Xiaomi’s monster-sized Mi Max is official with 6.44-inch Full HD display and a 4,850mAh battery

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Xiaomi teased the Mi Max a few days ago, and now the massive handset is official. Boasting a whopping 6.44-inch display and a Snapdragon 650/652 processor, Xiaomi’s metal bodied Mi Max will be available with a price tag starting from 1499 Yuan ($230), depending which variant you choose. Join us after the break for the rest of the specifications.

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Xiaomi will offer the Mi Max in three variants with the cheapest model (1,499 Yuan /$230) carrying the Snapdragon 650 hexa-core processor, 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. The middle model also has 3GB of RAM, it utilizes the Snapdragon 652 octa-core chip, has 64GB of storage, and is priced at 1,699 Yuan ($260). The top-end model also uses the Snapdragon 652 processor but has 4GB RAM, 128GB storage, and will go for 1,999 Yuan ($306). The three models will be available in either gold, silver or gray.

As yet, there’s no word on when, or even if, Xiaomi will bring the Mi Max to the US or Europe. Are you considering importing the handset via a third-party? Let u know your thoughts on the Mi Max handset in the comments below.

 Xiaomi Mi Max
Display6.44-Inch Full HD IPS display
ProcessorSnapdragon 650 Hexa-core/ Snapdragon 652 Octa-core with Adreno 510 GPU
Internal storage32GB/64GB/128GB internal storage with MicroSD card support
Rear Camera16MP Rear Camera with dual-tone LED flash, PDAF, f/2.0 aperture
Front Camera5MP with 85° wide-angle lens
Battery4,850mAh battery
ChargingUSB 2.0
SoftwareAndroid 6.0. with EMUI 4.1
Network4G/LTE with VoLTE, Micro+Nano/MicroSD card
ConnectivityBluetooth 4.2, WiFi 802.11 AC (2.4G/5GHz), MIMO
SensorsFingerprint scanner, infrared sensor, GPS, GLONASS
Measurements173.1 x 88.3 x 7.5mm


About the Author: Peter Holden

He's been an Android fan ever since owning an HTC Hero, with the Dell Streak being his first phablet. He currently carries a Pixel 2 XL, Huawei P20 Pro, and a Huawei MediaPad M5 (8.4) around in his pockets. When not immersed in the world of Android and gadgets, he's an avid sports fan, and like all South Africans, he loves a good Braai (BBQ).