Xiaomi has launched a new smartphone in the Chinese market. The Xiaomi Mi Play features a waterdrop-shaped display notch. The glass-like rear panel is accompanied by a gradient finish. Additional highlights include an octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 SoC, dual cameras, and a 19:9 displays. It now comes in 4GB/ 6GB RAM variants. Read more to find about Xiaomi Mi Play Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price and Availability
|CNY 1,099 (approx Rs 11,100)
The Xiaomi Mi Play is priced in China at CNY 1,099 (approx Rs 11,100) for the 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant. It comes in Black, Dream Blue, and Twilight Gold color options (with a gradient finish).
While the 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant costs CNY 1,299 (approx Rs 13,200), the 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant come with a price tag of CNY 1,599 (approx Rs 16,300).
The 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant comes in Black, Dream Blue, and Twilight color options. The 6GB/ 128GB storage variant is available in Black, Dream Blue, and Twilight Gold color options. As of now, there is no information about the Indian price and launch date.
|octa-core MediaTek Helio P35, IMG GE8320 GPU
|64GB (expandable up to 256GB)
|5.84-inch, full-HD+ (1080 x 2280 pixels), 19:9 aspect ratio
|Android 8.1 Oreo
|Primary (Rear) Camera
|Dual (12MP + 2MP) with flash
The new handset is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 processor along with IMG GE8320 GPU and 4GB/ 6GB LPDDR4X RAM. The 64GB/ 128GB internal storage can be further expanded via a microSD card (up to 256GB). It is backed by a 3,000mAh battery.
In terms of optics, the Xiaomi Mi Play sports a dual camera setup on the back. It combines a 12-megapixel primary sensor (with f/2.2 aperture), a 2-megapixel secondary sensor, and an LED flash. For selfies and video calling the new smartphone sports an 8-megapixel front camera.
- Dual cameras
- Waterdrop notch
- Android 8.1 Oreo OS
- MIUI 10
- 4G VoLTE
- Wi-Fi 802.11ac
- Bluetooth v4.2
- GPS/ A-GPS
- USB Type-C port
- Fingerprint sensor
- Ambient light
- Glass rear panel
- Gradient finish
- Three color options
The Xiaomi Mi Play runs Android 8.1 Oreo operating system with MIUI 10 on top. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, and USB Type-C port.
The dual-SIM smartphone sports a 5.84-inch display with full-HD+ (1080 x 2280 pixels) resolution and a 19:9 aspect ratio. In terms of dimensions, it measures 147.76 x 71.89 x 7.8mm. A fingerprint sensor is placed on the back. Other sensors on the device include an accelerometer, ambient light, geomagnetic, and gyroscope.
While there is no confirmation about the Indian launch of Mi Play, recently, Xiaomi launched a new Armoured Edition variant (with 6GB of RAM and 128GB internal storage) of its Poco F1 handset. It is priced at Rs 23,999. The 8GB RAM/ 256GB storage model was launched at Rs 29,999.
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