Xiaomi Mi 6X is all set to get unveiled on April 25 in China. After posting a teaser confirming the launch date, Xiaomi has now released a few high-resolution images of the smartphone. The images, which were posted on Weibo earlier today, allow us to take a good look at the upcoming phone.
The images further reveal the Xiaomi Mi 6X will be available in five color options including Cherry Powder, Red Flame, Sand Gold, Glacier Blue and Black Stone. It is also safe to say that the smartphone will feature a full-screen design with minimal bezels, a vertically stacked dual rear camera setup, and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. Just like its predecessor, the Mi 6X appears to sport a metal unibody design.
When it comes to the specifications, the Mi 6X is expected to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor clocked at 2.2GHz. The smartphone could arrive in three memory variants.
The base variant will have 4GB RAM and 32GB inbuilt storage, another variant will have 6GB RAM and 64GB inbuilt storage, and the top-end variant will feature 6GB RAM and 128GB inbuilt storage. The storage space will be further expandable using a microSD card.
The main highlight of the Xiaomi Mi 6X will be its cameras. Its rear dual camera setup is said to comprise of a 12MP Sony IMX486 sensor with an aperture of f/1.8 and a 20MP Sony IMX376 sensor with a similar aperture. The rear camera will come with 4K video recording support at a frame rate of 30fps.
For the front camera, the smartphone could make use of a 20MP Sony IMX376 sensor with f/2.2 aperture and a selfie flash. The selfie camera is likely to feature Portrait Mode.
The Mi 6X is further expected to pack a 2,910mAh battery and run on Android 8.0 Oreo topped with MIUI 9. The smartphone is said to be fitted with a 5.99-inch display with FHD+ resolution.
For those who are not aware, the Mi 6X will probably launched as Mi A2 in markets outside China. While there is no information on its pricing yet, we expect the Mi A2 to be a budget smartphone.