Xiaomi launched Mi 6X in China last month in three variants with price tag of Yuan 1,599 (approx. Rs 16,908) for the 4GB RAM and 64GB storage option, Yuan 1,799 (approx. Rs 19,023) for the 6GB of RAM and 64GB storage option, CNY Yuan (approx. Rs 21,138) for the 6GB RAM and 128GB storage option. Now the company has launched a cheaper variant with 4GB RAM and 32GB internal storage priced at 1,499 Yuan which is approximately Rs 15,750.
As a part of Xiaomi’s 8th Anniversary Sale offer, the phone will be available at 1,399 Yuan which is approximately Rs 14,700 with a discount of 100 Yuan. The new variant will be available for sale in China from 1st June.
Apart from the change in memory configuration, all the specs remain same as of the previous variants. The Xiaomi Mi 6X features a metallic unibody and it comes loaded with a 5.99-inch Full HD+ display with 2160 × 1080 pixels resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor.
On the camera front, the device features a dual-camera setup with a combination of 12-megapixel primary lens with f/1.75 aperture and 1.25-micron pixel size, Sony IMX486 sensor along with a secondary 20-megapixel with f/1.75 aperture and 2-micron pixel size, Sony IMX376 sensor. The smartphone comes with AI integration as well that will enhance the photos clicked by the users. For the front, there is a 20-megapixel shooter with Sony IMX376 sensor and LED flash.
The Xiaomi Mi 6X is backed by a 3010 mAh battery and it runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with company’s latest MIUI. Interestingly, this is Xiaomi’s first smartphone that ditches 3.5mm audio jack in favour of USB Type-C port. There is a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel. On the connectivity front, it supports, 4G VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, dual-SIM, GPS and USB Type-C port.