Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 television ad all but confirms design ahead of October 25 launch

The ad also shows the back of the Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 sans the physical fingerprint sensor.

  • Published: October 24, 2018 12:13 PM IST

Image: Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 TV ad China

After several leaks, the Mi MIX 3 has now been teased in wheat looks like an official TV commercial just ahead of tomorrow’s launch in China. Xiaomi is hosting an event on October 25 where the launch of its much-anticipated flagship Mi MIX 3 is expected to take place.

The Chinese television commercial by Xiaomi reveals the full design of the Mi MIX 3 along with the slider. The back of the smartphone can be seen missing fingerprint sensor, so expect Xiaomi to use same pressure-sensitive fingerprint scanner like the recently launched Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro.

Xiaomi’s Mi MIX 3 launch event is scheduled for 2:00PM local time (11:30AM IST) at The Palace Museum in Beijing. According to Xiaomi, the upcoming Mi MIX 3 will be the world’s first smartphone to arrive with 10GB of RAM. Moreover, the company has also claimed it will be the world’s first commercial 5G smartphone.

One of the major highlights of the Mi MIX 3 will be its very high screen-to-body ratio, which will be achieved by opting for a manual slider design. Xiaomi has also revealed that the slider of the smartphone will feature a 24-megapixel selfie camera.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 expected specifications

Under the hood, the Mi MIX 3 is expected to get the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, also powering company’s flagship Mi 8 smartphone. It will feature a 6.4-inch AMOLED display and is expected to offer nearly 100 percent screen-to-body ratio.

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On the camera front, the Mi MIX 3 is likely to feature dual rear camera setup with a 16-megapixel and 13-megapixel sensors. At the front, there will be a 24-megapixel selfie shooter with additional sensors for 3D facial recognition. It will run MIUI 10 based on Android 8.1 Oreo, and is expected to support 18W fast charging.

  • Published Date: October 24, 2018 12:13 PM IST