The Mi6 and Mi6 Plus will be unveiled by Xiaomi in a special event on Wednesday 19 April 2017. Here are the details you need.

When is the Xiaomi Mi6 launch?

The Mi6 and Mi6 Plus will be unveiled at 14:00 UTC+08 on Wednesday 19 April 2017. In the UK that time is 7am BST.

The two phones will be announced in the Beijing University Of Technology Gymnasium.

How can I watch the Mi6 launch live stream?

There will be a live stream of the announcements, which will be streamed on Facebook and on Xiaomi's website.

Click here to view Xiaomi's event page.

Following the event we will also be updating our Xiaomi Mi6 UK release date, price, features and specifications article with the confirmed details.

Xiaomi will also be posting updates from its Twitter page, and via YouTube.

Rumoured features and specifications

Countless rumours have been posted online, but just three have been confirmed for Xiaomi's upcoming flagship.

There will be a top-end model with 6GB of RAM, and it will have an upgraded curved screen and a dual-camera.

Stay tuned for more details.