Neighbourhood Technology Desk: Xiaomi on Wednesday launched a new mid-range smartphone in China. Called Mi 6X, the smartphone is the successor to Mi 5X which had launched in India last year with Mi A1 moniker. Xiaomi Mi A1 is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 625 processor paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of expandable storage. Mi 6X comes with incremental upgrades in terms of performance but with more choices.
Xiaomi Mi A1’s camera was quite impressive for its price point. Featuring a dual-camera setup, Mi A1 has dual 12-megapixel rear cameras. Mi 6X gets a big upgrade in this department as it features improved 12-megapixel and 20-megapixel Sony IMX486 and IMX 376 sensors. Also packs a 3,010mAh battery which supports Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0. Xiaomi claims that the smartphone can charge up to 50% in 30 minutes.