Xiaomi rumored to have a super-thin, 64-bit capable midranger in the pipeline

Xiaomi rumored to have a super-thin, 64-bit capable midranger in the pipeline
Spotters have noticed a new Xiaomi-made phone make its way to TENAA testing in China. There are still no images of the device leaked, as the testing is ongoing, but we have a few juicy tidbits on its specs, which give enough for some interesting speculations.

Firstly, the device is listed as sporting a 2,000 mAh battery – "Kind of small" one would think, but "Kind of thin" is what leaksters say. Yup, there has been a rumor that the fastest growing manufacturer may launch its a super-thin handset this January – a style-oriented super-thin midranger – one that would compete with the Oppo R5, Vivo X5 Max, Gionee Elife, and any other slim (thinner than 0.19", 5mm).

Said whispers claim that the device will be equipped with the Snapdragon 615 – Qualcomm's mid-range 64-bit offering that doesn't seem to be very popular as of yet, but we found to be quite adequate in our reviews of the HTC Desire 820 and Oppo R5.

So, come January the 15th, we may get yet another constestant in the "thinnest in the World" (rat) race. Anyone excited?



source: MyDrivers (translated) via GizChina

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7 Comments

1. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

If its available early in India and

4. techsavvy.jaz

Posts: 163; Member since: Feb 07, 2012

We are at least three devices (Mi4, Mi Pad, Redmi 2) behind mate!

5. aditya.k

Posts: 496; Member since: Mar 10, 2013

I'm waiting for the Mi Band. :/

2. mahebn26

Posts: 5; Member since: Jan 08, 2015

HTC Desire 816 does not have Q615 proc. You shud have metioned HTC desire 820 instead.

3. paul.k

Posts: 294; Member since: Jul 17, 2014

D'oh, thanks

6. Tracy1988

Posts: 208; Member since: Dec 18, 2014

Who would want a thin phone with small battery? It seems to me that these stupid companies just like to make jokes.

7. sonam17

Posts: 2; Member since: Mar 05, 2015

Lately Heard that Gionee Elife S7 is coming up with the slimmest phone in existence. Can't wait to get my hands on it! Woah Gionee!

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