Going to replace the flagship of the year, a modelXiaomi Mi 8, the flagship of the year - Xiaomi Mi 9, has already appeared several times on renderers by now. There are options both with a drop-shaped neckline and with a cut of a transitional screen - it seems like a forehead, but very narrow.
The desire to minimize the neckline is understandable and justified. It’s quite expensive to do without a cutout - you have to include a slide mechanism in the design, as was done for Xiaomi Mi Mix 3.
The family Xiaomi Mi 2018 release prettymany brothers. Even if you do not consider Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite and Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro that appeared later, there are only three left: Xiaomi Mi 8, Mi 8SE and Mi 8 Explorer Edition. It is logical to assume that this year it will not do with a single model.
At the moment, from a variety of leaks formed the following picture.
Junior, Xiaomi Mi 9SE will be equipped with 6-inchscreen and built on a not yet announced chipset. Now it is called Snapdragon 7150, although it is already clear that the official name will look different. The capacity of RAM, apparently, 6 GB.
The older model - Mi 9 will get the screena diagonal of 6.4 ″ and a top-end Snapdragon processor 855. Mentioned and 6, and 8 GB of RAM - there may be modifications. Battery capacity 3500 mAh. Supports fast charging 32 W, but the wireless is not provided. The main camera is described as a triple module with a 48-megapixel, 12-megapixel and 3DTOF camera.
In some places, there is a mention of a model with 10 GB of RAM and a 512-gigabyte drive. This is just the heir to Mi 8 Explorer Edition.
The price of Xiaomi Mi 9 starts from the position of 2999 yuan, which is three hundred more than Xiaomi Mi 8 cost.