Xiaomi India has launched the company’s latest smartphone – Xiaomi Mi Max 2 in India at a price tag of Rs.16,999. The smartphone comes in Matte Black colours and it is available from Mi.com and Mi Home during 3rd anniversary sale on July 20th & 21st at 12:00 P.M. Later on, the Xiaomi Mi Max 2 will be available from Flipkart, Amazon, Tata Cliq, and Paytm mall starting from July 27th 10:00 A.M. and it also available from offline stores such as Poorvika, BigC, Sangeetha, Croma, Lot, Vijay Sales, eZone and Reliance Digital on the same day. Originally, the smartphone was launched in China in two variants – 64GB variant cost 1,699 Yuan while 128GB variant cost 1,999 Yuan. The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is the successor to last year’s Mi Max.
The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 comes with 100GB additional 4G data for Jio customers and it can be divided into 10GB data per month with a recharge of Rs. 309.
Xiaomi Mi Max 2
Display, Processor, Operating System, and Memory
On the specifications front, the smartphone features 6.44-inch Full HD IPS 2.5D curved glass display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and the display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is
powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor which is paired with Adreno 506 GPU & 4GB of RAM. The smartphone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system with MIUI 8.0 on top of it and it has 64GB internal storage which can be expanded further via microSD card.
On the photography front, the Xiaomi Mi Max 2 features 12MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF, f/2.2 aperture, Sony IMX386 sensor, 1.25μm pixel size, and 5MP front-facing camera with 85-degree wide-angle lens, f/2.0 aperture for selfie & video-calling.
SIM Card Support, Connectivity Features, and Sensors
The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 has Hybrid SIM Dual SIM card slot and comes with connectivity features like 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4 / 5GHz) MIMO, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
Dimensions, and Weigh
The smartphone measures 174.1×88.7×7.6mm and weighs 211g.
The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 packs 5300mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 & reverse charging and the smartphone charges up to 68% in 1 hour. According to Xiaomi India, Mi Max 2 battery promises 18 hours of video playback time or 57 hours of talk time on a single charge.
Xiaomi Mi Max 2 vs Xiaomi Mi Max
|Specifications||Xiaomi Mi Max 2||Xiaomi Mi Max|
|Display||6.44-inch Full HD IPS 2.5D curved glass display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels||6.44-inch Full HD IPS 2.5D curved glass display with 1000 : 1 contrast ratio, 72% NTSC color gamut|
|Processor||2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 506 GPU||Hexa-Core Snapdragon 650 / Octa Core Snapdragon 652 processor with Adreno 510 GPU|
|Memory||4GB RAM with 64GB storage, expandable memory with microSD||3GB/4GB RAM with 32GB/128GB storage, expandable memory with microSD|
|Operating System||Android 7.1.1 Nougat with MIUI 8.0 on top of it||Android 6.0 Marshmallow with MIUI 7.5 on top of it|
|Rear-Camera||12MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF, f/2.2 aperture, Sony IMX386 sensor, 1.25μm pixel size||16MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF, f/2.0 aperture|
|Front-Camera||5MP front-facing camera with 85-degree wide-angle lens, f/2.0 aperture||5MP front-facing camera with 85-degree wide-angle lens, f/2.0 aperture|
|Connectivity||4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4 / 5GHz) MIMO, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C||4G LTE with VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4 / 5GHz) MIMO, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS|
|Dimensions||174.1 × 88.7 × 7.6mm||173.1 × 88.3 × 7.5mm|
|SIM Card Slot||Hybrid Dual SIM Card Slot||Hybrid Dual SIM Card Slot|
|Battery||5300mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0||4850mAh battery|