Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S Unboxing & First Impressions (Video)

It doesn’t take long for the brand-new Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S to leave a lasting impression on a reviewer, although our full analysis of the phone is not done yet.

Xiaomi has multiple flagship phones in the pipeline, including one with in-display fingerprint recognition

In addition to the “full screen” Mi MIX 2S, Xiaomi is reportedly working on a more mainstream Mi 7, a Mi 7 Plus with an in-display fingerprint sensor, and a Black Shark gaming smartphone.

DxO declares the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S a ‘Chinese gem’, with an iPhone X-matching 97 score

101 points for photo performance and 88 in video apparently equates to an impressive total score of 97 points for the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S dual camera.

Watch Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S product launch event here on March 27 (Video)

Unlike Apple, Xiaomi does plan to live-stream its March 27 announcement event. Here’s where you can watch the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S make its debut in Shanghai.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S is officially confirmed as the company’s first phone with wireless charging

We’ve known for a little while that the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S is coming to China on March 27 with Snapdragon 845 processing power, and now wireless charging features are also confirmed.

Subtle Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S ‘notch’ could be inspired by Essential rather than Apple

It’s still unclear if the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S needs to employ a substantial bottom screen bezel, but the phone’s “notch”, if real, doesn’t look very intrusive on video.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S could sport iPhone X-style dual cameras, but a notch still seems unlikely

Is that the back of a Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S prototype next to an existing Mi MIX 2? If it is, the dual camera arrangement sure looks familiar.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S with Snapdragon 845 is officially coming to China on March 27

The oft-rumored Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S may or may not “borrow” the iPhone X notch, but it’s definitely real, scheduled for a China launch on March 27, and powered by a Snapdragon 845 SoC.

Xiaomi ‘Blackshark’ benchmark and Mi 7 rumors include plenty of high-end features

Xiaomi is reportedly working on a grand total of three new high-end smartphones, including a gaming-focused “Blackshark” and OLED-sporting Mi 7.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S existence confirmed by rock-solid source, Snapdragon 845 in tow

Yes, a Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S is almost surely in the works, Snapdragon 845 SoC and all, but the next-gen “full screen” device may not see daylight at MWC 2018.

Purported ‘Polaris’ benchmark could be proof a Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S with SD845 is nigh

Unless it’s fake, or the “Polaris” codename designates a different product, this AnTuTu score seems to strongly suggest the upcoming Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S will pack a Snapdragon 845 SoC

MIUI 9 is supported by an impressive total of 40 Xiaomi Android devices

MIUI 9, the newest version of Xiaomi’s Android-based user interface, will be available for official installation on a whopping 40 phones and tablets… eventually.

Implausible rumor calls for Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S MWC launch with iPhone X-inspired notch

It’s probably too early for a Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S announcement, and voluntarily adopting something similar to the iPhone X notch doesn’t make a lot of sense either.

7-inch Xiaomi Mi Max 3 could follow the ‘full screen’ trend, also packing a huge battery

Following in the footsteps of the ultra-high-end Mi MIX 2, the upper mid-range Xiaomi Mi Max 3 is expected to sport razor-thin bezels surrounding a massive 7-inch screen.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 joins public Android Oreo beta testing club in China

The Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 is the Chinese OEM’s third smartphone to get an official Android 8.0 Oreo preview ahead of a wide-scale, fully polished update.

Xiaomi Mi 7 rumors call for 6-inch OLED screen, slim bezels, 6GB RAM, and dual 16MP camera

It sounds like the upcoming Xiaomi Mi 7 might resemble the Mi MIX 2 more than the Mi 6, with a “full screen” design and 2:1 aspect ratio.

Xiaomi quietly expands smartphone lineup officially available in Spain

In addition to the promised Mi A1 and Mi MIX 2, Xiaomi also lists the Redmi 4A, 4X, Note 5A, Note 4, Mi 6 and Mi Max 2 as available or coming soon to Spain.

Xiaomi wants to take Western Europe by storm starting with Mi A1 and Mi MIX 2 in Spain

Spain is the first market in Western Europe to officially welcome a robust pair of Xiaomi smartphones. Namely, the Mi A1 and Mi MIX 2.

‘Full screen’ Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 set for October 17 ‘preview sale’ in India at just $550

It sounds like a very small number of Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 units will be available in India next week, followed by wider availability in early November.

Xiaomi Mi Note 3 Pro may have been benchmarked as ‘Chiron’ with Snapdragon 835 inside

If you feel the Mi MIX 2 is overpriced or way too hard to come by, and the Mi Note 3 a little underpowered, a Xiaomi Mi Note 3 Pro could be nigh.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 didn’t even take a minute to sell out

An investor has great hopes for Xiaomi getting over 100,000 initial batch sales of a $500 phone in China, an enthusiast market that usually punches lower.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 drops concept label, heading for India ‘soon’ in addition to China

Not only should the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 launch wider than its predecessor domestically, also expanding to India shortly thereafter.

Xiaomi Mi Note 3 and Mi Notebook Pro go after iPhone 7 Plus and MacBook Pro with sensible prices

In addition to the iPhone 8-contending Mi MIX 2, Xiaomi just took the wraps off a Mi Note 3 handset and Mi Notebook Pro also opposing Apple gadgets.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 inches closer to the zero bezel dream with smaller chin, up to 8GB RAM as well

The Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 is still not a 100 percent bezelless smartphone, but the Chinese company’s designers and engineers are getting close.

Xiaomi Mi Note 3 confirmed for September 11 announcement by the Mi MIX 2 side

Both the Xiaomi Mi Note 3 and Mi MIX 2 will apparently go official the day before Apple’s big iPhone 8 event, proving the Chinese OEM’s great ambition.