Mi Mix 3 benchmark nips the Snapdragon 855 rumor, but green and 'Forbidden City' versions are in store
Well, back to the future it is with the newest Mi Mix, as all leaks and teasers hint at a slider design where the whole screen half clicks down to reveal the front-facing 3D-sensing camera kit and other frontal paraphernalia. Xiaomi also found a place for the thin earpiece slit there and a notification light, though - something that can't be said for otherwise "landing strip" notch-y phones (cough, Pixel 3 XL, cough).
Mi Mix 3 apparently won't come with Snapdragon 855 as previously tipped, as a Geekbench entry suggests it will still sport Qualcomm's finest for 2018, the Snapdragon 845.
Insiders have also tipped that a "Forbidden City" Special Edition of the Mi Mix 3 is slated for unveiling tomorrow, and that is the rumored model with the whopping 10GB RAM. Whether this "Forbidden" Mi Mix 3 will be the Snapdragon 855-ready model that could be released at a later date, remains to be heard.
A Snapdragon 845 paired with a 5G modem is also not out of the question, and there could be no less than 10GB RAM to back the whole setup in this very model.