THE Xiaomi presented, this Tuesday (10), the Xiaomi Mi Mix 4. The cell phone was unveiled to the Chinese public with a camera under the 120 Hz screen, 120 watts fast charging and ultra wideband (UWB). The smartphone also has a 108-megapixel triple camera and advanced datasheet with Qualcomm Snapdragon 888+ processor. On the same day, the Chinese manufacturer even announced the tablet line Xiaomi Mi Pad 5.
The cell phone is the first of the brand to bring a camera under the screen. The technology is the result of a $77 million investment and promises continuous 400 ppi viewing even where the sensor is hidden. The smartphone also has hardware and software features to ensure that images are captured in true color and detail.
Such advancement makes it possible for the 6.67-inch screen to be uninterrupted by cutouts such as notches and holes, and to have reduced edges. Otherwise, the panel has Full HD+ resolution and refresh rates and touch sampling of 120 Hz and 240 Hz, respectively. The front camera, for selfies and video calls, is 20 MP.
The quick recharge is another highlight of the launch, as well as the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra and Black Shark 4. The 4,500 mAh battery can be restored in less than fifteen minutes with a 120 watt charger, according to the manufacturer, in Boost Mode. Wireless, the brand promises a 28-minute reset in the same mode, with 50 watts.
UWB connectivity, found on Samsung Galaxy phones and the iPhone, is present on the Mi Mix 4. Xiaomi says that with the feature, “just point your smartphone at any compatible Xiaomi AIoT device and you can connect it right away”. The phone also has NFC and infrared emitter.
Mi Mix 4 has a 108 megapixel triple camera
The Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 draws attention for its triple photographic set in a huge module. The 108 megapixel main camera is accompanied by a 13 megapixel camera with an ultrawide lens. The grouping is complete with the 8 megapixel sensor, with a periscope lens, as well as a 5x optical and 50x digital zoom.
The technical sheet brings what is most powerful today. Starting with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888+ processor, the chip has eight cores up to 3GHz. In addition, the RAM memory can reach 12GB, while storage varies between 128GB and 512GB. The launch still has a cooling system.
Xiaomi announces Mi Pad 5 and Mi Pad 5 Pro tablets
In addition to the cell phone, Xiaomi unveiled its new line of tablets: the Mi Pad 5, Mi Pad 5 Pro and Mi Pad 5 Pro 5G. In common, the trio has an 11-inch screen with a 120 Hz refresh rate and a 240 Hz touch response. The devices also support the brand’s stylus pen, with 4,096 points of pressure sensitivity and two buttons on the pen for use. them as shortcuts to apps or resources, and to a skin with built-in keyboard.
O Mi Pad 5 is the most “simple” option of the trio. The spec list is led by the Snapdragon 860 processor and accompanied by 6GB memory. The storage goes up to 256 GB. The battery is 8,720 mAh with a 33 watt recharge.
O Mi Pad 5 Pro it’s fuller. Both Pro edition variants pack the Snapdragon 870 and are up to 256 GB. But the RAM memory of the 5G model is 8GB, while the other option, without mobile networks, has 6GB of RAM. The battery of both tablets is 8,600 mAh with support for quick recharge of 67 watts.
Price and availability
Xiaomi’s new products were announced in China and are not expected to be launched in other countries. In case of Mi Mix 4, the cell phone has four variants that start at 4,999 yuan. Check out the suggested smartphone prices below:
- 8GB + 128GB: 4,999 yuan (about R$4,000 in direct conversion);
- 8GB + 256GB: 5,299 yuan (about R$4,240);
- 12GB + 256GB: 5,799 yuan (about BRL 4,640);
- 12GB + 512GB: 6,299 yuan (about BRL 5,040).
O Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 Pro also have variations. In the case of the conventional model, you can find it for up to 2,299 yuan. The Pro edition starts at 2,499 yuan while the 5G variant is available in a single edition. See prices:
- Mi Pad 5 (6GB + 128GB): 1,999 yuan (about R$1,600);
- Mi Pad 5 (6GB + 256GB): 2,299 yuan (about R$1,840);
- Mi Pad 5 Pro (6GB + 128GB): 2,499 yuan (about R$2,000);
- Mi Pad 5 Pro (6GB + 256GB): 2,799 yuan (about R$2,240);
- Mi Pad 5 Pro 5G (8GB + 256GB): 3,499 yuan (about R$2,800);
Remember that tablet accessories are sold separately. The keyboard cover will cost 399 yuan (about R$320). The electronic pen (Xiaomi Inspiration Stylus) will cost 349 yuan (about R$280).
Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 and Mi Pad 5 – technical data
|Xiaomi Mi Mix 4||Xiaomi Mi Pad 5||Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 Pro|
|Screen||6.67-inch AMOLED with Full HD+ resolution (2400 x 1080 pixels), 120 Hz refresh rate, 480 Hz touch sampling rate, 400 ppi, 800 nits brightness, 5,000,000:1 contrast, Dolby Vision, HDR10+ and Gorilla Glass Victus||11-inch LCD with WQHD+ resolution (2560 x 1600 pixels), 120 Hz refresh rate, 240 Hz touch sampling rate, 275 ppi, 500 nit brightness 1500:1 contrast, Dolby Vision and HDR10||11-inch LCD with WQHD+ resolution (2560 x 1600 pixels), 120 Hz refresh rate, 240 Hz touch sampling rate, 275 ppi, 500 nit brightness 1500:1 contrast, Dolby Vision and HDR10|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 888+||Qualcomm Snapdragon 860||Qualcomm Snapdragon 870|
|RAM||8GB and 12GB (LPDDR5)||6GB (LPDDR4X)||– Mi Pad 5 Pro: 6 GB (LPDDR5)
– Mi Pad 5 Pro 5G: 8GB (LPDDR5)
|Storage||128GB, 256GB and 512GB (UFS 3.1)||128GB and 256GB (UFS 3.1)||128GB and 256GB (UFS 3.1)|
|Back camera||– main: 108 megapixels (OIS and seven-element lens)
– ultrawide: 13 megapixels (six-element lens and 120º field of view)
– periscope: 8 megapixels (5x optical and 50x digital zoom, OIS)
|13 megapixels||– Mi Pad 5 Pro: 13 MP + 5 MP
– Mi Pad 5 Pro 5G: 50 MP + 5 MP
|Frontal camera||20 megapixels (under the screen)||8 megapixels||8 megapixels|
|Drums||4,500 mAh with 120 watt wired and 50 watt wireless charging (charger in the box)||8,720 mAh with 33 watt fast recharge||8,600 mAh with 67 watt fast recharge|
|Operational system||Android 11 (MIUI 12.5)||Android 11 (MIUI 12.5)||Android 11 (MIUI 12.5)|
|Connectivity||USB-C port, 5G, 4G, 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, NFC and UWB||USB-C port, Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.0 and GPS||USB-C port, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2 and GPS
– Mi Pad 5 Pro 5G: 5G, 4G, 3G and 2G
|More||under-screen fingerprint reader, infrared emitter, support for two carrier chips (Dual SIM) and cooling system with graphite and graphene layers||electronic pen support (stylus), Pogo connector and Dolby Atmos||electronic pen support (stylus), Pogo connector and Dolby Atmos|
|dimensions||162.65 x 75.35 x 8.02 mmm||254.69 x 166.25 x 6.85 mm||254.79 x 166.25 x 6.86 mm|
|Weight||225 grams||511 grams||– Mi Pad 5 Pro: 515 grams
– Mi Pad 5 Pro 5G: 518 grams
|Colors||white, gray and black||white, black and green||black and white|
With information: Xiaomi (blog) and XDA-Developers