Xiaomi Mi 6X Launched with Snapdragon 660 AIE

Xiaomi has just launched Mi 6X, which truly exemplifies the philosophy of making products with “the same specifications, at half the price”. All the rumors and leaks were on the table couple of day ago and surprisingly the leaks which came in last three days are shows the exact details. Anyways, rumors are just for fun! 

Specifications: Artificial Intelligence Engineering

The Xiaomi Mi 6X is the truly deal breaker device. The company has decided to sell this phone at low price. Under the hood, Xiaomi has placed Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 AIE SoC. Yes, I know you are thinking what does the AIE word stands for! We will talk about it in a bit. Xiaomi Mi 6X device will be available in two different RAM/Storage options – 4GB + 64GB and 6GB + 64GB. There is also third variant available which comes with the 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. So, the user has now so many options available in the storage department.

Coming on word AIE which stand for the Artificial Intelligence Engineering. This device features the improved AI performance which will deliver significantly optimized results in the app features and provide more features to the camera. Further, using the AI feature, the user can also detect the objects shows in any video playing on the screen and make the purchase instantly.

Xiaomi Mi 6X sports on 3010 mAh battery which is expected to deliver a long-lasting performance. In the camera department, the majority of Xiaomi smartphones comes with the Sony camera sensors and this one also falls into the same category. MI 6X got the dual camera setup on the back which is vertically positioned. The primary camera has 20MP Sony IMX 376 sensor and the secondary camera has the 12MP Sony IMX 486 sensor. On the front, there is a single 20MP front camera having the Sony IMX 376 sensor.

There are also some additional features included in this handset includes the USB QC 3.0 provides which charges the device up to 50% in just 30 minutes. Xiaomi has provided Xiao AI voice assistant. Here it is worth to note that the assistant feature is only available in China for now. By the how much often you use an assistant? Let us know!


Xiaomi has placed 5.99-inch display on the top of the phone. Unfortunately, the device doesn’t come with the bezel-less footprint. Xiaomi has still left the bezels on the top and bottom. However, the device has beautiful and stylish full metal body. The device comes with the USB Type-C port.

Fingerprint sensor place on the back of the phone. Mi 6X looks like same as the Xiaomi Mi 5X, some minor changes present like both rear cameras are positioned vertically instead of horizontal. There are also antenna lines provided on the back of the phone. Xiaomi has tried to make this device as thin as possible. It has the thickness of 7.6mm and weight is only 166grams. 

Pricing and Availability

The device is pretty affordable. Xiaomi Mi 6X got the price tag of ¥1599 (Rs. 17,000) for 4GB + 64GB, ¥1799 (Rs. 19,000) for 6GB + 64GB and ¥1999 (Rs. 22,000) for 6GB + 128GB variant. It will be available in five different colors.

For now, the device will only be available in China from the April 27 through both offline and online stores includes Mi Home, Mi.com and through some other partners’ retail stores near you.