By: Meenu Rana, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi
Last updated : Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 16:00
It is rumoured to be backed up by a 4,000mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge fast charging support.
Xiaomi Mi 6 is tipped to be officially announced on February 6. Now, if the latest leaks are to be believed, the Xiaomi Mi 6 has entered mass production. It means that the Mi 6 launch is definitely on the way very soon. A Chinese analyst Sun Changxy has revealed this information and had assured that the Snapdragon 835 manufacturing was going on smoothly.
Just yesterday, we reported that the Xiaomi Mi 6 will come in two variants. The standard variant will sport a flat display and will come with 4GB of RAM, while the premium variant will boast a curved display along with 6GB of RAM. Both the variants will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC. Now as per reports, Xiaomi Mi 6 has entered mass production for both flat and curved variants.
The Xiaomi Mi 6 is rumoured to be priced at 1999 Yuan (approx. Rs 19,682) for the standard variant, while the premium variant will come with a price tag of 2499 Yuan (approx. Rs 24,605).
A screenshot of the Xiaomi Mi 6 surfaced recently on Chinese microblogging website, Weibo, which revealed the AnTuTu benchmark score of the Mi 6. The benchmark showed a whopping score of 2,10,329, which is the highest benchmarking score received by a smartphone ever. With such a high score, it is expected that the upcoming device could be powered by Snapdragon 835 processor.
The Xiaomi Mi 6 was earlier reported to be unveiled in April this year. But then multiple reports suggested that the smartphone might be announced on February 6. Xiaomi is now expected to unveil the Xiaomi Mi 6 during the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona.
As per earlier reports, Xiaomi Mi 6 is expected to come with 6GB RAM and feature USB Type C support. It will reportedly run on Android 7.0 or 7.1 Nougat update with MIUI 9 OS on top of it. For the photography, Xiaomi Mi 6 is touted to come with a 20-megapixel rear camera. It is rumoured to be backed up by a 4,000mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge fast charging support.