Since it is considered a success, reportedly is working on a successor Xiaomi Mi MIX. This was disclosed by the Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun's on Weibo as quotes from Gizmochina.
He said a successor would be named Mi Mi MIX MIX II. Like its predecessor, Mi MIX II will be designed by the same person, which is a leading French designer Philippe Starck. He also said Philippe had met and discussed the innovative design Mi MIX 2.
Companies call, Mi MIX II will present bezelless phone with a screen ratio to a higher body. Previously, Mi MIX has a screen ratio of the body up to 90 percent. That is, 90 percent of the front body is the screen.
Not only that, Mi MIX II also will not present any physical buttons on the phone. At Mi MIX, Xiaomi also do the same, but the phone still has the volume and power buttons on the right side.
Besides Xiaomi Mi MIX II, according to analyst Sun Changxu, iPhone 8 will also have a screen that filled the face of the phone without the Home button and bezel. In addition, the iPhone 8 also predicted not have any physical buttons throughout the body.
Well, if Xiaomi is able to implement a design that worked Philippe as an innovation cell phone without physical buttons, Mi MIX II are likely to be the first Chinese phone has no physical buttons. In other news, reportedly Philippe Starck was busy with his friend, designer Jerome Olivet to design a concept phone without a screen.
Mobile-called named ALO will be equipped with artificial intelligence-based virtual assistant that allows the camera to detect SMS. Over time, the phone is also designed so that users can send email and SMS only with voice commands.
Mobile ALO made of aluminum coated with a natural resin that repair themselves when exposed to scratches. Olivet currently working together with a company called Thomson to develop a prototype of this phone.