Xiaomi hasn't provided any confirmation regarding its heavily-speculated Redmi Pro 2 smartphone ye, but that certainly hasn't stopped the rumor mill from churning away. Alleged images of the Redmi Pro 2 emerged on Chinese social media website Weibo. Now, there are several shocking reports that claim that the Chinese tech giant might have decided to cancel the possible successor to last year's Redmi Pro.

A new flagship smartphone

According to a report by GSMArena, the company has been rumored to be planning to replace its Redmi Pro 2 line-up with another smartphone called "Xiaomi X1." The major highlights of this smartphone will be its bezel-less design tagged along with special features.

The report further goes on to clarify that the questionable Xiaomi X1 will come in two variants. The first variant will feature a bezel-less design, while the other one will pack a regular display. Talking about the normal model, the Xiaomi X1 smartphone is expected to pack a 5.5-inch full-HD display with a screen resolution of 2,160 x 1,080 pixels. Furthermore, the smartphone will most probably be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 660 processor.

Rumored specs and features

The regular variant of the Xiaomi X1 will offer 4GB of RAM coupled with 64GB of internal storage. On the camera front, the Xiaomi X1 smartphone is expected to flaunt either IMX362 or IMX386 dual-camera set-up. There will also be a fingerprint sensor located on the rear panel of the device.

As far as the connectivity options are concerned, the smartphone will most definitely feature a 3.5mm audio jack along with other basic facilities.

As far as the pricing of the aforementioned smartphone is concerned, it will vary from storage variant to storage variant. While the 64GB Xiaomi X1 is expected to be priced at 1,999 Yuan (approximately Rs 19,049), the 128GB Xiaomi X1 will start at a base price of 2,499 Yuan (approximately Rs 23,847).

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As noted by several reports, the bezel-less variant of Xiaomi's X1 will be higher in terms of price. The device is expected to arrive in two storage options: 6GBRAM/64GB ROM that will most probably be priced at around 2,299 Yuan and the 6GB RAM/128GB ROM that will be priced at around 2,799 Yuan. However, none of the above-given information has been officially confirmed by the company as yet. Therefore, readers are advised to consider the most of the information as rumors. In fact, a separate report even claimed that Xiaomi will be launching both X1 as well as Redmi Pro 2 smartphones.