Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi is reported to launch an upgraded version of the Mi Mix 2 in 2018. Earlier, the smartphone was expected to arrive during Mobile World Congress 2018 but recent leaks suggest that the smartphone might be launched before MWC 2018.
According to a report on GizmoChina, a tipster from the Chinese social media website Weibo said that the smartphone might be released in advance of MWC 2018. According to leaked images, reported by Slashleaks, the smartphones comes with a nearly 100 percent bezel-less display. The smartphone has even lesser bezels as compared to the Mi Mix 2.
The image leaked on the website shows the front camera on the top right corner of the smartphone creating a notch on the top right corner of the smartphone. The back part of the device is almost the same, featuring a fingerprint scanner surrounded by a gold-plated ring and also retaining the ceramic back on the smartphone. It was expected to come with an iPhone X like notch but the rumour has been busted with the leak of the new image on the website.
The company is expected to launch its next flagship, the Mi 7, at MWC 2018 this year. Xiaomi has confirmed that the smartphone will come with a wireless charging option. According to previous reports, Xiaomi was expected to ditch the fingerprint sensor and bring an iPhone X-like Face ID authentication system.
Updated Date: Jan 27, 2018 13:49 PM