Delhi, June 14: Chinese smartphone-maker Xiaomi launched Mi Max 2 in July last year and now a device has been spotted online that is most likely to be called the Mi Max 3. If everything goes well then the company might launch the device to the market soon.
The highlight of the MI Max 2 was its size and massive battery that was a 6.44-inch display and a 5,300 mAh battery. The Mi Max 3 is also expected to continue with the trend with a big display and a massive battery power.
According to a report published in 91Mobiles, specs of Mi Max 3 were leaked on Chinese social media platform Weibo, that revealed Mi Max 3 will feature a 6.99-inch HD+ LCD display backed by a 5,500 mAh battery. The MI MAX 3 will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC paired with 4 GB/6 GB RAM and 64 GB /128 GB of internal storage options. For photography, the Mi Max 3 will sport a dual camera setup at rear with 20 MP Sony IMX63 as the primary sensor.
Another report on GizmoChina suggested that Mi Max 3 is expected to be launched in July and could feature wireless charging, iris scanner and more.
If Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is compared it features a 6.44 screen but a bigger battery. Playing its cards on the slimmer design and a massive 5,300mAh battery, Xiaomi is looking to grab a bigger pie of the affordable phablet market.
The device is slimmer and comfortable to carry. The black metal unibody makes the phone look more premium than its predecessor. Mi Max 2 is not heavy and can be easily slid into the back pocket.
On the front, it has a 2.5D curved glass screen, featuring Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, with a 5MP camera and light sensor on the right and left sides of the earpiece. Below the display are the backlit navigation touchpads.
The volume rocker and power button ae on the right side of the device and the hybrid SIM tray on the left.
The device sports a fingerprint sensor on the back. It has 12MP camera on the top left with a dual-LED flash and 3.5mm jack on top.
The photos came out excellent in daylight. The autofocus works fairly well and the selfie shooter does good work in well-lit conditions.
'Mi Max 2' has narrow bezels on its 6.44-inch Full-HD display that augments the content consumption.
Another impressive feature is the earpiece which doubles up as a loudspeaker when a user watches a video in potrait mode delivering a surround-sound effect.
The octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor ensures videos and audios are played smoothly and 4GB RAM gives a lag-free experience. The device has 64GB onboard memory (expandable upto 128GB).
The device runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system topped with Xiaomi's custom MIUI 8.5 and supports the split-screen feature.