Philippe starck has unveiled the design of a near full-screen ceramic smartphone called ‘Mi MIX’ for chinese electronics company xiaomi. the device couples design and digital thinking, pushing visual and technological boundaries to ensure an easy grip experience and optimize listening. combined with a minimal aesthetic, ‘Mi MIX’ is a full-screen device with a beveled chamfer, curved on each end — furthering its disruptive and innovative appearance.
Further specs include a 4,400 mAh battery, fingerprint scanner, a 16 MP rear camera and a 5 MP front-facing camera (housed on the bottom lip of the device, seeing that there’s no room for it at the top).
The Xiaomi Mi Mix has an RRP of RMB 3499 for the 4GB of RAM, 128GB storage model, and RMB 3999 for the 6GB RAM, 256GB storage model with 18k gold trims around the camera and fingerprint sensor.
Full screen, which is an incredible black science and technology. In order to realize the vision of almost only the front of the screen, we removed the surface of the traditional handset, an infrared proximity sensor, designed a camera only ordinary 50% by volume of the pre-miniature camera. The depth of customization with a 17: 9 screen large fillets, which not only maintains the best visual full screen ratio, also can smoothly use virtual buttons for system operation.A beveled chamfer creates curves on each end of the device. Without edges or corners, the device is smooth and is extended to the maximum.
The Cameras are concerned, the Xiaomi Mi MIX packs a 16-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel front shooter for selfies.The Xiaomi Mi MIX is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, Infrared, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G. Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope and Barometer.
The 6.4” edgeless display features ultra-high 91.3% screen-to-body ratio.
Its full ceramic body includes a ceramic back cover, frame, and side buttons.Modern minimalist design with traditional precision ceramic technology, millet MIX body in perfect fusion. After the selection of the hardness of sapphire zirconia ceramic-ceramic ingot, from the flames of creativity, access to bright textured ceramics. Cover, borders, even the tiny buttons are used in the ceramic material, the appearance of the ultimate pure, feels it deep creamy, like living next wizard. On the Exclusive version, we first used the rare 18K gold-plated modification, and black ceramic pavilions.
Seamless connectors fuse ‘Mi MIX’s body without any external adhesives.
Packaging is equipped with a custom-designed handmade leather protective shell.
"Minimalist design is to remove all superficial useless thing. Because fewer 'substance', 'human nature' more" the world's most prestigious designers, millet MIX designer Philippe Starck said.