The Mobile Industry is on roller coaster ride this year were every smartphone manufacturer is trying to outdone the other. it started from Dual Rear cameras, Dual Selfie Camera and the latest trend FullVision Display with 18:9 aspect ration.
Today, we are going to share with you a compiled list of smartphones with 6GB RAM and above, who would have think it before 2-3 years but TBH, this how tech world works and brings innovation one after another.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
After the debacle of Galaxy Note 7 many tech pundits would have felt that Samsung, the South Korean tech giant would drop the Note series and move on but proving all those speculation wrong the company announced the Galaxy Note 8 smartphone at a launch event held on August 23 in New York.
- Water and Dust Resistance: Four years ago, Samsung introduced the first Galaxy device with water resistance. And today, you can take your Note almost anywhere you want with water and dust resistance (IP68) on the device and the S Pen. You can write even when the display is wet.
- Fast Wireless Charging: Two years ago, Samsung introduced the first Galaxy device with wireless charging. The Galaxy Note 8 supports the most advanced wireless charging capabilities yet, so you can get a quick, convenient charge without having to mess around with ports or wires.
- Security: The Galaxy Note 8 offers a choice of bio-metric authentication options—including iris and fingerprint scanning. Samsung Knox provides defense-grade security at the hardware and software layers and with Secure Folder, keeps your personal and professional data separate.
- Powerful Performance: With 6GB RAM, a 10nm processor, and expandable memory (up to 256GB), you have the power you need to browse, stream, play games, and multitask.
- Innovative Mobile Experiences: Samsung DeX enables a desktop experience, powered by your phone. You can keep your files on your device, conduct work on the go, and use Samsung DeX when you need an even bigger screen. The Galaxy Note 8 includes Bixby, a smarter way to use your phone; it learns from you, improves over time, and helps you get more done.
- S Pen : With the arrival of Galaxy Note 8, the S Pen has become more powerful and is designed with a finer tip, improved pressure sensitivity, and features that enable users to express themselves not only in text’s but also animated texts or drawings across platforms that support animated GIFs. the S Pen also translate feature when you hover over the text. it not only translate individual words, but also entire sentences in up to 71 languages, and is also capable of instantly converting units and foreign currencies.
- Non-Contact Authentication: The Galaxy Note 8 offers iris scanning for professionals—for example, professionals in the health care, construction, or public safety sectors who may find themselves in a position where they need to unlock their phones without having to swipe or scan a fingerprint.
- Enhanced DeX Capabilities: The Galaxy Note 8 powers Samsung DeX for those who need to extend their simple mobile experience seamlessly to the desktop —whether they’re in the field, at the office or at home.
Samsung Galaxy Note8 specifications
- Display – 6.3-inch Quad HD+ (2960 × 1440 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity display with a Pixel Density of 522 PPI with the option to change Default resolution from Full HD+ to Quad HD+ (WQHD+) in Settings and Multi Window support.
- Processor – Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 with Adreno 540 GPU or (depending on market) Octa-Core Samsung Exynos 9 Series 8895 processor with Mali-G71 MP20 GPU
- RAM – 6GB LPDDR4 RAM
- Storage – 64GB/128GB/256GB storage (depending on market) also supports storage expansion up-to 256GB with MicroSD
- Operating System – Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
- Rear Camera- Dual Cameras. both, with Dual OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) with combination consists of 12MP Dual Pixel Sensor, Auto Focus, F/1.7 aperture + 12MP Telephoto Lens with Auto Focus, F/2.4 aperture, 2X optical zoom, and up to 10X digital zoom. both rear cameras take two pictures simultaneously and allow you to save both images; one close-up shot from the telephoto lens and one wide-angle shot that shows the entire background.
- Front Camera – 8MP Selfie Shooter with Auto Focus, F/1.7 aperture, and wide-angle lens to capture sharp selfies and video chats.
- Sensors – Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, Heart Rate Sensor, Proximity Sensor, RGB Light Sensor, Iris Sensor, Pressure Sensor
- Connectivity Options – 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4/5GHz), VHT80 MU-MIMO, Bluetooth v 5.0 (LE up to 2Mbps), GPS with GLONASS, USB Type-C 3.1
- Payment option – NFC, MST
- Battery – 3300mAh battery with fast charging (Quick Charge 2.0) both on wired and wireless (WPC and PMA)
- Security Features – Lock Type: Pattern, Pin, Password, Biometric Lock Types: Iris Scanner, Fingerprint Scanner, and Facial Recognition
- Other Features – Water and dust resistant (IP68), Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / MicroSD)
- Dimensions – 162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm
- Weight – 195 grams
The company also stated that it is committed to lead the industry in battery safety and also pointed out that the Galaxy Note 8 battery has undergone Samsung’s 8-Point Battery Safety Check.
