Xiaomi Mi Max 2 announced, comes with 6.4-inch screen and 5300 mAh battery


Xiaomi has unveiled its phablet Mi Max 2 in China at CNY 1,699 which is roughly ₹16,343 in India. The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is the successor to the last year’s Mi Max. The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 packs a mammoth size 5,300 mAH battery with a big phablet sized screen of 6.44-inch Full HD display.


The Mi Max 2 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 CPU along with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of onboard storage. There’s a prime variant too with 6 GB RAM and 128 GB storage which costs CNY 1,999 which is equivalent to ₹19,000 in India.

Xiaomi has put a new camera on the Mi Max 2. The smartphone equips a 12 MP f/2.2 camera from Sony (IMX386 Exmor RS sensor) that can record 4K videos at 30fps and slow motion 1080p videos at 120fps. The camera further uses a dual-tone LED flash. On the front, it is having a 5 MP f/2.0 camera. Xiaomi has also put stereo speakers which could be an improvement over the mono speakers.

To summarize the upgrades, the Mi Max 2 is conceived in a metal body with rounded edges, houses one of the biggest battery of 5,300 mAh capacity and a Sony camera that has been improved significantly. As for battery charging, the phone comes with Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0 technology ensuring 1 hour of charging will fill 68% of battery.

The Xiami Mi Max 2 is priced at CNY 1699 (~₹16,343) for 4 GB and 64 GB variant while there’s a prime variant of 6 GB and 128 GB variant priced at CNY 1,999 (~₹20,405). It goes on sale in China on 25th May i.e. today on Mi.com/cn

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Specifications

  • Display: 6.44-inch Full HD IPS display (1920 x 1080 pixels), 2.5D curved glass on top
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes, at the back
  • Software: MIUI 8 based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat
  • CPU: Up to 2.0 GHz octa-core Cortex-A53 processor, Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC, 14nm FinFET
  • GPU: Adreno 506
  • Memory: 4 GB or 6 GB RAM, LPDDR3
  • Storage: 64 GB OR 128 GB internal storage, MicroSD up to 256 GB (Hybrid Slot)
  • Main Camera: 12 MP f/2.2, dual-tone LED flash, 4K video @30fps, slow motion 1080p @120fps
  • Front Camera: 5 MP f/2.0, 1080p video @30fps
  • Connectivity: USB Type-C, 3.5 mm stereo jack, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, GPS (A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS)
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, Compass, Barometer
  • Cellular: 4G LTE network, VoLTE-enabled
  • Battery: 5,300 mAh (non-removable)

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Price and Availability

  • Expected Price: ₹16,343 (CNY 1,699) for 4 GB RAM & 64 GB storage
    ₹20,405 (CNY 1,999) for 6 GB RAM & 128 GB storage

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Liu Min Han
Liu Min Han

Bigger, better & badder than before! Plus the pricing is absolutely killer!

Ardendu Kumar Singh
Ardendu Kumar Singh

Waiting mi max2 release in india

Rahul Kashyap
Rahul Kashyap

Powerful and big


Hats off to Xiaomi, and absolute masterpiece for Multimedia and Gaming enthusiasts, so slim, so big and so powerful!!