Xiaomi launched their new mid-range flagship smartphone Mi 8 SE today in Xiaomi 8th anniversary meet. Along with this variant, Xiaomi launched the upgraded version of this smartphone is Mi 8. Mi 8 SE design and other features similar to Mi 8, but little bit changes in the processor, camera, and battery. The highlights of this device are it comes with face-unlock, fingerprint scanner and its powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor.
Xiaomi Mi 8 SE Features :
Mi 8 SE featured with a 5.88-inch AMOLED Full Screen HD+ display with 2.5D glass protection, resolution of 1080×2244 pixels, and an 18.7:9 aspect ratio. It also has the big notch on top and the aspect ratio of 18.7:9. The device runs on MIUI 10 based on Android 8.1 Oreo and its powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor.
Xiaomi has come with dual rear cameras at the back side of the phone. The rear camera offered a 12MP primary sensor that’s paired with a 5MP secondary depth sensor with f/1.9 aperture, Bokeh mode, Portrait mode, and more. In front a 20MP selfie shooter with AI background bokeh, smart beauty features built-in front soft light and more features.
Xiaomi Mi 8 SE Specifications :
- 5.88-inch AMOLED Full Screen HD+ display
- MIUI 10 based on Android 8.1 Oreo
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC
- 12MP+5MP rear camera | 20MP front camera
- 4GB & 6GB RAM | 64GB internal storage, not expandable via microSD card
- 3120mAh battery with fast charging
- Sensors: gyroscope, accelerometer, compass, ambient light sensor, hall sensor, vibration sensor and infrared
- Measures at 147.28×73.09×7.5mm and it weighs 164 grams
Under the hood, the battery fuelled with 3120mAh battery. The Mi 8 SE available in two storage variants, 4GB RAM/64GB onboard storage, and 6GB RAM/64GB inbuilt storage. Connectivity options include Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi, GPS, AGPS, GLONASS, VoLTE, and USB Type-C support.
Xiaomi Mi 8 SE Pros and Cons :
- Big display
- Long lasting battery
- Fast charging mod
- Fingerprint and Face-Unlock feature
- USB Type-C support
- Lack of expandable storage
- Price little bit high
Xiaomi Mi 8 SE Price :
Mi 8 SE comes in four color options- Dark Gray, Gold, Bright Blue and Red. Price starts at CNY 1,799 (approx Rs18,800) for the 4GB RAM/64GB storage variant, and CNY 1,999 (approx Rs21,000) for the 6GB RAM/64GB storage variant. There is no information available about the India launch.