Participating in the IFA 2018 event in Berlin, Honor launched the availability of Honor Play on the global market. At the same time, Honor also showed the Honor Magic 2 prototype . Yes! Smartphone supported chipset Kirin 980 has a design similar to a pop-up with OPPO Find X .
Interestingly, a few minutes after Honor showed Magic 2, Xiaomi through Lin Bin , as President of Xiaomi made a surprise by posting the latest smartphone images to come. Believed, the smartphone is Mi MIX 3 .
So, what makes Mi MIX 3 attractive? Yes! The smartphone appears with a slider design that also resembles Honor Magic 2 and OPPO Find X. Through the posting, Lin Bin also confirmed that the smartphone will arrive at the end of October 2018 .
Indeed, Honor is still keeping the Magic 2 time secret. However, not a few suspect that the new Honor-made smartphone will be officially introduced in December 2018 . That is, Mi MIX 3 will appear before Magic 2.
When touched on the Honor strategy overtaken by Xiaomi, President Honor, George Zhao only said that Honor had managed to tempt its competitors. It is proven that its competitors have “copied” the Magic 2 slider design.
But not a few gadget lovers say that Honor made Magic 2 by “imitating” the slider design belonging to OPPO Find X. Related to that, Zhao did not want to comment much and he just said briefly that this smartphone will bring many interesting innovations in it.
From the picture posted by Lin Bin, it seems that Mi MIX 3 also features a slide-up mechanism that needs to be manually operated by the user, similar to Magic 2. Unfortunately, there is no information about the embedded hardware specifications.
But not a few estimate that the Mi MIX 3 will come with the Snapdragon 845 chipset . In addition, Xiaomi will also equip this smartphone with 8GB of RAM and a large internal storage capacity of 256GB .
Speaking of smartphones with slider or pop-up designs, Vivo is a pioneer through the APEX Vivo concept . Only, Vivolaunched this smartphone with the name Vivo NEX . Furthermore, OPPO which presents Find X. Now there is Honor and Xiaomi, surely the competition will be more attractive.