The revolutionary Xiaomi Mix 1 and 2 was launched back in 2017 is now revived with Ultra technological features that should not be missed by you. The concept smartphone is arguably quite interesting to all the specifications that have. Inspired by the leading brands like Apple, Samsung, and LG, the latest flagship Xiaomi MIX 2S is garnered with large screen size, gorgeous outer, looks impeccable specifications and outstanding features.
The Xiaomi MIX 2S design quite similar to the previous model but the back is more like iPhone X. The Xiaomi has made a lot of changes this time. The Dual Camera setup will let you capture the amazing shots and bezel-less design provide the rich look. There a lot more for to know about this latest flagship device so let’s take a look at the features, Design, Camera, and Specifications:
Xiaomi MIX 2S Review: Specifications
|Brand And Model||Xiaomi Mix 2S|
|Display||IPS LCD, 5.99 inch With 2160 x 1080 Screen resolution|
|CPU||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, 2.8GHz,Octa Core|
|OS||Android 8.0 With MIUI 9|
|RAM||6GB / 8GB|
|Internal Memory||64/128/256 GB|
|Rear Camera||12 MP (f/1.8, 1/2.55", 1.4 µm) + 12 MP (f/2.4, 1/2.9", 1.0 µm)|
|Front Camera||5 MP, (f/2.0, 1.4 µm), 1080p|
Design & Appearance
The Xiaomi MIX 2S continuous the trend of the bezel-less design. The design of the Mix 2S is nothing new. But this time it has the Dual Camera Setup on it’s back just like iPhone X. The rear side of the handset is made of glass and shining also. On it’s back it has Xiaomi Mix 2S branding which is the trademark of the Xiaomi Mix series. The Lock screen and volume rocker button are places of the underneath of the right side bezel.It has a tiny speaker located within the display which works better when you increase the volume. The selfie camera is placed on the bottom of the display. The outer aluminum frame and ceramic body get a robust look all together. The back panel easily catches up the fingerprints and is highly slippery so you need to take care while holding that.
If you closely look at the screen and pixel resolution of the Xiaomi MIX 2S, you would easily find that the screen has 2160 X 1080 pixel resolution altogether. The Spectacular colors and good quality video effortlessly brag about it quality integration. The display settings allow you to adjust the overall ratio by choosing the standard, automatic and increased settings. Increase contrast is the best option you can choose for. The auto brightness is not as good as we expected to be. You have to face a lot of glare while using the smartphone under the sun. Besides, it’s slightly difficult to view the notifications at a single glance.
Due to its bezel-less design, you will enjoy watching movies or gaming. The display slightly curves from corners so you have to take care for that.
Xiaomi MIX 2S runs on 8.0 with MIUI 9, which comes with 2017 Google security patch. With the latest MIUI 9 has a lot of new features which is missing in the previous one. It Also provides 4G LTE connectivity that is definitely going to give you premium voice calling and video calling experience. The inbuilt Google Assistant helps you to execute fundamental tasks without moving your fingers. Just voice command the assistant and watch the work getting done on its own.
The Xiaomi MIX 2S embeds Snapdragon 835 processor with Adreno 630 GPU. The Mix 2S comes with two amazing memory variant as 6GB RAM + 64GB/128GB of internal storage space and another is 8GB RAM + 256GB ROM. The phone is an absolute Monster when you count its workability. The MIUI from Xiaomi gives a better fluid experience this time. The enhanced speed makes it more pleasurable to enjoy multiple apps and heavy games on the device. With a series of gesture control features and navigation, the phone quite a lot resembles with iPhone x in an updated MIUI version.
Dual Rear Camera
If you look at some of the latest launches by Xiaomi has worked a lot on the camera and also improved. The Mi A1, Note 5 Pro both the device is running on the Dual camera and captures amazing portrait mode. So keeping legacy Mix 2S also has the dual rear camera of 12.0MP + 12.0MP.
The rear camera of Xiaomi is featured with the IMX363 light sensing module which let you capture the image more bright and sharp. The Portrait mode of the camera is something different than other, it automatically senses the part you need to blur, kind of AI blur tech. Still, the camera does struggle while shooting in the night mode.
The front camera comes with inclusive beauty mode so that you can initiate digital skin lightening and slimming effects through it. The 5 megapixel clicks average quality pictures. As soon as you disable HDR option, the images are not as exciting as they should in the absence of light.The camera picks accurate colors in low light conditions but produces noise.
Qi Wireless Charing
The Mi Mix 2S comes with 3300 mAh battery power which can last up to 13 hours all together. We would like to rate the battery power as average instead of best. If you compare the battery backup with the Rivals like one plus 5, Samsung Galaxy S8, Xiaomi MIX 2S 4G Phablet loses the race.
But still battery of Mix 2S battery does a decent job. It does support the Qi wireless charging. You can use any wireless charger you want because there is no specified and doesn’t come with the wireless charger in the box.
Things We Liked and We Don’t
|We Liked||We Don’t|
|1) Bezel-less Design
2) Dual Rear Camera
3) Wireless Charging
|1) Due To Bezel-less Design
You have to be more care full
2) Battery Performance is Not Optimize
3) Front Camera Capture Average Photos
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S: Review & Conclusion
The phone is rather good looking and has a subtle amount of features. The 3.5 mm headphone jack lacking is the biggest flaw you can find it any phone. Also, Xiaomi has made no provisions for water resistance either.
Talking about the rest, The Xiaomi MIX 2S 4G Phablet is a balance of everything at a price of $659.99. Available at Gearbest, you can get it delivered to your home without any shipping charge