Mi 8

Last Updated: 20th May 2019
Mi 8
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Mi 8 summary

Mi 8 smartphone was launched in May 2018. The phone comes with a 6.21-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080x2248 pixels at a pixel density of 402 pixels per inch (ppi) and an aspect ratio of 18.7:9.

Mi 8 is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor that features 4 cores clocked at 2.8GHz and 4 cores clocked at 1.8GHz. It comes with 6GB of RAM.

The Mi 8 runs Android Oreo and is powered by a 3,400mAh battery.

As far as the cameras are concerned, the Mi 8 on the rear packs a 12-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture and a pixel size of 1.4-micron and a second 12-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture and a pixel size of 1.0-micron. The rear camera setup has phase detection autofocus. It sports a 20-megapixel camera on the front for selfies, with an f/2.0 aperture and a pixel size of 0.9-micron.

The Mi 8 runs MIUI 10 based on Android Oreo and packs 64GB of inbuilt storage. The Mi 8 is a dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM cards.

Connectivity options on the Mi 8 include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, Bluetooth v5.00, NFC, USB OTG, USB Type-C, 3G, and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometer, compass/ magnetometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and fingerprint sensor. The Mi 8 supports face unlock.

The Mi 8 measures 154.90 x 74.80 x 7.60mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 175.00 grams. It was launched in White, Gold, Light Blue, and Black colours.

As of 20th May 2019, Mi 8 price in India starts at Rs. 24,500.

Display6.21-inch
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 845
Front Camera20-megapixel
Resolution1080x2248 pixels
RAM6GB
OSAndroid Oreo
Storage64GB
Rear Camera12-megapixel + 12-megapixel
Battery Capacity3400mAh
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Mi 8 full specifications

GENERAL

Release dateMay 2018
Form factorTouchscreen
Dimensions (mm)154.90 x 74.80 x 7.60
Weight (g)175.00
Battery capacity (mAh)3400
ColoursWhite, Gold, Light Blue, Black

DISPLAY

Screen size (inches)6.21
TouchscreenYes
Resolution1080x2248 pixels
Aspect ratio18.7:9
Pixels per inch (PPI)402

HARDWARE

Processorocta-core (4x2.8GHz + 4x1.8GHz)
Processor makeQualcomm Snapdragon 845
RAM6GB
Internal storage64GB

CAMERA

Rear camera12-megapixel (f/1.8, 1.4-micron) + 12-megapixel (f/2.4, 1.0-micron)
Rear autofocusPhase detection autofocus
Rear flashDual LED
Front camera20-megapixel (f/2.0, 0.9-micron)

SOFTWARE

Operating systemAndroid Oreo
SkinMIUI 10

CONNECTIVITY

Wi-FiYes
Wi-Fi standards supported802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
GPSYes
BluetoothYes, v 5.00
NFCYes
USB OTGYes
USB Type-CYes
Number of SIMs2
SIM 1
SIM TypeNano-SIM
GSM/CDMAGSM
3GYes
4G/ LTEYes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40)Yes
SIM 2
SIM TypeNano-SIM
GSM/CDMAGSM
3GYes
4G/ LTEYes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40)Yes

SENSORS

Face unlockYes
Fingerprint sensorYes
Compass/ MagnetometerYes
Proximity sensorYes
AccelerometerYes
Ambient light sensorYes
GyroscopeYes
BarometerYes
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Mi 8 reviews and ratings by users

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Best Mobile By Mi
By Vivek Shah | 6 Jun 2018
Best Mobile by mi great
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Powerful machine
By Nazer Ktpm | 2 Jun 2018
No words to say, all great
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Xiaomi Mi 8
By gautam Prajapati | 26 Apr 2019
Xiaomi Mi 8 smartphones have a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, whose CPU is clock speed up to 2.8GHz. With Xiaomi Mi 8, Qualcomm Adreno 630 GPU is a very good smartphone for gaming. more info:fenixxtechnewsworld.com
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Powerfull phone for this price range
By Dragan | 17 Jan 2019
One of the best phone for this price range. Has amoled display, and face id works excellent. I recomend this product.
5 Out of 5
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This Phone is very Fantastic feature in these prise segment
By Ami A-Star | 5 Jul 2018
i want to suggest purchase this phone for save your money to other premium smartphone. thankful to company because display make is AMOLED Technology.
5 Out of 5
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Great specs with great price
By Avatara Xona | 27 Jun 2018
Xiaomi really did a great job out there. Specs that strongly competes with flagships of all big names with way cheaper price.
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One of the best flagship
By Vikram kumar | 27 Jun 2018
Best performance Very good camera Infrared face unlock Oled display Very fast and accurate fungerprint Lowest price
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Touch of class with nice spec
By Hugo Somad | 18 Aug 2018
Nice one Xiaomi! @ Anubhav Saurav, kindly mention better phones available in the price range. Your claim holds no water without proof.
4 Out of 5
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Shit phone
By Anubhav Saurav | 2 Jun 2018
We have way better phones available in the price range. This phone is an absolute disappointment.
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