The infamous and highly reputed tipster Digital Chat Station recently broke the news that Xiaomi’s upcoming flagship Xiaomi Mi 13 Series (codenamed m2) has been progressing rapidly. The leaks reveal that the upcoming flagship offering will come equipped with Qualcomm’s second-generation Snapdragon 8 (Snapdragon 8 Gen2) flagship processor.
Meanwhile, the prototype will also be made up of ceramic material while the texture and workmanship have been improved greatly. Judging from the latest revelations, the Xiaomi Mi 13 Series could be set to arrive with two major characteristics. One of them is that it’ll be made of ceramic material while the other is that it’ll be equipped with Qualcomm’s second-gen Snapdragon 8 flagship processor.
Mi 13 Series to come with Ceramic material and Snapdragon 8 chipset
Ceramic materials have been applied to many flagship offerings by Xiaomi including the Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra. Xiaomi has used a higher-end ceramic texture process for the upcoming flagship. It’ll go through 24 complicated processes from powder to the finished product, which will be as warm as jade. Additionally, the Xiaomi Mi 13 Series will also be the first offering to come equipped with the second-gen Snapdragon 8 chipset. According to reports, this chipset will be manufactured by TSMC and could use a 4nm process. The energy efficiency ratio will be better than that of previous-generation chipsets. Interestingly, the performance will be better than that of the Snapdragon 8+.
Expected release date for the Xiaomi Mi 13 Series
As for the release date, starting from the Xiaomi Mi 11 Series, Xiaomi released two consecutive generations of flagships in December. It is widely expected that the Xiaomi Mi 13 Series could have the same fate as it could be released in December this year.