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Hands-on Xiaomi Mi Mix

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Set aside the sales data, Xiaomi should have the highest reputation among Chinese phone brands. Although Mi 5s and Mi 5s Plus were not fond by Mi fans, Mi Note 2 and Mi Mix turned doubts into compliments. As a concept phone, Mi Mix was highly expected since announcement.

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In fact, strictly speaking Mi MIX as a concept mobile phone is not appropriate, it’s more like the Huawei Mate 9 Porsche Design, using luxurious materials and high-end design to enhance the brand image.

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Xiaomi didn’t put the significant Mi logo on MIX as it did on other phones, just a line of golden script says it’s from Xiaomi. The full-ceramic body looks very special and has a reflect like a dark mercury texture.

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But Xiaomi didn’t build a special MIUI for Mi Mix.

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However, although Mi Mix looks great, it’s not as comfortable as it should be.

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Mi is big and heavy, makes it heavy to carry.

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Also the sound quality has not reached a high-end mobile phone should be the level. You need to press hard to your ears in order to sound clearly.

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The  16-megapixel camera has a very short shutter speed, but its white balance performance is poor. Even in a light room, I have to keep absolute stability and press the shutter 3 times before I can get a clear picture.

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To sum up, as a pursuit of new technology and design, Mi Mix is fully qualified. But its daily experience is a complete failure – because it just uncomfortable to use.

 

Source:zaeke