The modem is claimed to enable 2Gbps+ peak download speed on a 5G network. At the moment the current basic version of the Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 costs just under 500 euros, while the 5G variant can be purchased at a price starting of 599 euros (about $679). This means the Mi Mix 5G is capable of downloading a 15-minute 1080p (256MB) video in a second or 26 MP3 files (320Kbps) in a second.
It's set to support Three's forthcoming 5G network in the United Kingdom as well as Orange in wider European markets.
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has launched its new portfolio of gizmos at the mecca of smartphone technology, the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona.
The pre-order for Nokia 9 PureView TA-1082, the Single-SIM variant will open at 12am ET, Sun Mar 3 as informed in the B&H listing.
The Xiaomi Mi 9's other highlighted feature is its fast charging which the brand has termed as Charge Turbo and can deliver up to 27W through the USB Type-C port.
In terms of specifications, the Mi MIX 3 5G features a 6.39-inch display with a resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels and it is unique because it offers a truly bezel less design. You get either 6, 8 or 10 GB of RAM and either 128GB or 256GB of internal storage with no microSD card expansion. However, Xiaomi is the first company which has announced the pricing and availability of its 5G-ready smartphone.
"When we look at the opportunity ahead of us for 5G, we see an opportunity to create winners and to bring change to the mobile industry, we believe Xiaomi is one of those companies", said Cristiano Amon, President, Qualcomm, at the Xiaomi event.
Additionally, Xiaomi launched the Mi LED Smart Bulb at its pre-MWC conference with a price tag of Euro 19.9 (roughly Rs. 1.600).