Xiaomi's latest device is called the Mi Note. Dubbed the "most epic flagship device of the year," the Mi Note comes with a slew of new features as the brand continues to maintain momentum in the smartphone segment. On offer is a 5.7-inch full-HD display, Snapdragon 801, 3 GB RAM, 13 MP camera with OIS and dual-SIM with dual LTE connectivity.
The phone is protected by Corning's Gorilla Glass 3 on both sides, 2.5D curved glass on the front and 3D curved glass at the back, and has an overall thickness of 6.95mm. In terms of specs, the Mi Note has a 5.7-inch full-HD display with a thin 3.0mm bezel. Xiaomi notes that the panel offers adaptive dynamic contrast and blue light-reducing mode, which is aimed at reducing eye fatigue.
Powering the device is a quad-core Snapdragon 801 CPU clocked at 2.5 GHz and an Adreno 330 GPU. The 13 MP camera features IMX214 CMOS sensor and an OIS module and two-tone LED flash. The front shooter is a 4 MP variant with large 2-micron pixels. Other specs include 3 GB RAM, 16/64 GB internal storage, dual-SIM functionality (microSIM and nano-SIM), dual 4G connectivity (FDD-LTE and TD-LTE) and a 3,000 mAh battery. There's also 24-bit/192KHz lossless playback support.
On the software front, the Mi Note comes with Xiaomi's custom ROM, MIUI 6 (based on Android 4.4.4 KitKat). While Play Store access is available on the Chinese variant.