Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi is all set to launch its flagship smartphone Xiaomi Mi 6 in China today. While the company’s CEO Lei Jun had earlier confirmed an April launch, rumours about the price and specifications of the upcoming smartphone have kept the tech nerds speculating. And ahead of the launch, the price and specifications of the smartphone have been leaked on the Chinese site Weibo.
According to Weibo, Xiaomi Mi 6 will be available in two memory variants. While the smartphone with 4GB RAM and 64 GB internal memory will be available for CNY 2199 (Rs 20,500 approx), the smartphone with 4GB RAM and 128 GB internal memory will be available for CNY 2599 (Rs 24,300 approx).
Apart from Mi 6, Xiaomi will also be launching Xiaomi Mi 6 Plus, details of which have also been leaked ahead of the launch. Mi 6 Plus will be available in three memory variants.
While the smartphone with 6GB RAM and 64 GB internal memory will be available for CNY 2699 (Rs 25,200 approx), the smartphone with 6GB RAM and 128 GB internal memory will be available for CNY 3099 (Rs 28,900 approx), and the variant with 6GB RAM and 256 GB internal memory will be available for CNY 3699 (Rs 34,500 approx).
On the specification front, both Mi 6 and Mi 6 Plus are likely to be powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 835 processor and run on Android 7.1.1 Nougat. The two smartphone will come with a fingerprint sensor that is embedded on the home button on the screen and will feature slim bezels on the sides. The two smartphones will come with a 12MP rear camera with 4K recording support and an 8MP front camera that would also feature support for 4K recording. Apart from this, the two smartphones are also likely to feature the latest version of Xiaomi’s MIUI.
Mi 6 Plus on the other is also likely to feature Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 4.0 technology for fast charging and a 4,500mAh powerful battery.