We already know that the Xiaomi Mi Max 3 is in the works thanks to a TENNA listing, with specifications some specifications originally being rumoured at it using the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chipset.
However, a leaked shot of the phone with the screen open on the about phone page gives us a more reliable source of information.
The Mi Max 3 will arrive with a Snapdragon 636 mobile platform which was introduced on the Redmi Note 5 Pro smartphone. This will be combined with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of native storage out of which 49 GB is available for the user.
New pictures of the retail box show the phone will come with USB Type-C and it will have MIUI 9 out-of-the-box (rather than 10).
Rumours suggest there will also be a 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB model, which seems like a safe bet as multiple configuration options are standard in the industry now. It is also possible a Mi Max 3 Pro could be launched running the more powerful Snapdragon 710.
The Xiaomi Mi Max 3 will have a massive 6.9-inch display with slim bezels but with a top bezel eliminating any notch. It will run at 18:9 aspect ratio and FHD+ resolution. The rear panel of the phablet features 12-megapixel + 5-megapixel dual camera setup. Rumours have it that it will be featuring Sony IMX363 as the primary sensor with a pixel size of 1.4-micron.
A huge phone means they can fit into a large battery and it should come with a 5,500mAh which will easily keep you going more than a day.
The Mi Max 3 will go official on July 19. The device price is expected to be at 1699 yuan($255/£190).