Xiaomi Mi Note 2 launch set for October 25: Price, specs and features we know so far

Xiaomi has already sent out media invites for an event scheduled on October 25, where it’ll likely announce the much anticipated Mi Note 2. While we have a fairly good idea of what it’ll get in terms of specs, a new alleged teaser of the device has appeared giving us an idea about its pricing.

The latest teaser suggests a whopping 5699 Yuan (approx Rs. 56,400) price point for the Xiaomi Mi Note 2. The pricing as per the latest teaser certainly comes across a bit surprising, as it’s highly unlikely that Xiaomi would launch the upcoming phablet at such a whopping price tag. Moreover, Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun also suggested earlier the company’s plans to keep the Mi Note 2’s price under $300 to attract customers. Hence, Xiaomi launching the device at such a premium price point seems rather far-fetched.

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Thankfully, nothing is officially confirmed so we’ll rather wait for Mi Note 2’s official unveiling next week. That said, given the device’s impressive set of specs and top-of-the-line feature list — we may be in for a surprise. Apart from pricing, the new teaser also points to a November 1 release date for the Xiaomi Mi Note 2.

Xiaomi Mi Note 2 specifications

As far as specifications are concerned, the upcoming Xiaomi Mi Note 2 is expected to feature either a 5.5-inch or a 5.7-inch dual curved edge AMOLED screen with a 1440 x 2560 resolution. Under the hood, the device is expected to feature Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 821 processor bundled with up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of built-in storage. The device is also expected to get a dual lens camera setup on the back with 16MP lenses.

The Xiaomi Mi Note 2 is currently under mass production stage and will go on sale starting November 1, exactly one week after the device’s official unveiling on October 25. Besides, several reports also suggest a 5.7-inch variant of the device, that’ll get a dual-curved edge display similar to the one found on the ill-fated Samsung Galaxy Note 7. Though on the contrary, some reports suggest it’ll instead have very thin bezels. It is also possible that Xiaomi is planning both curved and non-curved offerings.

We’ll know the exact details of the upcoming Xiaomi Note 2 next week. We’ll keep track of any news surrounding Xiaomi Mi Note 2 and bring you the latest updates. Till then, stay tuned with PC Tablet for the latest updates in the world of technology.

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