 wide-angle lens that has a pixel size of 1.4micron as the primary sensor. It is coupled with a secondary 12-megapixel telephoto lens that carries support for 2x optical zoom. There’s an 8-megapixel selfie camera with AI-based features.
The front camera of the Mi MIX 2S also works as face unlock feature. There’s also a fingerprint reader on the back panel. The connectivity features available on the device include dual-SIM, USB-C, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, and NFC.
Running on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box with the company’s own MIUI 10, the handset is fuelled by a 3,400mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging support.