Xiaomi released its first 5G smartphone in February this year but hasn’t made it public yet. The phone recently appeared in China Unicom Partner Conference where it achieved a download rate of up to 2Gbps. In simple words, the Mi MIX 3 5G can download a 5-minute 1080p video or 26 MP3 songs in just one second. Now, Xiaomi has officially announced that the Mi MIX 3 5G will finally launch in Switzerland on May 2 through Swiss operator Sunrise. Sales also to begin on 2nd May. The launch also paves a way for Xiaomi to take Mi MIX 3 5G to other countries in Europe and Asia.
The Mi MIX 3 5G is priced at CHF 847. Looking at Xiaomi’s pricing policy, the MIX 3 5G price is seen to be a bit higher side. The company says that the price of 5G chips and internal components is still very high that could not keep the final price handy.
The Mi MIX 3 5G is powered by a Snapdragon 855 chipset coupled with Qualcomm’s X50 5G modem. The device uses a sliding front-facing camera design that resulted in a 93.4 percent screen-to-body ratio. There is a dual camera set up in the rear that can shoot 960 fps videos. The body is made of ceramic which gives a glossy and tough feeling.
During the launch event, Xiaomi said that it is partnering with Orange, 3, Sunrise, Telefonica, Tim and Vodafone for launch in respective countries.