The Samsung Galaxy 8 Note is available in Deep Sea Blue, Maple Gold, Midnight Black, and Orchid Grey colour variant. The Galaxy Note 8 pricing in United States starts at $930 (approx. Rs. 59,500) from T-Mobile, $960 (approx. Rs. 61,500 ) from Verizon and $950 (approx. Rs. 60,800 ) from AT&T.
Honor 8 Pro
Honor, Huawei sub-brand launched the Honor 8 Pro smartphone in India. the Honor 8 Pro is the re-branded version of the Honor V9 smartphone which was launched earlier this year in China and was later launched as Honor 8 Pro in selected markets including UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy and Switzerland. the company has launched only the 6GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage variant in India.
The highlight feature of Honor 8 Pro is its fourth generation Dual lens camera setup with 12-megapixel which offers DSLR like depth of field effects. furthermore, the retail box of the smartphone can also be used as Google Cardboard viewer for VR experience.
The Honor 8 Pro sports a ultra-thin 6.97 mm metal body and feature’s a 5.7-inch Quad HD 2K display with a resolution of 1440×2560 pixels and Gorilla Glass 3. under-the-hood, it is powered by the company’s in-house Kirin 960 octa-core processor (4 Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.8GHz + 4 Cortex-A73 cores clocked at 2.4GHz) paired with 6GB of RAM and Mali-G71 GPU – it is packed with 128GB of internal storage which is further expandable up-to 128GB via MicroSD Card support. it also feature’s a finger print sensor on the front. The smartphone packaging contains virtual reality (VR) lens that can be turned as VR headsets.
The highlight feature of the Honor 8 Pro smartphone, is its Dual Camera setup at the back which sports Dual pair off 12-megapixel sensors, one with a monochrome sensor and the other with RGB [colour] sensor along with f/2.2 aperture, Auto-Focus, LED flash, and is also capable of 4K video recording. on the front, it features an 8-megapixel camera with 77° wide-angle lens and f/2.0 aperture.
The Honor 8 Pro smartphone runs on Android 7.0 Nougat update with the company’s EMUI5.1 UI on top. it is backed by a 4000mAh battery backup. on the connectivity front, it includes Hybrid Dual-SIM, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm jack, USB 2.0, USB Type-C and NFC. it also on-board sensor which includes Hall sensor, Infrared sensor, Fingerprint sensor, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Digital compass, Gravity sensor, Gyroscope and Status indicator.
The Honor 8 Pro smartphone is available in the country in Navy Blue and Midnight Black colour options. the smartphone measures at 157 x 77.50 x 6.97 mm and weighs at 184 grams including battery.
The HTC U11 was first officially announced in Taiwan and made its debut in the Indian market on June 16 at a whooping price of Rs. 51,990.
Here are the Highlight features of the HTC U11 Smartphone :
|HTC Edge Sense||transforms this fundamental sense into a completely new and revolutionary interaction with your phone. With a simple squeeze, HTC Edge Sense lets you easily engage with your phone in an unprecedented yet intuitive way, helping you more naturally enjoy the things you love like taking photos, opening Facebook, or launching any of your favorite apps.|
|Amazon Alexa||HTC U11 is the first smartphone to feature hands-free wake word access to Amazon Alexa. By simply asking questions such as “Alexa, what’s the weather today?” or saying things like, “Alexa, turn on my living room lights,” Alexa will respond to your needs anywhere you go, making it easy to control smart home products, ask for news, weather, music, and the 12,000-plus skills in the Alexa skills store.|
|Liquid Surface||The liquid glass surface is crafted to impress using Optical Spectrum Hybrid Deposition By layering highly-refractive precious minerals across the phone’s back cover which creates stunningly vivid new colors that transforms light with every movement you make.|
|Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MobilePlatform||HTC U11 is the first smartphone to be commercially released worldwide that is exclusively powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 835 Mobile Platform. Every HTC U11 also includes UFS 2.1 for an extremely fast processor paired with the fastest memory performance.|
HTC U11 Specification
The HTC U11 smartphone bears a 5.5-inch Quad HD (2560 x 1440 pixels) Super LCD display with 3D Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection, both on the front and back along with Display color personalization. the smartphone is powered by a 64-Bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC clocked at 2.45GHz and is available in two variants differ by RAM and Internal Storage – 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB/128GB internal storage. the smartphone also supports storage expansion up-to 2TB via MicroSD card support and runs on Android 7.1 Nougat update with the company’s HTC Sense UI overlaid on it. the smartphone also sports a Finger print sensor embedded on the home button and is further backed by a 3000mAhbattery with Quick Charge 3.0 support and claims to offers talk time upto 24.5 hours and Standby time upto 14 days both, on 3G/4G networks . it also supports power saving and extreme power saving mode. the smartphone also sports IP67 certified with water and dust resistance and comes with two artificial intelligence assistant in Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa depending on the region. The company has ditched the 3.5mm audio jack and is offering a 3.5mm audio jack to USB Type-C adapter.
