Xiaomi MI MIX is a great Smart Phone run by MIUI 8 based on the latest and certainly the best Android 6.0 marshmallow. The MIUI 8 has many exciting features that include dual apps, you can run two instances of apps separately and smoothly. Xiaomi MI MIX operates on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996. This processor has a high performing CPU . It has four cores that enable it to multitask efficiently compared to processors with dual cores (2). Moreover, it is based on (RISC) Reduced Instruction Set Computing a design strategy that helps it in fast executing of instructions. Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 can support fast speed when downloading up to 600mbps. Comparing to the previous Snapdragon 820 this processor is more efficient.
Qualcommclaims that “Snapdragon 821 processor with X12 LTE supports 33% faster peak download speeds, and triple the peak upload speeds of the Snapdragon 810 processor with X10 LTE.”
This phone was released in October 2016, and people really love it.It has ceramic body , 6.25 x 3.22 x 0.31 inches equivalent to (158.8 x 81.9 x 7.9 mm) it weighs 209 g which is a bit heavier than many smartphones, but it’s quite durable .It comes in two primary colors, black and gold.
Display Xiaomi MI MIX
The physical size of the screen is 6.4 inches with a resolution of 1080 x 2040 pixel. Its pixel density is 361 ppi. The screen to phone body ratio is 84.16%. So you can see it’s not your regular phone. Other display features include proximity and light sensors.
The result is shiny, and very streamlined, it’s magnificent to the eye, but it can fall easily because its slippery and, big .Overlooking tha disadvantage this phone display is just great, you have a better view of everything, and you can type much easier and faster.
Xiaomi MI mix comes with a 16 megapixels primary camera with a dual led flash and f2.0 aperture size. It has a resolution of 4640x3480 pixels. It’s also equipped with a selfie camera which is 5 megapixels. Software features of this phone include face detection, face timer, digital zooming and geotagging and hardware features include autofocus, with this phone, you can set your camera settings to suit your taste with the following settings at your disposal. Exposure compensation, ISO control, and white balance. Not forgetting a variety of shooting modes like burst mode, high dynamic range mode, and panorama.
This phone has a Non-removable Li-Ion 4400 mAh battery which charges very fast. In thirty minutes it already 83% full and in 50 minutes it’s full. This means that this phone battery can last longer with charge than ordinary smartphones. Xiaomi MI mix battery lasts 97hours on standby. If you are a texts and calls the kind of person, you will love this phone as you can use it without charging for three days which is almost impossible with other smartphones.
Media formats supported by Xiaomi MI MIX
WAV, MIDI, WMA, MP3, AMR, AAC, eAAC+, AAC+, OGG, APE, and FLAC.When it comes to video, this smartphone Xiaomi MI MIX, supports XViD, AVI, MKV, H.264, H.263, 3GP, MP4, FLV, and WMV. Pictures are also well taken care of with GIF, PNG, BMP, WBMP, WEBP, JPG, and JPEG formats being supported. More also its, 3.5 mm audio jack output port is compatible to most headphones and earphones.
It comes with an internal memory of either 128 GB, or 4 GB RAM or 256 GB, and 6 GB RAM, however Xiaomi MI MIX has no memory card slot.
Xiaomi Mi mix cons
Apart from being heavy, the biggest disadvantages of this phone are that the memory is not expandable.it would have been much better if it had a memory card slot. Also, the fact that it’s all glass makes the phone very fragile such that in the event it falls its possible it will be all broken.