Xiaomi Mi MIX is considered as the best surprise release as well as the best innovative smartphone, last year. The flagship even reached Times Magazines. Now all eyes are on its upcoming successor ‘Xiaomi Mi MIX 2’.
Today’s morning brought the best news for Xiaomi and its enthusiasts as the official @Xiaomi smartphone shared a post on Weibo. Two pictures were attached with the post, showing the designer of Xiaomi Mi MIX ‘Philippe Starck’ along with the Xiaomi team.
The post mentioned:
He led the design of a comprehensive concept of a smartphone Xiaomi Mi MIX for us to open a door to the future for the next generation MIX. How will it breakthrough imagination? Full of talent and dreams of Xiaomi smartphone design team will bring what kind of surprise?
Later, Xiaomi chief designer ‘Zhu Yin Robin’ forward the post and said:
Small partners and design master Philippe Starck talk about the day, on the future of the screen, a glass of beautiful imagination. You’re the head of the next generation Xiaomi Mi MIX. What is it like ? “
The post was also forward by the Xiaomi’s CEO ‘Lei Jun,’ who said:
Philippe Starck and Xiaomi to discuss the next generation of MIX
About the confirmation of Mi MIX 2, Xiaomi official store did a straightforward reply which directly confirmed its presence:
Looking forward to praise Xiaomi Mi MIX 2
Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 – The Rumored Details
It is reported that the second generation of the Mi MIX family will be officially released in the second half of this year. There is no doubt that it will be a full-screen flagship with increased screen-to-body ratio and glass chassis. Xiaomi will cooperate with AAC to achieve the sound quality compared to Xiaomi MIX piezoelectric ceramic technology for a better listening experience and through the 3GPP standard. But before that, Xiaomi will first release a preview of that screen in another upcoming Xiaomi smartphone. It will almost be a full-screen similar but will not be more than a warm-up for Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 screen.
The leaks suggest that smartphone as a warm-up for Mi MIX 2. It features the full-screen design will be none other than ‘Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2’. A leaked image of TIANMA display technology exposes the supposed full-screen for Redmi Pro 2. With an 18: 9 ratio, side borders to be only 0.5mm thin and the lower border to be 1.8mm as a layout, illustrated in the image. The sampling of the screen will start from the end of June. Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2 is expected to launch next month with Snapdragon 660 and a rumored Full-screen design.
If Redmi Pro 2 layout is expected to be only a slight preview of Xiaomi Mi MIX 2, then the second generation of Xiaomi Mi MIX will surely be a dream phone with the joint effect of Philippe Starck and Xiaomi. True or not? Comment!
Source (Translated from Weibo)