On the camera front, the HTC U11 smartphone sports a 12-megapixel rear camera with 1.4μm pixel, F/1.7 aperture, UltraSpeed Autofocus, BSI sensor, OIS -Optical Image Stabilization, Dual LED flash, Self timer up to 10 seconds, Face detection, Pro mode with manual control, RAW format support, HDR Boost, Panorama mode and Hyperlapse mode. it also offer 4K video recording with 3D Audio, Hi-Res audio, Acoustic Focus, Video Pic along with Slow motion video ([email protected] fps) – on the front, there’s an 16-megapixel front facing camera for the selfie addicts with BSI sensor, F/2.0 aperture, Live make-up, Auto Selfie (keep still or smile), Voice Selfie, Self timer up to 10 seconds, HDR Boost, Selfie Panorama and it also supports Full HD video recording at 1080p.
On the connectivity front, the HTC U11 smartphone option includes 3G, 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi Calling, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 & 5 GHz), NFC, Bluetooth 4.2, USB 3.1 (Type-C), GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS and media streaming options – Chromecast, DLNA, AirPlay, and Miracast. it also on-boards Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Motion G-sensor, Compass sensor, Gyro sensor, Magnetic sensor, Fingerprint sensor, Sensor Hub and Edge Sensor.
The HTC U11 smartphone also offers sound quality options HTC USonic earbuds with Active Noise Cancellation, HTC BoomSound Hi-Fi edition, 3D Audio recording with 4 microphones and Hi-Res audio stereo recording. it also includes gesture control like Always on voice commands, Motion Launch, Sensor Hub for activity tracking, HTC Connect, Quiet ring on pick up, Pocket mode and Flip to Mute. the smartphone measures at 153.9 x 75.9 x 7.9 mm and weigh at 169 grams.
the company launched the device in Amazing Silver and Brilliant Black colour variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage variant in India.
Xiaomi Mi 6
Xiaomi has officially launched the much anticipated Mi 6 smartphone at a launch event in Beijing, China. the Mi 6 smartphone is the successor to Mi 5 smartphone which was launched at Mobile World Congress 2016. the smartphone is launched in three different variants differ by internal Storage. the one with 6GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage is priced at ¥ 2499 (roughly ₹23,500) whereas the one with 6GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage is priced at ¥ 2899 (roughly ₹27,200) there is also a premium version name as Mi 6 Ceramic which comes with 18K gold plated camera rims and four sided curved ceramic body with 6GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage which is priced at ¥ 2999 (roughly ₹28,200).
Coming to the hardware, the Xiaomi Mi 6 smartphone sports four-sided 3D curved glass design with Ultra-reflective mirror finish stainless steel frame. it sports a 5.15-inch Full-HD display (1080 x 1920 p) with high color saturation, 1nit ultra-dark night display, glare reduction and blue light reduction and, is powered by a 64-Bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC (World’s first 10nm chip processor which is smaller than a coin) clocked at 2.45GHz paired with 6GB of RAM and Adreno 540 GPU. it also comes with a new generation of game-level image technology: Vulkan 3D rendering API which can achieve realistic 3D graphics and more efficient GPU computing performance.
