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Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Launched – Android 7.1.1, 12 MP Camera, 4 GB RAM, 5300 mAh Battery

Xiaomi launched Mi Max 2 which is a successor to last year’s big smartphone Mi Max into the market. The best price of new Xiaomi Mi Max 2  is ₹ 16,999/- in India and $ 250 in USA. Currently, this is available for you to buy in websites like Amazon, Flipkart, ebay etc. If you are planning to buy Xiaomi Mi Max 2 you must be aware of its advantages, disadvantages, price and specifications.

Best Price: ₹ 16,999(India), $250(USA)

Key Features:

  • 6.44 inches, IPS LCD Full HD display touchscreen
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
  • 12 MP Rear Camera & 5 MP Secondary camera
  • 4 GB RAM
  • Octa-core processor
  • 5300 mAh battery

Advantages of Xiaomi Mi Max 2:

  • Xiaomi Mi Max 2 comes with latest Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat)
  • Presents 6.44-inch Full HD IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with Multitouch in it
  • It provides 4 GB RAM for multitasking.
  • It was equipped with Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 processor.
  • It was integrated with Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 chipset that was built on 14nm.
  • Supports Dual-SIM feature but it comes with hybrid SIM slot.
  • Brings an internal memory of 64/128 GB and supports memory extension up to 256 GB.
  • Comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 as it’s screen protection feature.
  • Comes with 12 MP rear camera and 5 MP front facing camera and with features like phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1/2.9″ sensor size, 1.25 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama.
  • It has great screen to body ratio which gives you wide look of your screen.
  • Its display has Full HD resolution (1080 x 1920 pixels)
  • It supports video recording at 1080p, 720p @ 120fps.
  • It has a battery capacity of 5300 mAh which is really an extraordinary feature. Minimum 2 days guaranteed with normal usage.
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G,4G, NFC
  • It comes with additional features like Document viewer, Photo/video editor, Fast battery charging: 83% in 30 min (Quick Charge 3.0), Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
  • Supports rich no. of sensors like Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • Design and build quality changed a lot when compared with Mi Max. As new Mi Max 2 looks like iPhone 7 in some angles .

Disadvantages of Xiaomi Mi Max 2:

  • Even though it comes with latest Snapdragon 625 chip which is made on 14nm. Last year’s Mi Max is more powerful in gaming and multitasking which runs on Snapdragon 650.
  • It is very heavy to carry and single handed usage is difficult.
  • It comes with Hybrid SIM slot. So you can’t use your memory card and dual SIM at a time.
  • This is a Non Removable Battery Device.
  • Available in only gold color.
  • No FM Radio supported.


General Features

Brand: Xiaomi

Model Name: Mi Max 2

SIM Type: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM/ Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)

Operating System: Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)

Processor: Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53

Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625

Colors: Gold

Accessories in Box: --


Touch Screen: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Display Size: 6.44 inches (~74.0% screen-to-body ratio)

Resolution: 1080 x 1920 pixels (~342 ppi pixel density)

Other Display Features: Corning Gorilla Glass 4, Multitouch


Dimensions: 174.1 x 88.7 x 7.6 mm (6.85 x 3.49 x 0.30 in)

Weight: 211 g (7.44 oz)

Camera Features

Rear Camera: 12 MP, f/2.2

Front Camera: 5 MP, f/2.0

Video Recording: 2160p@30fps, 720p@120fps

Other Camera Features: phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1/2.9

Battery Capacity

Type: Non-removable Li-Ion 5300 mAh battery

Talk Time: --

Standby Time: --

Memory & Storage

Internal: 64/128 GB

Expandable Memory: microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 1 slot)





3G: Yes

4G: Yes

Wifi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot

USB Connectivity: Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Bluetooth: 4.2, A2DP, LE

NFC: Yes


Other Features

FM: To be confirmed

Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

Additional Features & Apps: Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 3.0)


USA: $ 310

India: ₹ 19,999

9 Total Score
Never Sleeps !!!

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 comes with superb features. It's battery is outstanding and it will lasts for minimum 2 days. If you like big screen smartphones you can grab this latest smartphone from Xiaomi.

User Rating: 3.83 (6 votes)