Xiaomi Mi Max with enormous 6.44-inch display, 4850mAh battery launched in India starting at Rs. 14999

Late last month Xiaomi officially took the wraps of the Xiaomi Mi Max in India at an controversial event in Delhi. Xiaomi Mi Max was originally announced in China in May and comes with a colossal 6.44-inch display. The Mi Max launched in India comes in Silver, Light Grey and Gold colors and will be available in two variants priced unalike. 

According to Xiaomi, the 3GB RAM with 32GB storage Mi Max powered by Snapdragon 650 SoC will cost Rs. 14,999, whereas the 4GB RAM with 128GB storage variant powered by Snapdragon 652 SoC will be available for Rs. 19,999.

The device went on sale in India on July 6th through mi.com, but since then it's out-of-stock. Xiaomi says that the Mi Max will be available from Amazon India, Flipkart, Snapdeal, PayTM and Tata CLiQ starting July 13th. 

Xiaomi Mi Max
Xiaomi Mi Max

Xiaomi Mi Max is equipped with a full metal unibody design and features fingerprint sensor on the back. The device measures 173.1 x 88.3 x 7.5 mm and weighs 203 grams. It comes with hybrid SIM slot, that allows you to either use dual-SIM or single-SIM with microSD card in second slot. 

As far as specifications are concerned, Xiaomi Mi Max comes with a 6.44-inch Full HD IPS display with 1000:1 contrast ratio, 72% NTSC color gamut and 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 3 running on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with MIUI 7 (upgradable to MIUI 8) and infrared sensor on top.

On the imaging front, Mi Max holds a 16MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF and f/2.0 aperture, a 5MP front-facing camera with 85-degree wide-angle lens and f/2.0 aperture, and mammoth 4850mAh battery. Connectivity series include 4G LTE with VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 / 5GHz) MIMO, Bluetooth 4.2 and A-GPS + GLONASS.

The device comes in two variants: one with Hexa-Core Snapdragon 650 processor, 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage, and the other with Octa-Core Snapdragon 652 processor, 4GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. Both the variants come with Adreno 510 GPU and support microSD card, as mentioned above.

Xiaomi Mi Max
Xiaomi Mi Max