Home > Communication > 5G > Xiaomi Launch Cheapest 5G Phone In OZ

Xiaomi Launch Cheapest 5G Phone In OZ

Xiaomi has officially launched its Mi Mix 3 5G – the cheapest 5G smartphone currently in the Australian market – which sports a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor and the Snapdragon X50 5G modem.

Available from Xiaomi’s online store for $1,399, the company promises to deliver to the Australian market a “premium 5G smartphone without the premium 5G price”.

By comparison, some other 5G-ready devices already available in the market include the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G and Note 10+ 5G (both $1,999), the Huawei Mate X ($3,700), the OPPO Reno 5G ($1,499), and the LG V50 ThinQ ($1,728).

With the integration of the Snapdragon X50 5G modem, Mi Mix 3 5G has the ability to connect to sub-6GHz signal that has gigabit-class download speeds – 10 times faster than 4G network speeds- and can sustain long and stable peak performance thanks to the newly designed hybrid cooling system.

The Rogers HeatSORB thermal material implements a phase change effect that quickly captures heat generated by the device under demanding scenarios and delays temperature increases.

From here, a passive heat pipe composed of six layers of graphite disperses heat at, according to Xiaomi, a speed “three times faster than a typical dual graphite sheet”.

It also achieves an extreme screen-to-body ratio due to the device’s slider design and extremely thin bezels.

In terms of the camera, it comes with the same 12MP AI dual camera found on the non-5G model, as well as all the AI features expected from Xiaomi’s smartphones, including 960fps slow-motion video capabilities.

For selfies, Mi Mix 3 5G offers a 24MP + 2MP dial camera setup, making great use of Sony’s IMX576 sensor to capture more detail.

“Xiaomi has spent tremendous efforts developing a 5G smartphone solution and Mi Mix 3 5G represents Xiaomi’s quest to create innovative products for everyone,” said Wang Xiang, senior vice-president of Xiaomi.

“We are delighted and honoured to be working with our partners to make 5G a reality for even more users all over the world.”

In addition to the new 5G-ready device, Xiaomi also officially launched its new MiBand 4, the latest iteration of its range of activity tracking devices, for $59.95 from Xiaomi’s online store.

It comes with a 135mAh battery, capabilities to deal with NFC payments, as well as a number of activity tracking features including for outdoor running, treadmill workouts, cycling, walking, cardio and pool swimming.

You may also like
LG Rolls Out New Dual Screen ThinQ
Razer, Xiaomi Make Gaming Monitor Debut
Federal Parlt. Preps Last-Minute Probe Into NBN Rollout
One Year Left For OLED, Apple Display Supplier
Flip Out Over Foldable Motorola Razr Tease