Xiaomi‘s official Weibo account recently revealed that the company will hold its next major product launch in Shenzhen, and its configuration and pricing information is now released in detail.
Xiaomi‘s official Weibo account recently revealed that the company will hold its next major product launch in Shenzhen, with more details to be released this morning.
The release of the Mi 8 and its anniversary edition will likely coincide with the company’s 8th anniversary at this annual event. The Mi 8’s configuration and pricing information are detailed below.
The Mi 8 is referred to as “the next generation performance beast.” It is equipped with a 6.01-inch bezel-less screen and supports instant unlocking with an in-display fingerprint sensor. The Mi 8 also has a 3D facial recognition unlocking feature for additional accuracy and safety. In terms of performance, the Mi 8 is equipped with a Snapdragon 845 chipset, and comes with the standard 6 GB RAM with options to expand up to 8 GB. The phone is equipped with an AI camera with a 2x optical zoom lens. The 6 GB RAM + 64 GB storage version will be sold at 2,799 yuan ($440), and the 8GB RAM + 128 GB storage version will be sold at 3,199 yuan ($500).
The 8th anniversary edition of the Mi 8, which differs from the standard edition primarily in RAM and storage offerings, will be priced as follows: The 6 GB RAM + 64 GB storage version will be priced at 3,599 yuan ($565). The 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage version will be priced at 4,099 yuan ($643). The 8GB RAM + 256 GB storage version will be priced at 4,499 yuan ($705). The most advanced version, with 8 GB RAM + 512 GB storage, will be priced at 4,899 yuan ($770).