Xiaomi has shown off its 5G variant of the Mi Mix 3 today at China Mobile Partner Conference which took place in Guangzhou, China. As the public demo has happened now, it is sure that Xiaomi is confident enough to launch devices with 5G capabilities in early 2019.
In the exhibition, Xiaomi has teased the video calling and web browsing experience on the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G for the people to grasp an idea of how 5G would actually feel like in the future.
The 5G edition of the Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 doesn’t differ much from the regular edition of the device except the processor and the modem used in it. The 5G variant will run on the Snapdragon 855 processor which is equipped with X50 LTE modem. The company has claimed the device could reach up to 2 Gbps of download speeds.
Recalling other specifications, the device sports a 6.4-inch AMOLED 1080p display. The device has an impressive 93.4% screen-to-body ratio. The manual slider hides the front cameras when not in use and can be pulled down whenever not in use. Under the hood, the device would feature the Snapdragon 855. There will be 10 GB of RAM coupled with 256 GB of internal storage.
In terms of camera, there will be a dual 12 MP rear cameras of which the primary Sony IMX363 sensor with 1.4µm pixel size and f/1.8 aperture. The secondary sensor is a telephoto lens (again IMX363) with f/2.4 aperture and 1.0µm pixel size. The front will feature a 24 MP Sony IMX576 sensor coupled with a 2 MP sensor. The rear camera can shoot slow-motion videos at 960 fps. While we were expecting an in-display fingerprint sensor, Xiaomi has equipped a physical fingerprint sensor on the rear side.
The Mi Mix 3 will be available in Jade Green, Sapphire Blue, and Onyx Black color variants. The handset draws juice from a 4000mAh battery, which supports wireless charging. The company is also bundling a 10W wireless charger in the box with the phone.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G Specifications
- 6.4-inch AMOLED 1080p display
- Snapdragon 855 processor
- 10 GB RAM
- 256 GB internal storage
- Dual 12 MP rear camera with f/1.8 and f/2.4 aperture
- 24 MP + 2 MP front camera
- 4000mAh battery