Chinese OEM Xiaomi is all set to launch Mi Mix 2S in its hometown on March 27. According to the same, the smartphone has scored 2449 points in the single-core test and 8309 points in the multi-core test. These scores are almost on par with those of the Galaxy S9+ with the Snapdragon 845 SoC. But then again, the new Mi 7 is said to be powered by some 6GB RAM and Snapdragon 845 processor as per Geekbench. It is noted that the number of CPU cores is six. This suggests that the bottom of the smartphone will have the room of the front camera sensor. Rs. 31,000). The increase in its pricing is justifiable as the device would arrive with high-end specifications.
The Redmi 5 launched in China has a thin-bezel display and metal unibody running on a Snapdragon 450 chipset.
The smartphone market has witnessed a lot of trends in the past few months and many manufacturers are embracing these trends. The leaked video had also revealed that the notch will not be in a central position like the iPhone X. Instead, it will be placed at the top-right corner of the phone's screen.
The back of the Mi MIX 2S appears to have a glossy appeal, which is likely to be glass panel - supporting wireless charging out of the box.
Apart from the upgraded front and back, the leaked photos of the Mi MIX 2S also show the vertically dual rear camera setup. A recent rumour even claimed that Xiaomi is planning to offer 7.5W wireless charging on the Mi 7 that is expected to be based on the Qi Specification Version 1.1.
The firmware files also have references to a display notch housing the MIUI Camera, MIUI Settings, and MIUI System UI.