Xiaomi Mi MIX 2, Mi Note 3 Launched: Price, Features, and More

As expected, Xiaomi on Monday, September 11 launched the much awaited the Mi MIX 2 and Mi Note 3 smartphones in China. As its biggest highlight and one of the most talked features, the Mi Mix 2 sports a 5.99-inch almost a full bezel-less display with an 18:9 aspect ratio which is 12-percent smaller bottom bezel than the previous generation Mi MIX, it also packs a hidden sound-guided speaker as well as an ultrasonic proximity sensor.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Features
The new Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 sports 5.99-inch almost a full bezel-less display which is 11.9 percent smaller in the body compared to the 6.4-inch Xiaomi Mi Mix, it is now 2.5 percent thinner, and 11.5 percent lighter.

The regular edition of the smartphone will be available in a Black colour variant, which also features a Black lens coating for the front and rear camera, apart from an 18K gold plated camera ring on the rear camera.


It features a frame built out of 7-Series aluminium, holding in the four-sided curved ceramic body. There is a Special Edition which you can see below features a complete ceramic body, and will be available in both Black and White colour variants.

Special Edition Mi Mix 2

Another big highlight of the Mi Mix 2 is the ‘hidden sound-guided speaker‘, which according to the company is a ‘cantilever piezoelectric ceramic acoustic technology’ that resonates the sound through the metal frame and delivers it through the screen itself – completely hiding the speaker on the smartphone. This is achieved with 50mW membrane speaker, sound guiding tube, and a sound hole.

The smartphone also supports 6 modes and 43 bands – making it a ‘global LTE smartphone’.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Specifications
It comes with dual-SIM (Nano-SIM) Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 features a 5.99-inch FHD (1080×2160 pixels) 18:9 display with a pixel density of 403ppi and a DCI-P3 colour gamut. It is powered by a Snapdragon 835 SoC clocked at up to 2.45GHz and paired with 6GB of RAM the special edition comes with 8GB RAM.

It sports a 12-megapixel Sony IMX386 sensor with 1.25-micron pixels, 4-axis optical image stabilization, 5-piece lens, a f/2.0 aperture, and facial recognition. On the front, it sports a 5-megapixel front camera with a facial recognition function.

As for storage, there are three fixed in-built storage variants, namely – 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11ac, GPS/ A-GPS, Bluetooth v5.0, and USB Type-C. The regular variant of the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 measures 151.8×75.5×7.7mm, and weighs 185 grams.

The Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Special Edition on the other hand measures 150.5×74.6×7.7mm and weighs 187 grams. Both variants are powered by a 3400mAh battery. Sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometer, digital compass, gyroscope, and ultrasonic proximity sensor.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Price
Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 has been priced at CNY 3,299 (roughly Rs. 32,300) for its 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant, CNY 3,599 (roughly Rs. 35,300) for the 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant, and CNY 3,999 (roughly Rs. 39,200) for the 6GB RAM/ 256GB storage variant. There’s also a Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Special Edition, with a full ceramic body, priced at CNY 4,699 (roughly Rs. 46,000) – it features 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.

Mi Note 3 Features and Specs
Alongside the Mi Mix 2, Xiaomi has also launched Mi Note 3, Mi Note 3 sports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display with a pixel density of 403ppi. The Mi Note 3 is powered by a Snapdragon 660 SoC clocked at up to 2.2GHz and packs 6 GB of RAM and will be available with 64GB and 128GB storage variant. The Mi Note 3 packs quite similar specs to the Mi 5X, and sports dual-camera setup on the back, a regular and a 2x telephoto one. The rear camera also features portrait mode.

Mi Note 3

Mi Note 3 sports a 16mp front camera with Adaptable AI Beautify which smooths skin and can even change the shape of a face. The Xiaomi Mi Note 3 packs a 3,500mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0.

The Mi Note 3 will be available with different pricing based on their storage – 6GB + 64GB in Black costs RMB 2,499 (Rs. 24,559), 6GB + 128GB in Black is RMB 2,899 (Rs. 28,390) and for RMB 2,999 you get the Blue 6GB + 128GB Mi Note 3 (Rs. 29164).

Rizwan Ahmad 
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Rizwan is an avid mobile geek and a gaming lover. He loves to keep a tab on new Tech and loves to share latest tech news and reviews on Smartphones, Gadgets, Apps and more here on cyberockk.
Rizwan Ahmad
Rizwan Ahmad

Rizwan is an avid mobile geek and a gaming lover. He loves to keep a tab on new tech and loves to share the latest tech news and reviews on Smartphones, Gadgets, Apps, and more.


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