Besides preparing to launch Mi 6 in the next 2017, Xiaomi is also busy developing a new flagship smartphone that has small body. This smartphone will be named Xiaomi Mi S. The news leak was reported first time in Weibo social media which said that the smartphone will have a screen size of 4.6 inch and Full HD resolution (1920 x 1080 pixel).
The new Xiaomi Mi S will be using Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad-core, 4 GB RAM and UFS 2.0 type internal ROM storage of 128 GB. The battery capacity is 2,600 mAh with Quick Charge 3.0 support.
In the camera sector, Xiaomi will implement 12 MP camera module with Sony IMX378 censor which has PDAF support, aperture f/2.0, enhanced with dual-LED flash and 80 degrees point of view capability. While the front camera will have 4 MP resolution and typical features. Even it seems to be low, the rear camera is able to record a 4K video in 30 fps.
This little gadget will support one slot of nano-SIM card which accomodates 4G+ network card, quite same with other flagship smartphone out there. But there is more, with the new NFC technology, user can exchange data by nudge these smartphone to each other.
Audio port and USB type C will be put on the bottom edge of this phone, while ultrasonic fingerprint censor is added at the bottom of home button.
Unfortunately, there is still no clear information about Xiaomi Mi S price or the release date schedule, so we have to wait further rumor.