Xiaomi announces Mi Max 2, a phone which provides battery backup for two days


Xiaomi has been doing great in last few years. With awesome phones like Redmi Note 3 and Redmi Note 4, they have seriously proved how much improvement they can bring to battery backup with software and hardware optimization. Today they have announced successor of last years’s Mi Max. New Mi Max 2 has a huge screen and a huge battery just like its predecessor. Lets take a look at the specification –

  • 6.44” large immersive full-HD display
  • 5300mAh two-day battery, Quick Charge 3.0
  • 12MP Sony IMX386 1.25-micron large-pixel camera
  • 5MP front camera, 85° wide-angle lens with Beautify
  • Full metal unibody
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 with 14nm FinFET technology (Octa-core 2.0GHz)
  • 4GB RAM + 64GB or 128GB storage
  • Up to 128GB microSD expandable storage
  • Stereo speakers, intelligently switches to stereo in landscape orientation
  • Rear fingerprint sensor
  • IR blaster
  • Dimensions: 174.1 x 88.7 x 7.6mm
  • Weight: 211g
  • Available in Gold
  • MIUI 8 based on Android N

The phone will be available in China from June 1 for a price of RMB 1699 (~$248 USD) for the 64GB/4GB version or RMB 1999 (~$292 USD) for the 128GB/4GB model. Its not yet confirmed if the device will come to other devices such as India and US.