Xiaomi Mi 6 Plus Image spill reignites launch hopes


Xiaomi was largely rumoured to launch the Mi 6 Plus alongside the Mi 6, however that didn’t occur, and leaks of the Mi 6 Plus likewise reduced post the Mi 6 dispatch in April. Presently, the Mi 6 Plus has again cropped up online bringing back hopes of a launch soon.

Gizchina found a back cover picture of the Mi 6 Plus alongside the Mi 6 cell phone on the Chinese web, hinting that the dispatch may be around the corner. The Mi 6 Plus back cover is identical to the Mi 6 with respect to design, the only difference being size. The Mi 6 Plus size is greater than the Mi 6, as expected.

The Xiaomi Mi 6 Plus has been rumoured on various events and it is expected to highlight a 5.7-inch full-HD display, and Snapdragon 835 SoC. The Xiaomi Mi 6 Plus is tipped to be offered in 4GB of RAM + 64GB storage, 6GB + 128GB, and 8GB + 256GB variants.

Prior, a gadget code-named Xiaomi Jason was spotted on GFXBench benchmark, and it is accepted to be a variant of the flagship Xiaomi Mi 6, called the Mi 6c. It is expected to be powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 660 SoC clocked at 2.2GHz coupled with 6GB RAM and will pack 64GB on-board storage. The cell phone may highlight a 5.1-inch full-HD show and run MIUI based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat. On the camera front, the alleged Xiaomi Jason is said to sport a 12-megapixel rear camera alongside a 4-megapixel front camera. It’s worth pointing out that the alleged Xiaomi Jason could very well launch with a different name other than Mi 6c.

With respect to the Mi 6 India dispatch, the organization’s India chief Manu Kumar Jain had said it might be declared in July, however details beyond that are still awaited.