Xiaomi has announced its latest mid-range smartphone, the Xiaomi Civi, which replaces the Xiaomi Mi CC series in China following the company's recent rebrand. The new smartphone which weighs just 166g comes with a 6.55-inch 3D curved OLED display, Snapdragon 778 SoC, up to 12GB RAM, and a 64MP triple-camera.
Xiaomi Civi features a 6.55-inch 3D curved OLED display with 1080 × 2400 pixel resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, up to 950nits peak brightness, 240Hz sample rate, and 20:9 aspect ratio. According to the company, the "Chin'' on Xiaomi Civi has been reduced to 2.55mm, which makes it the thinnest chin ever on a Xiaomi smartphone.
The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 778G processor and it comes in two storage options; 8GB RAM with 128GB/256GB storage and 12GB RAM with 256GB storage.
It features a triple-camera set-up on its rear that includes a 64MP primary sensor accompanied by an 8MP 120° ultra-wide camera, a 2MP macro camera, and an LED flash. At the front, it houses a 32MP selfie camera in a punch-hole notch alongside a dual soft LED flash.
In terms of connectivity, it offers 5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.2, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou/NavIC, USB Type-C, and NFC.
Xiaomi Civi runs on MIUI 12.5 based on Android 11 and it features an in-display fingerprint sensor. Finally, it packs a 4,500mAh battery with support for 55W fast charging.
Xiaomi Civi Specifications
|Display||6.55-inch (1080 × 2400 pixels) Full HD+ 20:9 AMOLED screen with 120Hz refresh rate, up to 950nits brightness, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, DCI-P3 color gamut, 0.32 JNCD, 0.36 DeltaE|
|Processor||Octa-Core (4 x 2.4GHz + 4 x 1.8GHz Kryo 670 CPUs) Snapdragon 778G 6nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 642L GPU|
|Storage||8GB LPDDR4X RAM with 128GB / 256GB (UFS 2.2) storage / 12GB LPDDR4X RAM with 256GB (UFS 2.2) storage|
|Operating System||Android 11 with MIUI 12.5|
|Rear Camera||64MP rear camera with f/1.79 aperture, LED Flash, 8MP 120° ultra-wide sensor with f/2.2 aperture, 2MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture|
|Front Camera||32MP autofocus front camera with f/2.4 aperture, dual soft LED flash|
|Fingerprint||In-display fingerprint sensor, IR sensor|
|Dimensions||71.5x 6.98mm; Weight: 166g|
|Connectivity||5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.2, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou/NavIC, USB Type-C, NFC|
|Battery||4500mAh (typical) battery with 55W fast charging|
The Xiaomi Civi is available in Pink, Light Blue, and Shiny Black colors at a retail price of 2599 yuan (US$ 502 / Rs. 29,640 approx.) for the 8GB + 128GB version and 2899 yuan (US$ 448 / Rs. 33,055 approx.) for 8GB + 256GB. The high-end 12GB + 256GB version has a retail price of 3199 yuan (US$ 495 / Rs. 36,485 approx.).
The smartphone goes on sale in China from September 30.