Xiaomi has launched the second variant of the Mi Max phablet series, the Mi Max 2 which sports a 6.44-inch Full HD 2.5D curved glass display with 0.7mm ultra narrow bezel on the side, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection on top with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The device is powered by a 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 506 GPU. It is coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage expandable up to 128GB using microSD card.
The device comes with improved design and build with unibody metal body with a thickness of 7.6mm. Xiaomi has improved the camera in the Max 2 which sports a 12-megapixel rear camera with Sony IMX386 sensor, 1.25μm pixel size, PDAF and dual-tone LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera.
Specifications of Xiaomi Mi Max 2:
Display: 6.44-inch Full HD IPS 2.5D curved glass display with 450nits brightness, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
Processor: 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 506 GPU
RAM and Storage: 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage, expandable memory with microSD
Camera: 12MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF, f/2.2 aperture, Sony IMX386 sensor, 1.25μm pixel size and a 5MP front-facing camera with 85-degree wide-angle lens, f/2.0 aperture
OS: MIUI 8 based on Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4 / 5GHz) MIMO, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
Battery: 5300mAh (typical) / 5200mAh (minimum) battery with Quick Charge 3.0
MI Max 2 runs on the latest Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS based on MIUI 8 and is expected to get MIUI 9 on its release. The huge device comes with a 5300mAh battery which supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 along with parallel charging that lets you charge the phone up to 68% in one hour. It promises up to 18 hours of video playback or 57 hours of talk time on a single charge.
The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is priced at Rs. 16,999 and will be available in Matte Black color in India and. It will be available from Mi.com and Mi Home during Mi 3rd anniversary sale on July 20 and 21st at 12PM. Reliance Jio is offering up to 100GB 4G data for customers at 10GB data per recharge for 10 recharges.