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Xiaomi launches flagship Mi 6 smartphone in China

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More specifically, the Mi 6 runs on a Snapdragon 835 chip - the latest entry in Qualcomm's line of mobile processors, which recently debuted with Samsung's Galaxy S8 phone - along with a healthy 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage space by default. This smartphone has a handsome design 8 megapixel front camera, and the most incredible feature of this smartphone is that it has dual rear cameras of 12 megapixel in which one is the wide angle camera and the other one is a strong zooming lens it has all basic camera features, in fact, the camera is made for capturing blur-less anti-shaking images.

According to Xiaomi, the Mi 6 will be available from April 28th with a price starting at CNY2,499 (US $360) for the base 64GB version, CNY2,899 (US $420) for the 128GB version.

Some of the new features of this flagship from Xiaomi are, the under-glass fingerprint scanner, the four-sided edge design, dual rear camera, and the ceramic finish. The OnePlus 3T, a variant of the OnePlus 3, features a metal unibody design. The out-of-box update is the removal of headphone jack from it, making the user to use the USB jack type-C port for music or headphones. The Xiaomi Mi 6 starts at RMB2499 (R4851 as an ill-advised straight conversion) for 64GB model, RMB2899 (R5625) for 128GB variant and RMB2999 (R5821) for 256GB version. There'll also be a model with a flashier ceramic back panel for 2,999 yuan (about $435). The front camera consist of 8MP for selfie shooters.

First things first, the Xiaomi Mi 6 has been announced in China and there is now no word on its global launch. However, Xiaomi Mi6 is more expensive than its usual flagship prices. Other than the processor powering it, there's a lot which is making the awaiting buyers insane for this smartphone in a much lesser price than Samsung.

The premium device also boasts of 6GB RAM, 3350mAh battery, and a 12MP dual camera system.

The Mi 6 has a 2,350 mAh battery that Xiaomi claims to provide power to the phone for a day with MIUI optimisations enabled. Xiaomi has also paid a lot of attention to symmetry.

The smartphone is offered in Silver, Black, and Blue color options.

Hopefully the certification is an indicator of an impending announcement, and we'll be sure to keep you informed on Mi 6 Plus' eventual unveiling. Now, luckily for us, a ton of rumors and leaks surfaced in the last couple of weeks, so we pretty much know what to expect. Locating a finger-print sensor under the glass on the lower side of the front of phone. The Mi 6 camera also features a bokeh-style photography option, in addition to 10x digital zoom, 2x lossless zoom and optical image stabilisation (OIS) technology. The Ceramic Edition will only be available with 128GB of internal storage and 6GB of RAM.

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