Xiaomi Mi Note 2: On Tuesday Xiaomi launched its latest flagship phone, Xiaomi Mi Note 2 in Bejing. The company has already confirmed the handset’s name and that it’ll sport a curved display similar to the dual-edge display of Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. It will be available in Piano Black and Glacial Silver colour variants, with an aluminium build. During its launch, the Chinese company revealed a number of exciting features of the new smartphone.
Xiaomi Mi Note 2 Specifications:
The handset sports a 5.7-inch Oled flexible display that’ll come along with a 110 percent NSTC gamut and a 77.2 percent screen-to-body ratio. It’ll be powered by a 2.35GHz quad-core Snapdragon 821 Performance Edition SoC. Speaking of the camera, Mi Note 2 bears 22.56-megapixel camera on the rear with a Sony IMX318 Exmor RS sensor, PDAF, an f/2.0 aperture, and EIS that has its own 3-axis gyroscope for 4K video stabilisation. A 8-megapixel camera adorns the front, along with Sony IMX268 Exmor RS sensor, and an f/2.0 aperture, apart from a group selfie feature and Auto Beautify 3.0.
Connectivity options include global LTE bands (with support for up to 37 LTE bands), NFC connectivity, with support for Mi Pay. Moreover, the company promises 6000Mbps LET speeds on the downlink, with about 3x carrier aggregation. On board users will find, Aqstic audio processor, with 192kHz/24-bit Hi-Fi sound quality. The device runs on Android 7.1 Nougat.
One of the highlights of the device is that it’ll have a Virtual SIM card function that aims to provide constant internet connectivity to people travelling to China.
Xiaomi Mi Note 2 Price
The handset will be available in three variants – 4GB RAM+ 64GB storage model costs CNY 2,799, while the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage model is priced at CNY 3,299, and the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage Global Edition model is priced at CNY 3,499.
Xiaomi Mi Note 2 Availability
Currently, the Mi Note 2 is only available in China and there now news of when the handset will hit the international market.
Xiaomi’s Mi VR Headset
The company has also launched the Xiaomi’s Mi VR headset that costs 199 RMB. Xiaomi promises several launch apps for the VR and informs about the collaboration with over 200 app developers.