Xiaomi to launch 6.44-inch Mi Max phablet in India on June 30

first_imgXiaomi will launch its 6.44-inch Mi Max phablet in India on June 30, company global VP Hugo Barra has informed on Twitter. The Mi Max was recently announced in China at a starting price of RMB 1,499 (roughly Rs 15,333) for the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage variant with Snapdragon 650. Meanwhile, the 4GB RAM and 128GB of memory variant with Snapdragon 652 of the Mi Max costs RMB 1,999 (roughly Rs 20,451). It’s not clear which of the variants or both will be heading to India.Something BIG is coming to blow you away on 30th June, Indian Mi fans! Stay tuned ???https://t.co/xBQyNscrCo Hugo Barra (@hbarra) June 15, 2016Boasting of an all-metal body, the 6.44-inch Mi Max weighs in at 203 grams and measures just 7.55mm in thickness. The Mi Max belongs to a select niche of super-sized phones which is likely to attract buyers who are into considerable multimedia consumption, but don’t want to shell out on tablets, that on most occasions lack voice calling.The phone looks remarkably like the Redmi Note 3 and has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner as well as Infrared sensor on-board.Also Read: Xiaomi unveils 6.44-inch Mi Max phablet and colourful new MIUI 8 On the camera front, the Mi Max offers a 16-megapixel rear shooter with phase detection autofocus along with a 5-megapixel camera on the front.The Mi Max is backed by a massive 4,850mAh battery and is claimed to offer one full day battery life on single charge. The phone will be available in the colours Silver, Gold and Dark Grey.advertisementXiaomi recently launched the budget phone Redmi 3S in China. The Redmi 3S is available in two variants, 2GB RAM and 16GB storage, and 3GB RAM and 32GB storage. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor and features a 5-inch HD screen.It sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and f2.0 aperture along with a 5-megapixel front camera.last_img