On Thursday there was an Annual Product launch event of Xiaomi in China. It is the latest flagship smartphone and it comes with premium specifications and features. In this event, Xiaomi has launched the new smartphone Mi 8 and it has many new specifications.
It has a dual rear 12-Megapixel camera setup, Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, infrared face unlock, and a 20-megapixel selfie camera. The new edition of Xioami Mi 8 also has some new features like 3D face recognition, and an in-display fingerprint sensor and also a transparent back.
The company also launched the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE smartphone and Mi Band 3 and MIUI 10 at the same event
Price Of Xiomi Mi and A Release Date
The pre-orders for the Xioami Mi 8 is already started and will go on sale on 5th June.
The price of Mi 8 for 6GB RAM and the internal storage of 64GB is at CNY 2,699 (nearly Rs. 28,600). For 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage is at CNY 2,999 (Approximately Rs. 31,600).
And for the 6GB RAM and 256GB internal storage is at CNY 3,299 (roughly Rs. 34,800). Mi 8 device comes with 8GB of RAM and an internal storage of 128GB comes with a price tag of CNY 3,699 (roughly Rs. 39,000).
Available Colours Of Mi 8 Smartphone
Xiaomi Mi 8 Smartphone will be available in White, Gold, Light Blue, and Black colour.
Xiaomi Mi 8 specifications
The device Xiaomi Mi 8 is a dual-SIM (Nano) smartphone. It runs on MIUI 10. The handset has a display of 6.21-inch full HD+ display. It has Samsung AMOLED display with an aspect ratio of 18:7:9. The new smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC and an AnTuTu benchmark score of 301,472.
On talking about the camera, the device has a vertically stacked rear dual camera setup which has two 12-MP sensors with 1.4-micron pixels OIS.
It also has dual-pixel autofocus, AI portraits, AI scene detection and a video detection. On the front side, Xiaomi Mi 8 has 20MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture. The device has an inbuilt storage of 64GB/ 128GB/ 256GB.
It includes 4G VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, dual-band GPS and USB Type-C. Mi 8 explorer edition has an in-display fingerprint sensor. Other sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometer, digital compass, gyroscope, infrared, and a proximity sensor.
There is a battery packed up with 3400mAh in the new Mi 8 Explorer Edition. The weight is slightly more at 177 grams. It also supports the small battery of 3000mAh. Both the device supports Quick Charging.
Xiaomi has also taken on an Apple's Animoji 3D Avatars, it calls them MI Meng. The Mi Meng avatars can take pictures up to 52 facial muscle moments and will copy your voice as well as your expressions.