After the launch of Xiaomi Mi5 smartphone, the Chinese manufacturer has already started working on Xiaomi Mi Note 2.

Xiaomi will launch the Mi Note 2 on October 25th, 2016 at a Beijing event in China.

It will be the successor of Xiaomi Mi Note which was the first Xiaomi smartphone to have a curved rear and also received a lot of love from Xiaomi fans as well as a lot of critical praises.

Xiaomi confirmed the launch date and also sent Launch invites via twitter on 21st October:

Curved to impress – Wanna be first to know about our #MiNote2 launch on Oct. 25? Join our FB event now: #MiLaunch”Mi Note 2 Launch Invite


The upcoming Mi Note 2 will have a curved edge and a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED (2160 x 3840 pixels, i.e. 773 ppi density) just like its predecessor. It runs on a 64-bit Snapdragon 821 Quad-core processor combined with Adreno 530GPU. It will be put together with 4GB RAM + 64GB Internal Storage & 6GB RAM + 128GB Internal Storage.

The Mi Note 2 will run on Android version 6.0 Marshmallow and Mi Note 2 Pro on Android version 7.0 Nougat, supported by MIUI 8.

Mi Note 2 will be having dual cameras on the back. The first rear camera will be a 23MP Sony IMX318 & the second rear camera will be a 12MP Sony IMX378, and the front camera will be of 8MP. It will also have Iris Scanner, fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro and proximity sensors.

It will have a non-removable 4100 mAh Li-Ion battery and also the Quick Charge fast charging technology and the connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS, and Type-C 1.0 USB port.

As per the leaked information, the Xiaomi Note 2 Pro smartphone will have a whopping 8GB RAM and also a mega 256GB ROM supported by quad-core 2.6GHz CPU to power the device. It will run on the Android 7.0 Nougat OS with MIUI 8 and a Snapdragon 821 Soc.

  • The price expected for Mi Note 2 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM variant is CNY 2,799
  • The price expected for Mi Note 2 6GB RAM and 128GB ROM variant is CNY 2,999

Judging from these features, Xiaomi Mi Note 2 is expected to be one of the best smartphones ever made.