The highlight feature of the Mi 6 smartphone is its dual-camera setup at the back with 12-megapixel dual rear camera, one with wide angle lens and the other with Telephoto lens for 2x lossless zoom and 10x digital zoom with ISP algorithm along with auto focus and four-axis OIS feature which automatically detects vibrations with accelerometer and gyroscope and calibrates to help and capture blur free pcitures and portrait 3.0 features. it also feature an 8-megepixel front facing camera with support for 1080p video recording at 30fps and slow-mo videos
The Mi 6 smartphone also features front facing Dual speakers which produces stereo effects and is also compatible with the company’s NFC based mobile payment service, Mi Pay. the smartphone is backed by a 3350mAh battery coupled with MIUI optimizations which restricts application from starting up, freezes background data from running and battery saving mode overall making all the effort that the Mi 6 typically lasts for a full day. the smartphone also comes with 2.2 dual WiFi technology which allows for better and wider connectivity. the smartphone is splash resistant
The Mi 6 smartphone also feature a finger print sensor under the glass on the front and the company has discarded the 3.5 mm head phone jack. other connectivity options includes 2G/3G/4G, WiFi, dual SIM support, USB Type-C, and Bluetooth 5.0
The company also announced a Silver Edition of Mi 6 smartphone with Four-sided mirror glass and ultra-reflective metallic finish along with a Blue color variant.
OnePlus 5, was announced in India at a launch event held in Mumbai on June 22. the smartphone was first was unveiled globally at a launch event held in New York on June, 20. coming to the pricing, the device is available in two variants different variant – The standard version available in Slate Grey and Soft Gold color with 6GB RAM/ 64GB in-built storage is priced at Rs. 32,999. while, the premium version available in Midnight Black color with 8GB RAM/ 128GB in-built storage is priced at Rs. 37,999.
The biggest USP of the OnePlus 5 smartphone is its rear dual camera setup with a combination of 16-megapixel wide-angle camera (Sony IMX 398 sensor) and 20-megapixel Telephoto camera (Sony IMX 350 sensor) which the company claims is the highest resolution dual-camera system on a smartphone today.
OnePlus 5 Specification
|Display||• 5.5 inch Optic AMOLED Display| 1080P Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 401ppi | 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 5 | sRGB, DCI-P3 Support|
|Rear Camera||•16MP Main camera | Sony IMX 398 Sensor | 1.12 µm pixel size | AutpFocus – DCAF | F/1.7 Aperture |+ 20MP Telephoto camera | Sony IMX 350 Sensor | 1.0 µm pixel size |AutoFocus – PDAF | F/2.6 Aperture | HDR | Screen Flash | Smile Capture | Face Beauty|
|Front Camera||•16MP camera | Sony IMX 371 Sensor | 1.0 µm pixel size |Fixed Focus | F/2.0 Aperture | Dual LED Flash|
|Processor||•Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 (Octa-core, 10nm, up to 2.45GHz)|
|Storage||•64/128GB UFS 2.1 2-LANE|
|Battery||•3300 mAh (non-removable) | Dash Charge (5V 4A)|
|Audio||•Bottom-facing speaker | 3-microphone with noise cancellation | Support AANC | Dirac HD Sound | Dirac Power Sound|
|Connectivity||•4G VoLTE | Dual Band WI-Fi | Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac | Bluetooth 5.0 | GPS | NFC | USB 2.0 | Type-C | USB Audio Support | Dual nano-SIM slot | 3.5mm audio jack|
|Sensors||•Fingerprint sensor | Hall sensor | Accelerometer sensor | Gyroscope | Proximity sensor | RGB Ambient Light Sensor | Electronic Compass | Sensor Hub|
|Color||•Midnight Black | Slate Gray|
|Dimensions||•154.2 x 74.1 x 7.25 mm|
Honor, Huawei sub-brand has announced the Honor 9 smartphone in China. the device is a successor to the Honor 8 smartphone which is acclaimed worldwide for its impressive build quality and performance at a affordable price tag. the smartphone is available in three variants differ by RAM and Storage. it will be sold online via Vmall, JD.com, Tmall.com, Amazon China and other online store starting from this Friday. coming to the pricing, the 4GB RAM/64GB storage variant is priced at ¥ 2,299 (approx ₹ 22,000) — the 6GB RAM/64GB storage and 6GB RAM/128GB storage variant is priced at ¥ 2,699 (approx ₹ 25,500) and ¥ 2,699 (approx ₹ 28,500) respectively. the smartphone is available in Amber Gold, Black, Sea Blue, and Seagull Gray colour options.
The smartphone carry forwards the same design of Honor 8 with a mixture of metal and glass with curves – courtesy, to the 3D glass at the back. it features 5.15-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 p) display, along with pixel density of 428PPI and is powered by the company’s in-house octa-core Kirin 960 processor (4x Cortex-A73 clocked at 2.36GHz and 4x Cortex-A53 clocked at 1.84GHz) coupled with 4GB/6GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB storage on-board and supports storage expansion upto 256GB via MicroSD Card support. the smartphone runs on Huawei’s EMUI 5.1 based on Android 7.0 Nougat update and is backed by 3200 mAh non-removable battery and comes with a USB Type-C port. it is also packed with fingerprint sensor which is embedded on the home button.
