Xiaomi has now launched the Mi Max 2 in China. It is a mid-range smartphone that will compete against the Motorola Moto G5 Plus and Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime. The smartphone has not yet been brought to India. However, there is a big chance it will be here soon. How can we say that? The Moto G5 Plus is the leader in the mid-range smartphone segment. Xiaomi has the recipe to beat it with the Mi Max 2. So, without further ado, let’s get right to talking about Xiaomi Mi Max 2 price in India, launch date, specifications and features.
Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Price in India
|Price (expected)||Rs 17,000|
To compete against the Moto G5 Plus, the Xiaomi Mi Max 2 should come to India for this price. Do note that in China, this phone retails for RMB 1,699. Converted to India rupee, this comes out to Rs 15,990.
Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Launch Date
|Launch Date (expected)||H2, 2017|
The above-mentioned launch date of Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is just a guess and nothing has been indicated by the company as yet. However, considering that iPhone launch is nearing, it would not be wise to defer this phone’s India launch to second half of 2017. Xiaomi should bring this phone to India in the next couple of months to ensure it has a chance of gaining some traction among users.
Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Specifications
|Processor||2.0GHz octa-core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 625|
|Internal Storage||64GB/128GB (expandable up to 128GB)|
|Display||6.4-inch, Full HD (1920x1080p) resolution, AMOLED, 16:9 aspect ratio|
|OS||Android 7.0 Nougat with MIUI 8.0|
|Primary (rear) Camera||12-megapixel with flash|
|Battery||5300mAh with Fast Charging|
In terms of specs, the Xiaomi Mi Max 2 looks similar to Moto G5 Plus. However, in terms of screen size, battery size and internal storage space, the Xiaomi phone has an edge of over the Motorola phone. No, the Moto G5 Plus is not bad at all. However, the Mi Max 2, on paper, makes it look like an amateur.
Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Features
- Dual SIM
- Big Battery
- Fast charging
- Big screen
- Android 7.0 Nougat
- Two storage variants
- Fingerprint scanner
Feature wise, the Xiaomi Mi Max 2 has all the necessary features users expect in a phone of this price. However, its competition is quite established in the Indian market. Not just Moto G5 Plus but there is also the Galaxy J7 Prime to contend with in this space. Will the Mi Max 2 be able to hold its own against such capable smartphones? Let’s wait for its launch for that bit.