Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr Fans who are eagerly waiting for the launch of Xiaomi Mi Max phablet would be glad to know that the recent official images confirms that the device will have a metal back and a fingerprint reader. Rumours have been going around for a long time but now its official that the handset will have the above features. A couple of days ago a certain Weibo user on Chinese communications certification authority had spotted these features on the TENAA’s website. The leaked images revealed that the handset has got an excellent design and hardware specifications. The official image reveals that the Mi Max phablet is having an incredibly large display screen but the device itself is very thin. The leaked images show a gold variant of the handset but in the official image we observed a metallic back. The glimpse of the back tell us that the look is quiet similar to that of 3D Glass design, found on both (recently released) Mi 5 and Mi Note. Besides the metal back, the back also reveals a ‘Mi’ logo and a circular fingerprint reader. Speaking of the specification, the phablet will feature a 6.44-inch HD display. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 chipset that comes coupled with 2GB of RAM. The model sports 16GB of internal storage while the higher-priced models will be available with 3GB RAM with 32GB storage. Key Specs of Xiaomi Mi Max : Display: 6.44-inch Resolution: 1080 x 1920 pixels (~342 ppi pixel density) OS: Android 5.0 Lollipop Processor: Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow) RAM: 2/3GB Internal Storage: 16/32GB External Storage: up to 200 GB via microSD Rear Camera: 16-megapixel Front Camera: 5-megapixel Battery: 4000mAh Check out: Lava A72, A76, A89 Smartphones Launched in India Speaking of connectivity, the Xiaomi Mi Max supports 4G LTE radios, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.1. A mega 4000mAh battery completes the package. As far as we have heard that Xiaomi Mi Max is priced at Yuan 1,299 (approximately Rs. 13,300). We are expecting that the rest of the features will be revealed on the launch day on May 10. One things for sure, the Mi Max phablet is a budget device and the Snapdragon 650 chipset is already present in the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3.