Xiaomi Mi Max Unboxing


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Xiaomi introduced Mi Max, it’s first phablet with a huge 6.44-inch screen last month. We managed to get one from iBuygou and recently did a live unboxing of the smartphone, check out the unboxing video below.

Box Contents

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  • Xiaomi Mi Max smartphone in Gold color
  • 2-pin charger (5V-2A)
  • Micro USB cable
  • SIM ejector tool
  • User manual

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The Mi Max has a 6.44-inch 1080p IPS 2.5D curved glass display and is powered by Hexa-Core Snapdragon 650 or a Octa Core Snapdragon 652 SoC. It runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with MIUI 7 on top and will get the MIUI 8 update soon. We have the base variant with 3GB of RAM, Snapdragon 650 SoC and 32GB of storage. It has minimal bezels on the side. It has a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with 85-degree wide-angle lens and f/2.0 aperture.

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The phone has a metal body, similar to the Redmi Note 3 and the build quality is pretty good. It also has a fingerprint sensor on the back and there is a 16-megapixel camera with dual-tone LED Flash, phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) and  f/2.0 aperture. It has hybrid dual SIM slot, similar to the Redmi Note 3 and packs a huge 4850mAh battery.

It starts at 1499 yuan (US$ 227 / Rs. 15,290 approx.) for the base variant we have and goes up to 999 yuan (US$ 303 / Rs. 20,415 approx.) for the 4GB RAM with 128GB storage and Snapdragon 652 SoC variant. We will bring you the benchmarks, photo gallery and more soon.

Srivatsan contributed to this post


Author: Varun Krish

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