Xiaomi Mi 8 (256GB) Specs and Features
Xiaomi unveils its 8th anniversary smartphone, The Mi 8. It is direct successor to Mi 6 so you would see many new, upgraded features. Xiaomi Mi 8 launches with a 6.21 inch S-AMOLED Display which is based on 18.7:9 aspect ratio to offer you a bigger real estate to perform anything. There is a top-notch on front which can hide with a toggle. It supports 1080 x 2248 pixels resolution, HDR10 display and DCI-P3 coverage. Therefore, you can play streams on a brighter, sharper and intensive colorful screen. Following the tradition, it has a Corning Gorilla Glass on top.
Xiaomi Mi 8 has a premium metal body fabricated with 7000 series aluminum. Measuring 154.9 x 74.8 x 7.6 mm of dimensions and weighing in at 175 grams. You can get this handset in Black, Blue, White and Gold. The smartphone boots Android 8.1 (Oreo) skinned with the latest MIUI 10 to boost your software performance.
The Mi 8 packs in Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset which is established on 10nm processor to deliver extremely fast performance. It saves 10% more battery without getting slow down. There is an Octa core processor for multi-tasking users. A 6GB RAM enhances gaming speed and handles background applications. The Adreno 630 GPU promises you to provide best graphics for animations. The handset comes with 256GB storage. Unfortunately, microSD slot is not available.
Talking about vision, the Xiaomi Mi 8 has AI powered dual camera setup of 12MP (f/1.8) + 12MP (f/2.4). It is supported with 4 axis OIS and Dual Pixel PDAF. The AI Scene Detection improves images quality. It can record 4k videos at 60fps and FHD movies at 30fps. You can enjoy 1080@240fps Slow-mo videos as well. According to DXO Mark scores, the Mi 8 is a true photography competitor of Galaxy S9+ and iPhone X.
Xiaomi didn’t neglect front camera importance and used a 20MP (f/2.0) AI Selfie Camera to offer you to capture the best selfies and share those of your special moments with your friends. Xiaomi Mi 8 has a dedicated Infrared Facial Recognition Sensor to give you advantages of faster and more reliable Face Unlock security. Xiaomi said it will work even in dark like the iPhone X so let’s enjoy Xiaomi’s Face ID.
The rest specs include rear fingerprint scanner, 3400 mAh battery, fast charging support, Bluetooth v5.0, Dual GPS system, NFC and USB Type C.