Xiaomi launched it’s new Xiaomi Mi 8 and is now available in China. It’s one of the most powerful smartphone by Xiaomi till date and latest in Mi series line up. At first the Mi 8 was launched with 6GB,128GB variant, then it launched with 8 GB, 128GB variant. Now till date Xiaomi had launched 4 variants of Mi 8 ( 6GB, 64GB / 6GB, 128GB / 6GB 256GB / 8GB 256GB ).
Xiaomi Mi 8 Specifications
The Xiaomi’s flagship Mi 8 comes with a 6.21 Inch Display with Samsung’s Super AMOLED under the hood. It has 2248 × 1080 Full HD+ resolution with 430 PPI. It even supports Always On Display (AOD). The Mi 8 measures 154.9mm × 74.8mm × 7.6mm and it weighs 175g.
Xiaomi Mi 8 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, the CPU clocks at 2.8 GHz with Adreno 630 GPU. It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system. It comes in 4 variant ( 6GB, 64GB / 6GB, 128GB / 6GB 256GB / 8GB 256GB ).
Mi 8 features 12MP + 12MP dual rear cameras, one with wide angle lens and the other one with telephoto lens & potrait lens. The first 12MP camera supports 4 axis optical image stabilization with f/1.8 aperture and second one supports potrait mode with f/2.4 aperture and more. The front shooter comes with 25MP AI camera with 3D beauty AI potrait mode.
Video recording modes :
- 30 fps, 720p
- 240 fps, 720p
- 120 fps, 1080p
- 240 fps, 1080p
- 4K video recording.
Xiaomi Mi 8 packs a 3000 mAh battery with USB Type-C double sided charging. It supports 4.0 fast charging. It also supports 5G (China).
Xiaomi Mi 8 Availability and Price
The Mi 8 is currently available in China and it comes in 4 variant. Price of 6GB, 64GB variant is ¥2699 (Rs. 27471.94) and 6GB, 128GB is ¥2999 (Rs. 30525.51). The 6GB, 256 and 8GB, 256 variant is priced at same ¥3299 (Rs. 33579.08).
At this budget Xiaomi Mi 8 will give a good competition to OnePlus 6, Asus 5z and Samsung A8 Plus. The most interesting competition can been seen with OnePlus 6 and Xiaomi Mi 8 because both the smartphones comes with Snapdragon 845 processor, Super AMOLED Notch Display and 8 RAM.