After the release of Galaxy S8 (Test), LG G6 and HTC U Play (Test), the company has already introduced its flagship smartphones for this year, with Xiaomi following the Mi 6. The phone is similar to the Galaxy S7 but the hardware is up the latest state. The Mi 6 is available from about 340 euros available.
Inside the Xiaomi Mi 6 works with the Snapdragon 835 (test) Qualcomm’s latest SoC top model. It is equipped with six GB of LPDDR4X memory. Compared to conventional LPDDR4 memory, the voltage dropped from 1.1 to 0.6 V should result in a 20 percent lower power consumption of the memory.
5.15 inch display with 600 cd / m2
The 5.15-inch full-HD display of the Mi 6 illuminates with a brightness between one and 600 cd / m2; The brightness control takes place in 4,096 steps. At the rear of the Mi 6 are two cameras with twelve megapixels each.
As with the iPhone 7 (test), one is equipped with a wide-angle and one with a tele-lens. By the use of two lenses with different focal lengths an optical zoom is available. The cameras have an optical 4-axis image stabilizer and a dual-LED flash. On the front is an eight megapixel camera for self-portraits available.
Externally a Galaxy S7
The design of the Mi 6 looks very similar to the Galaxy S7. The front and back are made of a layer of glass, rounded to the sides. The housing frame is made of stainless steel. The home button has a built-in fingerprint scanner. The smartphone is also protected against splashing water, Xiaomi does not give an exact classification of the protection class. As an operating system, Android 7.1 nougat is used, on which Xiaomis MIUI 8 sets.
The 3.350 mAh strong battery should provide for running times of up to one day. For audio playback Xiaomi uses a loudspeaker on the lower and upper side of the Mi 6. For this Xiaomi has the 3.5 mm jack socket for the connection of cable-bound headphones painted. This provides the USB type C connector or a Bluetooth connection for headphones.
Prices from 340 euros
The Xiaomi Mi 6 is equipped with six GB of memory and optionally 64 or 128 GB of flash memory. The prices are 2,499 RMB (about 340 euros) and 2,899 RMB (about 393 euros). A special edition with ceramic housing and 128 GB storage is offered for 2.999 RMB (approx. 406 Euro). The Mi 6 does not offer a slot for microSD cards. In China, the launch of the market on 28 April, European customers must take notice of the introduction of the smartphone as usual.
|Xiaomi Mi 6||Samsung Galaxy S8|
|Android 7.1||Android 7.0|
1.080 × 1.920, 428 ppi
1.440 × 2.960, 568 ppi
WQHD+ Super AMOLED, HDR, Gorilla Glass 5
Fingerabdrucksensor, Iris-Scanner, Status-LED
|SoC:||Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
4 × Kryo 280, 2,46 GHz
4 × Kryo 280, 1,90 GHz
10 nm, 64-Bit
|Samsung Exynos 8895
4 × Exynos M2, 2,31 GHz
4 × Cortex-A53, 1,69 GHz
10 nm, 64-Bit
|Speicher:||64 / 128 GB||64 GB (+microSD)|
Dual-LED, AF, OIS
|12,0 MP, 2160p
LED, f/1,7, AF, OIS
|Sekundär-Kamera:||12,0 MP, OIS, AF||Nein|
|8,0 MP, 1440p
Display-Blitz, f/1,7, AF
|GSM:||GPRS + EDGE|
↓42,2 ↑5,76 Mbit/s
↓1.000 ↑150 Mbit/s
|WLAN:||802.11 b/g/n/ac||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Wi-Fi Direct, Miracast
|Ortung:||A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou||A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo|
|Weitere Standards:||NFC||USB 3.1 Typ C, NFC|
|3.000 mAh (11,55 Wh)
fest verbaut, kabelloses Laden
|Größe (B×H×T):||71,0 × 145,0 × 7,00 mm||68,1 × 148,9 × 8,00 mm|
|Gewicht:||150 g||152 g|
|Preis:||340 € / 393 €||ab 680 €|
Note: Up to now there are no complete technical specifications. Therefore, some data are still based on previous rumors. ComputerBase will complete the table as soon as possible.