Update: A day after accidentally revealing the device, Xiaomi today officially launched the Xiaomi Mi 6X Hatsune Miku Limited Edition smartphone. As mentioned below, the device comes with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. Apart from special packaging, the Hatsune Miku Limited Edition also comes with transparent Hatsune Miku phone case and 10,000mAh custom power bank. Every Hatsune Miku Limited Edition smartphone will have a unique number engraved on the rear.
Earlier: (June 27th, 2018) Xiaomi is rumored to launch a new smartphone tomorrow in China. The company also posted a teaser video showcasing the blue color retail box. As expected, Xiaomi is going to launch the Mi 6X Hatsune Miku Limited Edition smartphone. The device was accidentally listed on Mi.com revealing complete details of this special edition smartphone. In 2017, Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 4X Hatsune Miku Edition smartphone. Now, the new Mi 6X will be the second device to come out from the collaboration with Japan’s Crypton Future Media.
While the Mi 6X was originally launched Black, Blue, Red, Gold, and Rose Gold color options, the upcoming Mi 6X Hatsune Miku Limited Edition comes in Green color. As it is a limited edition smartphone, it will be available in limited units and the production number along with Hatsune Miku image will also be engraved on the rear. The Mi 6X Hatsune Miku Limited Edition will be available only in 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant. It is priced at 2099 Yuan (approx $315 / Rs 21,700) while the standard variant with the same configuration costs 1799 Yuan.
Talking about the specifications, the device comes with a 5.99-inch Full HD+ (2160 x 1080 pixels) display with 18:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Mobile Platform coupled with Kryo 260 CPU and Adreno 512 GPU. As mentioned earlier, the Xiaomi Mi 6X Hatsune Miku Limited Edition comes with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of expandable storage. There is no 3.5m audio jack on this devices, instead, the users have to use the single USB Type-C port for both charging and connecting wired headsets.
In terms of optics, the limited edition smartphone offers 20MP + 12MP dual rear cameras with f/1.8 aperture and a single 20MP single front camera for selfies and video calls. It is backed by a 3,010mAh non-removable battery and supports 18W Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging technology. It will be running on Android 8.1 Oreo-based MIUI 9.5 out of the box and will soon receive the MIUI 10 update. While there is a circular fingerprint sensor on the rear, the device can also be unlocked using the face unlock feature. Stay tuned on PhoneRadar for more details!