Exactly one year after the Mi 5 arrives its successor, the Mi 6, a top of the range totally renovated and ready to face the best of the best ….. yes, to face the new Galaxy S8. The Mi 6 is the 2nd smartphone on the market with Qualcomm’s most powerful SoC, the Snapdragon 835, and promises multi-level enhancements with a strong focus on photography.
The new Mi 6 maintains the elegant lines of its predecessor, the Mi 5S, counted on more rounded corners, due to the use of curved 3D glass on all four sides. The frame of this new device is in high quality metal and we can find in the back a double chamber and in the front a fingerprint sensor placed under the glass. One of the great news is the lack of the 3.5mm jack and the introduction of resistance to splashing water.
This new top of the range comes with a 5.15″ screen with Eye Care technology, which protects the eyes by filtering the blue light of the screen while keeping the colors alive.
Supporting all Mi 6 processing is Qualcomm’s new SoC, the Snapdragon 835, with the new Kryo 280 micro-architecture and clocking at 2.45 GHz, with the addition of the Adreno 540 GPU. All versions of this new Device will come with 6 GB of LPDDR4X 64 bit dual-channel RAM and with options of 64 GB and 128 GB of internal storage. According to official data, the new Xiaomi Mi 6 makes a total of 184 202 points in the Antutu benchmark test.
Following the trend of the market, the new Xiaomi Mi 6 features a dual camera with a 12 MP sensor with a wide-angle lens and a 12 MP sensor with telephoto lens that will allow for a 2X optical zoom and a 10X digital zoom With the ISP algorithm. Stabilization is guaranteed by a 4-axis optical stabilization system.
It also has a larger capacity battery, now with 3350 mAh, stereo speakers and various optimizations at the system level.