Beijing hosts the annual China Mobile Partners Conference. Presented at the event and Xiaomi. The company brought there a special version of the Mi Mix 3 smartphone supporting work on 5G networks. This feature is implemented using the Snapdragon 855 chip, which will begin to appear en masse in the flagship smartphones next year.
In Mi Mix 3 5G, besides the new chip with a modem, new antenna switching technologies were applied, which allows us to achieve a download speed of 2 GB / s. The rest of the smartphone is thus Mi Mix 3, which was introduced last month.
Xiaomi claims that the development of 5G-smartphone began in 2016. It is assumed that the smartphone with the support of fifth-generation networks in Europe will appear in 2019.