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The company stated :The honor 9 smartphone will be available for pre-booking from tomorrow and will closed on June 15. the device will be available in sufficient quantity.
The highlight feature of the smartphone is its rear dual camera setup which consists a combination of a 20-megapixel monochrome sensor and a 12-megapixel RGB sensor with F/2.2 aperture, PDAF, dual LED flash and laser focus which sits besides the camera. it also features hybrid zoom which lets you zoom in-to the object without losing the details. it will also feature support for potrait mode which will be activated later by OTA update. it also supports 4k video recording. on the front, there is 8-megapixel front facing camera for the selfie addicts which is also capable of capturing Full-HD video recording.
Another notable feature of the Honor 9 smartphone is the Huawei Listen Hi-Fi audio chip tuned none other than the Grammy Award winner, Rainer Mailard and offers audio files to sound like a live performance.
On the connectivity front, the option includes Dual-SIM, Nano-SIM, 3G, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, NFC, GPS/ A-GPS, and USB Type-C port. the smartphone measures 147.3 x 70.9 x 7.45 mm and weights at 155 grams.
Mi Mix 2
Xiaomi, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer unveiled their most awaited bezel-less smartphone of the year Mi Mix 2, along with the Mi Note 3 in a launch event held in Beijing, China on 11 September, 2017.
√ The Mi Mix 2 frame is built out of 7000-Series aluminium with rounded design with four-sided ceramic back.
√ The Mi Mix 2 bears a 5.99-inch bezel-less display with 18-9 aspect ratio.
√ The Mi Mix 2 *special edition* will sport a completely ceramic body and will be available in Black and White colour variants.
Mi Mix 2 Specification
The Mi Mix 2 as mentioned earlier bears a 5.99-inch Full-HD (1080 x 2160 pixels) Display with 18:9 aspect ration, pixel density of 403 ppi, eye protection mode, colour temperature adjustment and a DCI-P3 colour gamut. it is powered by Snapdragon 835 – Qualcomm’s most powerful chipset till date clocking at 2.45GHz, paired with Adreno 540 GPU, 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM and ***8GB of LPDDR4x RAM*** denotes for special edition – the device is available in three variants differs by storage and doesn’t supports storage expansion.
| • 256GB of on-board storage | • ***128GB of on-board storage*** | • 64GB of on-board storage |
Both, the variants standard and special edition runs on are backed by a 3,400mAh battery with 9V / 2A fast charge 3.0 support and USB Type-C double-sided charging interface.
The Mi Mix 2 comes with a ‘hidden sound-guided speaker’ which comes with ‘cantilever piezoelectric ceramic acoustic technology’ that reproduce sound waves through the aluminium frame and delivers through the display.
The Mi Mix 2 sports a 12MP Sony IMX382 Rear sensor with 1.25μm pixel sensor, 4-axis optical image stabilization, 5-piece lens, F/2.0 aperture, Two-color warm flash and supports (PDAF) Phase Detection Auto-Focus, HDR mode, Panorama mode, Burst mode and support Facial recognition technology.
The device also sports a smaller camera module placed on front at Bottom right corner to compensate the Bezel-less design on top with 5MP selfie camera with facial recognition technology, third generation 36 beauty filters, self-timer with count down, mirror function and supports 1080p video call real-time beauty.
The camera is further capable of capturing video recording :
→ 4K video capture, 30 fps
→ 1080p video capture, 30 fps
→ 720p video capture, 30 fps
→ Slow motion video, 120 fps (720 p)
On the connectivity front, the device option includes dual-SIM (Nano-SIM), 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac dual band (2.4G/5G Support), Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C, GPS/A-GPS. it also on-boards Ultrasonic distance sensor, Gyro, Accelerometer, Electronic compass, Ambient light sensor, Vibration motor, Barometer, Hall sensor and Fingerprint sensor (placed on back side). the device measures at 151.8 x 75.5 x 7.7 mm and weights at 185 grams.
