Xiaomi has finally launched its much-awaited Mi 8 smartphone in China. Xiaomi Mi 8 is priced at CNY 2699 around ₹28,499 for the 6GB RAM 64GB of internal storage variant and CNY 2,999 around ₹31,990 for the 128GB of internal storage variant. The 256GB variant is priced at CNY 3299 around ₹34,799.
Xiaomi Mi 8 is powered by the Snapdragon 845 processor coupled with 6GB RAM and 64GB/128GB and 256GB of internal storage variants. It sports a 6.21-inch FHD+ 18:7:9 aspect ratio Sumer AMOLED display with display notch at the top. Just like on many other smartphones you can hide the notch.
The smartphone comes with a dual AI rear camera setup at the back with a 12-megapixel wide angle lens with f/1.8 aperture and 12-megapixel telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture. It comes with many AI camera features like a new studio photography option.
The front facing camera is of 20-megapixel with f./2.0 aperture and comes with AI portrait selfies. Along with the front camera, the notch also comes with an infrared sensor that helps in 3D Facial Recognition. Xiaomi says Face Unlock on Mi 8 cannot be fooled by a printed photo or another person. Xiaomi claims it can even unlock in dark. The Xiaomi Mi 8 also comes with NFC payments in China and a rear placed fingerprint scanner.
Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorers Edition Specifications
The Mi 8 Explorers edition is priced at CNY 3699 around ₹39,000 and comes with 8GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It comes with a completely transparent glass back showing the beautiful internals of the smartphone. Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorers edition also comes with an in-display fingerprint scanner and rest of the specifications are same as the regular Mi.
Xiaomi Mi 8 SE
The Mi 8 SE is priced at CNY 1799 around ₹18,990 for the 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage and CNY 1999 around ₹21,000 for the 6GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage variant. The smartphone is powered by the Snapdragon 710 processor, which marks the global debut of the processor.
It sports a 5.88-inch AMOLED 18:9 aspect ratio display without a display notch. It comes with the same 20-megapixel front-facing camera. The dual-rear camera setup here comes with a 12-megapixel primary sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor.
It comes with all the AI features just like on the regular Mi 8. It houses a 3120mAh battery and will be available in Red, Blue, Gold and Black colour variants. Stay tuned to Sid Tech for latest tech news, deals, reviews and much more.
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