Mi’s Mix family is soon going to receive a new addition, as the company announced the launch date for Mi Mix 2S and pressed on the fact that it will feature fastest in the house Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC. It will be the third smartphone in Mix series, and it will succeed the Mi Mix and Mi Mix 2. Xiaomi has already sent out the invites for the launch of the smartphone, invite does not reveal much about the device except the chipset, but several reports and rumors have suggested various specifications.
So, Xiaomi posted an image at Chinese website, Weibo displaying the launch of Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S on 27th March, 2018, most probably in China. Image also shares information about its AnTuTu score and SoC. Image says that device have AnTuTu score of 273,741 and will be powered by newly released Snapdragon 845 processor.
Although, official invite does not reveal much about the inner and outer configurations of handset but several leaks and rumors have hinted on various specifications that it will offer. Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S is likely to sport a 5.99-inch FHD+ bezel-less display with 2160 x 1080 pixels screen resolution. Reports suggested that it will get a bump in internal storage to 256GB instead of 128GB in Xiaomi Mi Mix 2. Mix 2S is said to feature 8GB RAM, 3400mAH capacity battery and likely to run Android 8.0 Oreo hopefully.
Another report hinted that Mi Mix 2S will have AI integrations like capability of device’s image sensor to recognise objects and scenes. It is also tipped that smartphone will feature Sony’s IMX363 sensor with added capabilities like auto HDR, object recognition and chroma Flash.
This is not all, we also have a report tipping about under-display fingerprint sensor into the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S just like we have seen in World’s first smartphone to house in-display fingerprint scanner, Vivo X20 Plus UD. If that report appears exactly true then, Mix 2S will be the first Xiaomi device to do so. It is also a rumor of town that it might have a front notch just like iPhone X. Wait, that does not end here, it has also emerged that handset is likely to borrow ‘swipe up and pause feature’ from Apple.
Well, all these reports about Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S whether appears true or falls flat can be told only on 27th March, the launch date of handset.