Xiaomi Mi Max phablet teased by CEO Lei Jun, promotional videos released too


With just one day to go for the official launch of Xiaomi’s Mi Max phablet, CEO Lei Jun has once again taken to Weibo to show off photos of the phablet before its debut. Xiaomi has also released promotional videos of the phablet, sadly they are in Chinese. Sporting a 6.44-inch full HD display, the phablet was recently spotted on China’s TENAA, which has revealed some of its key specifications and features.

Thanks to the teaser photos, we now have a fair idea of how the phablet will look like. The promotional photos show off the Mi Max being used in different colorful settings. These photos also show the white glass front panel, the giant 6.44-inch display and the slim bezels on the sides that look beautiful.

Xiaomi Mi Max specifications and features: Based on information shared by TENAA, the Mi Max sports a 6.44-inch full HD (1080p) display. Under the hood Qualcomm’s mid-range Snapdragon 650 hexa-core processor is likely to power the device. There are also rumors that Xiaomi could unveil its homebrew rifle processor. The phablet is expected in two variants, 2GB of RAM with 16GB storage and 3GB of RAM with 32GB storage.

In the photography department, the Mi Max is expected to sport a 16-megapixel rear camera and 5-megpaixel front facing unit. The phablet is likely to house a 4,500mAh battery with connectivity options such as 4G LTE with VoLTE support, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11ac and GPS. On the software front, it could run on MIUI 8 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

Xiaomi is also set to unveil the Android Marshmallow-based MIUI 8 which is expected to bring material design interface, new animations and features. At the launch event, the Mi Band 2 with LED display is also expected to be unveiled

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