Xiaomi will start trial production for the upcoming device, while the phone will hit the shelves in mid-March in China.
According to online reports, Xiaomi will start trial production for the upcoming device, while the phone will hit the shelves in mid-March in China. If the rumours are to be believed, the Mi 6 will be launched in three different variants.
Specs and pricing for the three versions were revealed
The Xiaomi Mi 6 Premier is expected to be top end model in the series with a ceramic body. It is expected to pack OLED QHD display and dual-curved design. It will be powered by the Qualcomm SoC, 64-bit octa-core Snapdragon 835 paired with 6GB RAM. The device will also have a dual camera setup and 256GB of internal storage.
The standard variant will have similar features as the premium Mi 6, but won’t feature a ceramic body. It will have 4GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The Xiaomi Mi 6 Youth on the other hand will be the most affordable variant running Helio X30 SoC, with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage
All the three smartphones are expected to run Android Nougat out-of-the-box with the latest MIUI 8 operating system.
Pricing for the three models has been revealed, the Mi 6 Premier could be priced at $437, while the Standard variant could cost $364 and customers would have to pay about $294 for the Youth version.