Xiaomi has debuted the newest addition to its MIX series – the new MIX 4 marks the first smartphone for the brand equipped with an Under Display Camera, apart from flagship hardware.
MIX 4 sports a 6.67-inch AMOLED display that’s protected by Gorilla Glass Victus, and houses the 20MP unit, bolstered with FHD+ resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate. Apart from using a new type of flexible display and redesigned circuit array to for maximum transparency, Xiaomi also made use of a micro-diamond pixel pattern in combination with specific algorithms to minimize light refraction.
Underneath the shell, the device runs on a Snapdragon 888+ SoC, along with up to 12GB of RAM and up to 512GB of storage. At the back, you get a 108MP ISOCELL HMX main sensor with OIS, an 8MP periscope unit with 5x optical zoom, and a 13MP ultra-wide lens. Mi Mix 4 packs a 4,500mAh battery with support for 120W wired and 50W wireless fast-charging.
Another key feature of the Xiaomi MIX 4 is its Always-on Ultra Wide Band which allows users to simply point the phone and instantly connect to any compatible Xiaomi AIoT device.
|Display||6.67″ CUP Full Screen Display, 3D Curved AMOLED, 2400 x 1080,120Hz refresh rate|
|480Hz touch sampling rate, 10-bit TrueColor, Dolby Vision, HDR10+, Gorilla Glass Victus|
|Cooling||1,232mm² large 3D graphene + 4,584mm² graphene + 5,070mm² graphite + 702mm² graphite|
|RAM||8GB, 12GB LPDDR5 6400Mbps|
|Storage||128GB, 256GB, 512GB UFS 3.1|
|Rear Camera||108MP main, OIS|
|13MP ultra-wide, FOV 120°|
|8MP periscope, OIS, 5x optical zoom, 50x digital zoom|
|Front Camera||20MP CUP Camera|
|Connectivity||UWB point-to-connect feature, Multifunctional NFC, IR Blaster|
|Battery||4,500mAh with MTW Technology, 120W Wired Fast-Charging, 50W Wireless Fast-Charging|
|Audio||Custom 1014 linear top speaker, 1216P linear bottom speaker|
|SOUND BY Harman Kardon|
|Hi-Res Audio and Hi-Res Audio Wireless Certification|
|Motor||X-axis linear motor|
|Colors||Ceramic Gray, Ceramic White, Ceramic Black|
It will be initially sold in China, with international availability to be announced at a later date. MIX 4 is priced starting at CNY4,999, with the most beefed-up model (12GB+512GB) retailing for CNY6,299.
Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.