Xiaomi is expected to launch a new smartphone in the Chinese market called as the Xiaomi Mi 6C. The Mi 6C will be a new variant of the Xiaomi Mi 6 which was launched in China back in April 2017.
Xiaomi every year launches some new variants for the major flagship phones like there is Xiaomi Mi 5C and Mi5X for the Xiaomi Mi5 and now they are expected to launch the Xiaomi Mi 6C.
The Xiaomi Mi 6C will be the successor to the Xiaomi Mi 5C. Notably, the Xiaomi Mi 5C was the first smartphone to come with the Xiaomi made Surge S1 processor. The Xiaomi Mi 6C is expected to launch with the new Surge S2 Processor.
The news and images of the upcoming Xiaomi Mi6C was shared on the Chinese microblogging website Weibo.
The Surge S1 came with Cortex A53 Octa-Core architecture and was made using 28 Nm process and had a clock speed of 2.2 GHz.
Performance wise the Surge S1 was slightly faster when compared to the Snapdragon 625 Processor but not as energy efficient as the SD 625.
Surge S2 Processor Details
This year the alleged Surge S2 to be used in the Xiaomi Mi 6C is expected to come with Cortex A73 Cores clocked at 2.2 GHz and Cortex A53 Cores clocked at 1.8 GHz.
The Surge S2 Processor will be manufactured using the more advanced 16 Nm process and will make it more energy efficient as well. As per the grape wine, the processor can deliver performance close to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 or 660 which is really an upgrade compared to the Surge S1.
Xiaomi Mi 5C
Xiaomi Mi 6C Specs and Price
The above image for the Xiaomi Mi 6C was also shared on Chinese social media website and by the looks of it the smartphone seems to be either 5.2 inch or 5.5 inches in screen size and may come with Full HD display.
There is no headphone jack at the bottom but there is a dual speaker grill on each side of a USB Type C port.
The smartphone is going to have a premium metallic design, despite it looks a bit pale in the rendered leaked image and will also have a single rear camera.
As per the leaks, the smartphone will come with a single 12 Megapixel rear camera and there is a 5 Mega pixel front selfie shooter.
The Xiaomi Mi 6C will come in two variants:
- Xiaomi Mi 6C 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage
- Xiaomi Mi 6C 6 GB RAM + 128 GB storage
The price for the MI 6C in China can be 2499 Yuan or Rs. 24,400 for the higher variant and the lower variant can be priced at 2199 YUAN or Rs. 21400 in terms of Indian Rupee.
The Xiaomi Mi 6C can launch in September 2017 in China and is unlikely to reach Indian market. Xiaomi can launch the Mi 6 in the Indian market and they have recently launched the Xiaomi Mi Max 2 here.
That’s all the details available for the upcoming Xiaomi Mi 6C, will keep you posted as more leaks emerge for the upcoming Xiaomi smartphone.