Pricing and Availability
The Mi Mix 2 is available from the company’s website in China whereas, the special edition in complete Ceramic body will be available later this year. coming to the pricing, the device is priced at CNY 3,299 (approx Rs. 32,300) for 6GB RAM/ 64GB on-board storage variant, CNY 3,599 (approx Rs. 35,300) for the 6GB RAM/ 128GB on-board storage variant, and CNY 3,999 (approx Rs. 39,000) for 6GB RAM/ 256GB on-board storage variant. the special edition with 8GB RAM and 128GB on-board storage is priced at CNY 4,699 (approx Rs. 46,000).
Huawei P10 Plus
Huawei officially announced their new flagship smartphone the Huawei P10 Plus in a launch event held at Mobile World Congress, 2017 Barcelona.
Huawei P10 Plus
The Huawei P10 Plus feature a 5.5-inch WQHD display powered by octa-core Kirin 960 processor paired with 6 GB of RAM. on the storage front it is packed with a 128 GB of internal storage which is further expandable via microSD support. the P10 Plus shares the same camera specification as P10 and comes with a 20-MP monochrome sensor with a 12-MP main sensor with f/1.8 aperture. it also supports Potrait Mode feature to create a bokeh effect. the device is also packed with a massive 3750 mAh battery.
The Huawei P10 Plus also feature a Leica powered front shooter with the fingerprint sensor embedded on the front which will also act as haptic feedback control key. both the smartphone will be available in dazzling gold, prestige gold, graphite black, rose gold, white ceramic, mystic silver, green and bkue color options.
Coming to the pricing, The Huawei P10 Plus is priced at €699.
Xiaomi Mi Note 2
Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Xiaomi today announced a newer variant of the Mi Note 2 smartphone which was originally launched last year in October. the smartphone is dubbed as Xiaomi Mi Note 2 Special Edition ans is packed with 6GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. the Mi Note 2 Special Edition is priced at CNY 2,899 (approx Rs. 27,500).
The Mi Note 2 was originally launched with Two-sided dual curves display on both Front and Back in three variants differ by RAM and storage – one with 4GB RAM/ 64GB internal storage, 6GB RAM/ 128GB internal storage, and a Global Edition of 6GB RAM/ 128GB of internal storage.
|Special edition||Standard edition||Premium edition||Global edition|
|• 6GB RAM + 64GB ROM||• 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM||• 6GB RAM + 128GB ROM||• 6GB RAM + 128GB ROM|
|• Snapdragon 821, max 2.35GHz||• Snapdragon 821, max 2.35GHz||• Snapdragon 821, max 2.35GHz||• Snapdragon 821, max 2.35GHz|
|• Adreno 530 graphics card||• Adreno 530 graphics card||• Adreno 530 graphics card||• Adreno 530 graphics card|
|—||—||—||• Global LTE bands|
Coming to the specifications, The Mi Note 2 bears 5.7-inch full-HD (1920 x 1080 p) Oled flexible display with a 77.2 percent screen-to-body ratio, 110 percent NSTC color gamut, reading mode, color temperature adjustment and reading mode. the smartphone is powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 821 processor clocked at 2.35GHz paired with 4GB/6GB RAM and Adreno 530 GPU. the smartphone is packed with 64GB and 128GB storage variant and runs on MIUI 8 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow update. the smartphone is backed by 4070mAh battery with support for Quick Charge 3.0 and also comes with support for Fingerprint sensor embedded on home button.
The smartphone sports a 22.56MP high-resolution rear camera with 6-element lens, F/2.0, FOV 80°, Two-tone flash, EIS 3K video stabilization, Low-light enhancement technology, HDR image adjustment technology, Panorama mode, Burst mode, Facial recognition and Real-time camera filters. on the front, it is packed with 8MP front facing camera with 5 element lens, f/2.0, FOV 76°, Supports autofocus, Beautify 3.0, Optimized group selfies and Facial recognition. it also supports EIS 4K video stabilization.
The company touted the LTE speeds of up to 6000 Mbps and houses Aquatic audio processor for enhanced audio quality with 192kHz/24-bit Hi-Fi sound quality both from the speakers and headphones.
On the connectivity front, the smartphone options include Dual-SIM, Nano-SIM, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/-AGPS, Wi-Fi 802.11ac dual-band and USB Type-C. it also on-boards sensor including Infrared, Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Hall sensor, Electronic compass, and Barometer. the smartphone measures 56.2 x 77.3 x 7.6 mm and weighs at 166 grams.
Coming to the availability, the smartphone is already up for sale in China region and is available only in Black color variant.If you like our report please share your support by subscribing to our community on Facebook, Twitter, Telegram or Flipboard. you can also join our support group Smartphone Assistant for any queries related to your devices