Chinese tech company Xiaomi hopes it can take the smartphone market by storm with its new Xiaomi Mi Max smartphone doubling as a phablet-like device.
The 6.44-inches Mi Max (16.4cm) comes in a screen size that has gotten some consumers wondering if the device is actually a smartphone or a phablet. But for those in doubt, the Chinese device maker describes it as ”big, bold and beautiful smartphone.”
With the large display, Mi Max doubles up as an e-book reader, showing more words at a glance so that users have to flip fewer pages. The large display is also perfect for gamers by dramatically improving gaming visibility and allowing for precise taps.
Meanwhile, for travelers, Mi Max says that its Xiaomi Mi Max smartphone offers the best way to catch up on books, magazines and comics when travelling.
The Xiaomi Mi Max smartphone also navigates and plans routes easily with clear visibility which is fundamental for driving safely. It shows users view more of the map so they don’t have to squint at their phone.
Some of the other features that comes with the Mi Max include:
The Mi Max is designed with a Corning Gorilla Glass display with sloping edges, which the device maker says is resistant to scratch and damage. The display is built with 1920 x 1080 pixel resolutions with 342 PPI (pixels per inch).
[quote font=”georgia” font_size=”22″ font_style=”italic” align=”left” arrow=”yes”]The Xiaomi Mi Max smartphone measures 173.1mm in height, 88.3mm in width and 7.5mm thick. Despite its large screen size, the Mi Max which weighs 203 is light and compact and fits comfortably in most pockets.[/quote]The Xiaomi Mi Max smartphone measures 173.1mm in height, 88.3mm in width and 7.5mm thick. Despite its large screen size, the Mi Max which weighs 203 is light and compact and fits comfortably in most pockets.
Mi Max has a white face complemented by a premium metal body. It comes in gold, silver and grey colors.
The Xiaomi Mi Max device is stacked with a 16MP main camera inclusive of autoflash and dual-color LED flash. For selfie admirers, there is a 5MP camera in the front that captures quality pictures. To store data, the Xiaomi Mi Max device houses an internal memory of 32GB which cannot be expanded any further.
OPERATING SYSTEM (OS)
The Mi Max runs MIUI8 OS which flaunts redesigned gallery, redesigned notes, video editor, buit-in caller database that allow users avoid scams and sales calls using MIUI’s built-in database, as well as other tools which provides an interesting User Interface (UI).
The Xiaomi Mi Max smartphone also offer fingerprint unlocking. The Xiaomi Mi Max can be unlocked in an instant with fingerprint recognition while additional layers of security and privacy can also be added.
Users can also lock apps, hide folders, privatize notes and enable Child mode. The Xiaomi Mi Max also lets you restrict access to files and information securely and quickly with a single press. The Xiaomi Mi Max maker says its Fingerprint technology accuracy improves over time with each successful unlock.
The Mi Max features a Snapdragon 652 / 650 processor which ensures that the Mi Max can handle several intensive tasks at once and its Adreno 510 GPU renders high-quality graphics extremely quickly
The Mi Max is fitted with a 4850mAh high capacity battery which Xiaomi says is the company’s largest battery capacity yet. The device maker says the Xiaomi Mi Max offers up to 14 hours on a full charge and standby and usage times increase dramatically when combined with MIUI 8 power-saving features.