Chinese smartphone brand Xiaomi has launched its Mi Play smartphone in its home country. The newly launched device is the company’s first smartphone in its Play series and it sports a waterdrop-style notch on top of its display. Xiaomi Mi Play has a gradient finish on its back panel that is made of a glass-like material. The smartphone comes with an octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 SoC and sports a dual rear camera setup. As a part of its launch offers, the smartphone brand is offering bundled 10GB of free data per month for a year to all Xiaomi Mi Play users. Here are the pricing details and specifications of the newly launched smartphone:
Xiaomi Mi Play price
Xiaomi Mi Play is only available in 4GB RAM/64GB internal storage variant that is priced at CNY 1,099. The smartphone is available in Black, Dream Blue, and Twilight Gold colour options and is available via Xiaomi’s offline stores in China. Xiaomi Mi Play will go on sale starting December 25 at 10 am. As we mentioned earlier, the smartphone will come with 10GB data per month for 12 months.
Xiaomi Mi Play specifications
Xiaomi Mi Play smartphone comes with dual-SIM functionality and runs MIUI 10 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. The smartphone sports a 5.84-inch full-HD+ display that has an aspect ratio of 19:9. Powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 processor, Xiaomi Mi Play comes with IMG GE8320 GPU and 4GB of RAM. The smartphone has a dual rear camera setup that comes with a 12MP primary sensor with an f/2.2 aperture and a 2MP secondary sensor. There is also an LED flash with the dual rear camera module. For selfies and video calls, there is an 8MP front-facing snapper on the device.
Xiaomi Mi Play has 64GB of internal storage and it can hold a microSD card of up to 256GB. Xiaomi Mi Play houses a 3,000mAh battery and has a fingerprint scanner on its back panel. On the connectivity front, Xiaomi Mi Play comes with 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS, and USB Type-C and it also has an accelerometer, an ambient light, a geomagnetic, and a gyroscope.