Xiaomi MI8 Edition Launched in China: Price, Features, and Specifications

Xiaomi, a smartphone leading brand, has launched two handsets today in China – Xiaomi MI8 Youth Edition and MI8 Screen Fingerprint Edition. Xiaomi smartphones remain in high demand throughout the Indian market. The MI8 Fingerprint Edition is similar to MI8, but it comes with an added advantage of in-display fingerprint sensor which makes it different from the earlier one. On the other hand, MI8 Youth Edition is an enhanced version of MI8.

The company announced its launch on Twitter as the MI8 Pro and MI8 Lite globally. You can pre-order while the sale will start on September 21.

MI8 Youth Edition/ MI8 Screen Fingerprint Edition Price

The MI8 Youth Edition comes with a price tag of CNY 1399 (RS 14,800) with four GB ram and 64 GB internal storage. The top model is priced at CNY 1,999 (RS 21,200) which comes with 6GB RAM and 128 GB expandable storage.

Features and Specifications of MI8 Screen Fingerprint Edition/ MI8 Youth Edition

It works on Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC processor. The Xiaomi MI8 fingerprint edition has an in-display fingerprint sensor which is more efficient and 29 % faster than the other MI8. They have 6.21-inch (2248 × 1080 pixels) full HD+ AMOLED 18:9 display. The dual-SIM Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition has 20 megapixels back camera and 12-megapixel front camera with a primary sensor with other features including OIS, 1.0µm pixel size, optical zoom, dual-LED flash and more.

The phone also has face unlocking feature like the iPhone X along with new in-display pressure-sensitive fingerprint sensor. It supports USB Type-C charging port for 3000 mAh battery with Quick Charge 4+ fast charging. The cameras of the phone on the other hand offer feature like face recognition, AI scene recognition, and others. It also supports Bluetooth v5.0. All the features remain same thereby.

Color Options

Three different color options for the smartphone are – dream blue, twilight gold, and deep space grey. The other storage options are provided in all the three colors. However, the base variant has deep space grey color.

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Navneet Singh

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