Xiaomi is expected to launch the successor of Mi Mix 2s smartphone which is dubbed as Mi Mix 2s at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018. The smartphone has been subjected to various leaks in the past, the most recent being of the alleged firmware files leaked revealing some juicier details about the upcoming smartphone. And now, a video has surfaced online which reveals that the smartphone uses gestures similar to the ones used on the Apple iPhone X.
As per OnPhones, the 10-second video shows that the bezelless phone will employ gestures, similar to the ones used on the Apple iPhone X, at least for accessing the task switcher. However, the video only shows the bottom of the smartphone and it does not show the top side of the smartphone, so the front-facing camera is not revealed in the video. You can see the video below:
As per the earlier leaked firmware files, the smartphone is fueled by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor and it runs on Android 8.0 Oreo operating system and will be compatible with Project Treble, which aims to simplify the process of future software update. The handset is powered by a 3,400mAh battery and features FHD+ display with a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio.
Further, the files reveal that the smartphone is codenamed as Polaris which is in line with the earlier reports Xiaomi Mi MIX 2s smartphone codenamed as Polaris. The device will come with AI camera features and will have scene recognition support. The report also states that the Mi Mix 2s is likely to feature a Sony IMX363 sensor which was also leaked before. Other extra features that the firmware file reveals are dual-SIM support, IR blaster, and an LED light.
As per earlier leaks, the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s will be featuring a four-sided curved ceramic unibody. The Mi Mix 2s is said to be the world’s first to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset. It will have 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage. For the camera, it will be boasted by 12-megapixel dual cameras with optical zoom. It will also support for global 4G LTE bands. The Mi Mix 2s is expected to come with almost no bezels as it seems to feature full view edge-to-edge display. If rumours are to be believed, the smartphone could sport a 5.99-inch bezel-less display with a 95 percent screen-to-body ratio similar to Mi MIX 2 but it features a 91.3 percent screen-to-body ratio.