Xiaomi Max with 6.4-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 650 to be announced on May 10

Xiaomi Max

Xiaomi already shared a teaser of its upcoming Mi Max phablet with a huge 6.4-inch display. Today Xiaomi has officially confirmed that the smartphone will be announced on May 10th. Even though earlier rumors said that it will have a Quad HD screen and will be powered by a Snapdragon 820 SoC, GFXBench listing reveals that it will be a mid-range smartphone with a 1080p screen and will be powered by a Snapdragon 650 SoC, similar to the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3.

Xiaomi Mi Max invite

Other specifications are also similar to the Redmi Note 3, but it is not clear if it will have a dedicated SIM slots or hybrid SIM set up. Battery life is also still a mystery, but it could pack a huge 5000mAh battery and is likely to come with a fingerprint sensor on the back.

Xiaomi Mi Max rumored specifications

  • 6.4-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS display
  • Hexa-Core Snapdragon 650 (4x 1.4GHz ARM A53 + 2 x 1.8 GHz ARM A72) 64-bit processor with Adreno 510 GPU
  • 2GB RAM with 16GB storage / 3GB RAM with 32GB storage, expandable memory with microSD
  • MIUI 7 based on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Dual SIM
  • 16MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • Fingerprint sensor.
  • 4G LTE with VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4 / 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.1, GPS + GLONASS

The Xiaomi Mi Max announcement takes place at Beijing National Convention Center on May 10th. We should know all the details about the smartphone in a couple of weeks.

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