The advent of the Xiaomi Mi Mix smartphone has reinforced most Chinese OEMs interest in producing tri bezel-less smartphones. A number of ‘Mix’ smartphones were modeled after the Xiaomi flagship. One of them is the Leagoo KIICAA Mix featuring a good looking bezel-less smartphone. However, unlike most recent bezel-less smartphones it still has a 16:9 aspect ratio which is quite unfortunate.
Leagoo KIICAA Mix Key Specs and Features
- 5.5-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 X 1920 pixels (401 ppi)
- Android 7.0
- Octa-core MediaTek MT6750T CPU with 3GB
- Dual 13MP + 2MP rear camera and a 13MP front camera
- 32GB built-in storage, up to 256GB with a memory card
- 4G LTE
- Fingerprint sensor (Front)
- 4, 000 mAh non removable Li-Po battery
Design and Display
Like other smartphones modeled after the Xiaomi Mi Mix smartphone and its successor, the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 the Leagoo KIICAA Mix has a highly reduced top and side bezels with a thick bottom bezel. The home button present just below the screen also doubles as a fingerprint sensor. Both the front and back panel are.made of Corning Gorilla Glass 4 which is quite susceptible to smudge and fingerprints but also does well to protect against scratches and damage.
The Leagoo KIICAA Mix has a 5.5-inch 1920 X 1080 pixels IPS display panel. Colour representation is quite rich with a vibrant display and decent visibility under sunlight. It also boasts of a 401 ppi and a 178° viewing angle.
Battery and Camera
Most smartphones in the mid-range smartphones comes with a mediocre battery. Same goes for the Leagoo KIICAA Mix as it comes with a 3, 000mAh non removable Li-Ion battery. Which means you would probably need to plug it in on a daily basis.
In addition to the bezel-less trend, another trending feature is the dual rear camera setup both of which is featured in this smartphone. The Leagoo KIICAA Mix features a dual 13MP + 5MP with dual LED flash and a 5MP front camera.
Hardware and Software
The hardware featured in the Leagoo KIICAA Mix is a fairly powerful mid-range SoC. Running the show on the inside is an Octa-core MediaTek MT6750T clocking at a maximum of 1.5GHz. In addition to this is an ARM Mali-860 MP2 GPU which handles your gaming and general graphics munching.
Also, the Leagoo KIICAA Mix has a 3GB RAM which is quite enough for a smooth performance and a 32GB internal storage expandable to 256GB using a MicroSD card. Aside that you also get an Android 7.0 Nougat OS along with some additional features from Leagoo.
Pricing and Availability
The Leagoo KIICAA Mix is sold on various online shopping platforms and in a number of retail outlets. The price of the Leagoo KIICAA Mix ranges from 39, 000 Naira to 53, 000 Naira depending on your location and the vendor.