Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S firmware reveals Sony IMX363 sensor, Android 8.0 Oreo and more

Earlier this week design sketch and render of the Mi MIX 2S surfaced. Now more specifications of the phone has surfaced, thanks to Mi Mix 2S firmware files that XDA-Developers got hold of. This confirms that the phone is code-named ‘polaris,’ as well as Snapdragon 845 SoC and Sony IMX363 camera sensor that coincides with earlier rumors.

It also reveals that it will feature a FHD+(2160×1080 pixels) display, earlier rumor revealed that it will be 5.99-inch in size, same as the MIX 2, but it said to feature  95% screen-to-body ratio. It also confirms 3,400mAh battery, again same as the predecessor. Even though rumors say that it will feature a under-display fingerprint sensor, the firmware doesn’t confirm anything about the fingerprint sensor.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S rumored specifications

  • 5.99-inch (2160 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 18:9 display
  • 2.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 845 64-bit 10nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 630 GPU
  • 8GB LPDDR4x RAM, 256GB internal storage
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo) with MIUI
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • 12MP rear camera with Sony IMX363 sensor, OIS, Optical zoom, 4K video recording
  • 5MP front-facing camera with OV5675 sensor
  • Under-display fingerprint sensor
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (2×2 MU-MIMO ), Bluetooth 5, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, NFC, USB Type-C
  • 3400mAh (typical) / 3300mAh (minimum) battery with fast charging

We have to wait to find out more details about the upcoming smartphone.


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