Xiaomi launched the Mi Mix 3 smartphone in October this year, which was equipped with some light, including a magnetic front camera, dual head camera settings, two front camcorders, and a true borderless screen without gaps. At launch time, the company confirmed that the 5G version of the machine will arrive next year, and now Xiaomi president Lin Bin share photo show Mi Mix 3 operates on the 5G network.
The Xiaomi president has shared the image on Weibo, hinting at an imminent launch soon. If you look closely at the image, the top right edge displays a 5G logo suggesting that the phone is connected to a 5G network. At the left edge, there’s also an Android Pie logo indicating that the smartphone will get an Android Pie update soon as well. To recall, at the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 launch, the company had announced a 5G variant of the smartphone would be launched for the European market in 2019.
In addition to the picture, Xiaomi executives did not share any further details about the smartphone. The Mi MiX 3 5G design and specifications are expected to match the Mi Mi Mi Mix 3. The smartphone includes a fingerprint scanner, a 6.4-inch (1080×2340 pixel) HD + OLED display, 10 GB RAM, Snapdragon 845 SoC , A 3,850mAh battery and a dual camera in front and back.
Apart from Xiaomi, OnePlus has also confirmed that it will launch a 5G smartphone next year. OnePlus spokesperson earlier confirmed that the OnePlus 7 won’t have 5G enabled to keep the costing competitive. Instead, the company will keep its promise of 5G by launching a separate series early 2019. It is still a mystery whether OnePlus will launch this phone alongside the OnePlus 7 or launch it earlier on in a separate event. It is speculated that OnePlus could launch the 5G device at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona.