Till date, we have seen several leaks and heard numerous rumors related to the upcoming phablet from Xiaomi that is the second generation Mi Note. However, a specific launch date of when the Mi Note 2 will be announced was not told before.
Now, as per a report by Gizmo China, the Xiaomi Mi Note 2 could be announced on July 25. The report goes on stating that the Mi Note successor will carry a price tag of 2,499 Yuan (approx. Rs 25,000). This price is a bit difference from that suggested by the earlier leaks.
Xiaomi Mi Note 2 Teaser
Earlier this week, Xiaomi shared a teaser for the Mi Note 2 on Weibo. As per the teaser with "2>5", the report suggests that it could be a way to hint at the launch date of July 25. But, this is just a wild guess. Previously, the reports suggested that the Mi Note 2 is more powerful than the flagship Mi 5 making sense out of the equation.
Powerful Smartphone Tipped for July
The President of Xiaomi, Bin Lin, stated that they will be launching a powerful smartphone this month. Considering the teaser and the time frame suggested by the Xiaomi executive, we can infer that the launch of the Mi Note 2 is not too far.
Two Variants of Mi Note 2 in the Pipeline
Going by the reports that we have seen so far, the Mi Note 2 is believed to arrive in two variants - one with 32 GB internal storage and 4 GB of RAM and the other with 64 GB of storage and 6 GB of RAM. This way, the Mi Note 2 will join the fleet of 6 GB RAM smartphones that are available in the market. There are rumors regarding a 128 GB storage version of the device with 6 GB RAM as well.
Xiaomi Mi Note 2 will arrive with a 5.7-inch QHD 1440p display and get the power from a Snapdragon 820 processor. There is a 16 MP main snapper on board the device and a 4,000 mAh battery with the Quick Charge 3.0 support, claim the reports. The other specifications tipped by the reports include NFC, 4G LTE, and an ultrasonic fingerprint scanner.