Xiaomi Mi Play debuted in China December 2018, as the first model in the company’s Mi Play series. The smartphone has some major differences from the existing Xiaomi phones, including a waterdrop-style display notch and a gradient-finish back.
The Mi Play also has an octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 SoC. It also sports a dual rear camera setup, paired with an LED flash module. While the Mi Play was initially launched in lone 4GB RAM and 64GB storage configuration, the handset recently received 6GB RAM as well as 128GB storage variants.
In addition to Xiaomi’s first drop-screen design phone, the appearance of Xiaomi Play is nothing special. The 5.84-inch 1080p LCD screen is only the size of a 5.1-inch phone, and the overall feel is very small. In terms of color, in addition to the traditional pure black color, there are also two kinds of trend gradient designs of Dream Blue and Shuguang Gold.
Xiaomi play in design the inheritance and continuation of this year Xiaomi mobile phone design ideas; the back of mobile phone used the gradient design of the 3D injection molding body.
The frame of the body is also made of a very beautiful coating process, emitting a beautiful metallic luster. At the bottom of the box is the handset, speakers and Micro-usb charging interface, while the headset is still placed at the top of the fuselage. On the right side of the phone is the volume key and the Power key, while the left side of the fuselage is the SIM card slot. Xiaomi play uses a 2+1 card slot that allows you to apply two Nano SIM cards and a TF memory card at the same time.
In terms of life, Xiaomi Mi play built-in a 3000mAh battery, in the exclusive GIFR intelligent power-saving technology, the life performance is good. In combination with energy-saving Helio P35, the Mi Play has long battery life.
Performance and hardware
Xiaomi Play’s positioning is “high-quality entry machine”, so the configuration is just enough. In terms of performance, Xiaomi play uses a 12nm process technology to build the MediaTek P35 processor, the main frequency reached 2.3GHz. Xiaomi play debuted the MediaTek P35 processor to meet everyday usage needs in terms of performance.
. Also, there is 4GB RAM and a PowerVR GE8320 GPU which as you know handles graphics and it performs an average job of it on this smartphone. It has the latest Android 9.0 Pie running on it with 64GB storage space capacity Camera.
On Xiaomi MI play, equipped with a rear 12 million + 2 million pixel AI double, a single pixel size reached 1.25μm, the effect of the imaging is still relatively good.
Xiaomi Play rear camera with 12 Megapixel main camera + 2 Megapixels blur, front 8 Megapixel camera, support AI beauty. From the actual measurement point of view, Xiaomi Mi Play integrates the advantages of Xiaomi mobile phone very well
The front-facing 8 megapixel beauty camera supports 5-level smart beauty, and has four modes of face-lifting, big-eye, whitening and skin-rejuvenation in advanced mode, which can meet the needs of most users.
According to the information at the press conference, Xiaomi and MediaTek have joined the CPU Turbo intelligent acceleration technology and GPU Turbo image rendering multi-threading technology to make the performance of the processor more powerful, so the Xiaomi Play is compared with the mobile phone of the same price. The effect of playing the game will be much better. And there are exclusive game modes, fast screen recording, storefront, message-free, and other common game mode features, fully guarantee the game experience. Support GLES multi-core multi-threading function, also can open multi-core multi-threading function in the process of the game, greatly improving game performance.
And there are exclusive game modes, fast screen recording, storefront, message-free, and other common game mode features, fully guarantee the game experience.
Support GLES multi-core multi-threading function, also can open multi-core multi-threading function in the process of the game, greatly improving game performance.
The Xiaomi Mi Play does not fight the price/performance ratio but attracts users through additional selling points. This mobile phone positioning is “high-quality entry machine”, in the entry price segment, has a good “King Glory” game experience, has a relatively good photo, and also presented a 12-month flow plan, really is the cost-effective to the end!