While the flagship 8th anniversary Xiaomi Mi 8 could be at the center stage of Xiaomi May 31 launch event in China, If recent rumors are to be believed, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi may soon be launching the successor to its Mi 6 smartphone. As per a Chinese website, Mi 8 and Mi 8Plus are on the cards for Xiaomi.It had also been speculated that Xiaomi may launch a plus variant for the Mi 8 this year. As for the current speculations surrounding the smartphones, the Mi 8 and Mi 8 Plus look similar in terms of specifications while carrying different sizes.
A noted blogger from targetyoutube.com released various images of MI 8 . the authenticity should be taken with a pinch of salt. But as the renders show the MI8 is truly a spectacular phone to behold and it will be worth every penny. The frameless smartphones Xiaomi Mi 8 and Mi 8 Plus is credited with a screen fingerprint scanner and it will be launched in the style of current market trending smartphones like iPhone X, Huawei P20, and Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S.
Network sources report that the Chinese company Xiaomi is preparing a powerful smartphone that will be equipped with a fingerprint scanner in the display area.
MI8 rumored specifications and features
According to available information, the smartphone can enter the commercial market under the name Xiaomi Mi 8 . It allegedly will receive a display on organic light-emitting diodes (OLED) with a cut-out at the top in the style of the iPhone X. Behind this screen is located the sensor for fingerprinting.
The device will be based on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor. The product contains eight Kryo 385 cores with a clock speed of up to 2.8 GHz, an Adreno 630 graphics controller and a Snapdragon X20 LTE modem (up to 1.2 Gb / s).(are you serious? xiaomi?)
The platform provides support for wireless Wi-Fi 802.11ac 2×2 MU-MIMO and Wi-Fi 802.11ad, as well as Bluetooth 5.It is noted that the smartphone Xiaomi Mi7 will receive a camera with optical zoom. Power will be provided by a 4480 mAh battery.It should be noted that the first serial smartphone with a built-in fingerprint scanner was the Vivo X20 Plus UD. In addition, such a sensor is used in the Vivo X21 model. Following Vivo, technology will be adopted by other developers of smartphones.
Xiaomi Mi 8 Price and Release Date
As for as concerned for the price and release date, it not officially announced by Xiaomi company, but according to the insiders, the new Xiaomi Mi8 flagship smartphone will be launched at the end of May 2018, and it will be priced around €350 EURO, $430 US dollars.(approximately 30K)
India release date :
Not yet known ,but if we are going through the product cycle history from Xiaomi we have to see that MI6 was not launched in india, but owing to the success of one plus series and the launch of One plus 6 may push Xiaomi to launch MI7 soon after its debut in china,where Xiaomi is in 4th place after huawei,Oppo and vivo. MI8 will push Xiaomi to first place like in india or not ,we should wait and see.
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