Xiaomi is widely anticipated to launch the successor to the Mi Mix 3 smartphone — the Mi Mix 4 — later this month or in early October 2019. Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 offering will of course sport with a huge upgrade over the last year flagship. While it hasn’t officially revealed, there were a bunch of leaks and rumors regarding its specifications and new features that will wow the consumers. So before Xiaomi officially unveil the features of its forthcoming flagship device, here’s a what you need to know about the Mi Mix 4 specifications based on leaks, speculations and rumor mills.
Xiaomi has baited the general public that the Mi Mix 4 will equip with a full-screen display form-factor design.
Design: edge-to-edge display design with pop-up front-facing camera
As of now, there’s no word regarding the final design of the Mi Mix 4. But, we can anticipate that the mobile phone to have a nearly bezel-less all-screen design, just like the Mi Mix 3. However, there could be some final changes in the form factor design of the Mi Mix 4. While the predecessor used a slide-up mechanism that sores the frontal camera sensor, the Mi Mix 4 could ship with a pop-up selfie camera.
The upcoming Xiaomi device fingerprint reader, on the other hand, is expected to be situated under the display, which follows the hype in the mobile industry. Moreover, the Mi Mix 4 rear-facing camera sensors is reported to be positioned in the upper-middle of the back panel. Additionally, Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 is said to come in an all-ceramic casing.
Display and Software
Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 is widely rumored to come with four rear-facing camera sensors. According to a multiple reports, the Mi Mix 4 could have a 2K display resolution that will be curved on both sides like infinity display. The display of the Mi Mix 4 is also said to have a high refresh rate of 120Hz and a HDR10+ support. As of writing, there’s no official claims from Xiaomi about the exact screen size and resolution of the Mi Mix 4, but it could introduce with a larger screen display.
Software-wise, Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 is likely to come up with MIUI 11 pre-installed, which is believed to roll out some time in September. Xiaomi’s custom mobile operating system will reportedly ship with a handful of new and most requested features including system-wide Dark Mode.
Snapdragon 855+ SoC paired with up to 12GB of RAM
Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 is also believed to be powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 855+ system-on-chip processor. If the reports and leaks are accurate, the Mi Mix 4 could have Qualcomm’s top-end mobile chipset to date, the Snapdragon 855+. The new chipset was announced earlier this year that also support 5G connectivity. The new Snapdragon 855+ SoC offers a higher clock-speed of 2.96GHz. Furthermore, the Mi Mix 4 is suggested to come up to 12GB of RAM and up to 1TB of on-board memory.
Photography: Xiaomi’s upcoming Mi Mix 4 could be the world’s first 108MP camera on a smartphone.
The Mi Mix 4 is expected to be the world’s first smartphone to pack with Samsung’s new 108MP ISOCELL Bright HMX imaging sensor, which was recently announced. Xiaomi has already announced that the Mi Mix 4 will have a top-notch camera snapper than the Samsung GW1 Bright 64MP shooter. Xiaomi also has claimed that it will be using the new Samsung 108MP imaging sensor.
Apart from the rumored 108MP primary sensor, the Mi Mix 4 will also come up three additional imaging sensors: a 16MP, a 12MP cameras and a periscope lens. So we can reckon that the Mi Mix 4 to be one of the best camera smartphone this holiday season.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 Release Date and Price
The pricing and official launch date of the Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 has yet to be revealed. However, with all the reports and leaks regarding its new features and upgraded specs, it is safe to assume that the Mi Mix 4 can be offered at a higher retail price than its predecessor. It’s worth remembering that all of the details and reports are purely based on unconfirmed reports, leaks speculations and rumors and should be take with a grain of salt.