Xiaomi announces 2 smartphones- Mi Note and Mi Note Pro with the tagline “The bigger the better.” Lei Jun, Xiaomi CEO,claimed their latest product to be “best looking phone in the company’s history.” Let’s check the specs out:
Xiaomi Mi Note
Mi Note, priced at $370 for 16GB model and $450 for 64GB model, offers 5.7 inch Full HD screen with 2.5D Gorilla Glass, a Snapdragon 801 processor, 3GB of RAM, a 13MP Sony (IMX214) camera with a 6-lens f 2.0 aperture, OIS, and a two-tone flash, a 4MP front camera with large 2-micron pixels (just like HTC’s UltraPixels), a 3,000-mAh battery, and LTE dual-SIM. Design wise, the Mi Note sports glass on both the front and the back with metal frame on the sides. It comes with a 6.95mm thickness.
The Xiaomi Mi Note also sports a dedicated chip for audio (ESS ES9018K2M) and the company touted that it sports “highest quality of audio on any phone”. It offers 24-bit/192KHz lossless playback support.
Xiaomi Mi Note Pro
Mi Note Pro, priced at $530 (only 64GB version), offers similar form factor but has some bump in the hardware specs department with Quad-HD screen, Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 810 SoC, 4GB of RAM, and LTE-Cat 9 support for download speeds of up t 450Mbps.