• Mi 8

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  • Mi 8 Explorer Edition

Processor

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 845

CPU Clock Speed, up to 2.8GHz
Qualcomm® Adreno™ 630 GPU, up to 710MHz

ROM and RAM

6GB + 128GB Largest available for Mi 8

6GB LPDDR4x dual-channel
64GB/128GB UFS flash storage

8GB + 128GB Mi 8 Explorer Edition

8GB LPDDR4x dual-channel
128GB UFS flash storage

*Actual free memory and capacity may vary due to various factors. As the operating system occupies a portion of the RAM, actual available memory is less than stated. As the phone comes with pre-installed applications, the actual storage size is smaller than stated.

Display

6.21" AMOLED display

2248 x 1080 FHD+, 402 PPI
600nit (HBM), 430nit (typ) brightness
60000:1(min) contrast ratio
DCI-P3 color gamut
Supports Always-on display mode
Supports Color temperature adjustment | Standard mode
Supports Sunlight mode | Reading mode

Camera

Ultra light-sensitive AI camera DxOMark photo score: 105

12MP wide-angle lens, 4-axis optical stabilizer, f/1.8
12MP telephoto lens, portrait lens, f/2.4

Rear camera

Portrait mode with background blurring
Dual pixel autofocus
4-axis optical image stabilizer
Single-tone flash
Low light enhancement
HDR imaging
Panorama mode
Burst mode
Face recognition
AI Beautify

AI scene detection

Detects 25 categories of objects and up to 206 different scenes
AI dynamic bokeh
AI studio lighting
AI short video editing
AI high-res photos

Front camera

20MP front camera
3D Beautify
AI portrait mode
AI detection of 10 different scenes
Selfie timer
Face recognition
Mirror

Video

4K video, 30 fps
1080p, 30 fps
720p, 30 fps
Slow motion video, 720p, 240fps; 1080p, 240fps
High frame-rate videos 1080p,120fps

Face Unlock

Mi 8

IR face unlock

Mi 8 Explorer Edition

3D structured-light face unlock

Fingerprint unlock

Mi 8

Rear fingerprint sensor

Mi 8 Explorer Edition

Pressure-sensitive in-screen fingerprint sensor

Charging and battery

Mi 8

3400mAh (typ)/ 3300mAh (min)
Supports Quick Charge 4+*
USB Type-C reversible connector port
Built-in rechargeable battery

Note:
Packaging includes an 18W QC3.0 charger;
The phone supports Quick Charge 4+.

Mi 8 Explorer Edition

3000mAh (typ)/ 2900mAh (min)
Supports Quick Charge 4+*
USB Type-C reversible connector port
Built-in rechargeable battery

Note:
Packaging includes an 18W QC3.0 charger;
The phone supports Quick Charge 4+.

Connectivity

Supports dual nano-SIM cards.
When using both SIM card slots, either card can be set as the primary card


Supported frequency bands

GSM B2 / B3 / B5 / B8
CDMA 1X/EVDO BC0
WCDMA B1 / B2 / B4 / B5 / B8
TD-SCDMA B34 / B39
TD-LTE B34 / B38 / B39 / B40 / B41 (120MHz)
FDD-LTE B1 / B2 / B3 / B4 / B5 / B7 / B8 / B12 / B17 / B20


LTE B41 4 antenna technology, supports 4×4 MIMO


Wireless network

Supports protocols: 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Supports 2.4G WiFi / Supports 5G WiFi / Supports WiFi Direct
Supports WiFi 2x2 MIMO technology, supports MU-MIMO
Supports WiFi Display
Supports Bluetooth 5.0
Supports AAC/aptX/aptX-HD audio frequency

Dimensions

Mi 8

Height: 154.9mm;
Width: 74.8mm;
Thickness: 7.6mm;
Weight: 175g

Mi 8 Explorer Edition

Hight: 154.9mm;
Width: 74.8mm;
Thickness: 7.6mm;
Weight: 177g

Fingerprint sensor
and buttons

Mi 8

Volume up/down
Power button
SIM card slot
Fingerprint sensor
Speaker
Microphone
USB Type-C

Mi 8 Explorer Edition

Volume up/down
Power button
SIM card slot
Speaker
Microphone
USB Type-C

Navigation and positioning

Dual-frequency GPS

Simultaneously receives L1 /L5 frequency GPS signals

  • GPS:L1+L5
  • Galileo:E1+E5a
  • QZSS:L1+L5
  • GLONASS:L1
  • Beidou:B1

Sensors

  • Proximity sensor
  • Gyroscope
  • Accelerometer
  • Electronic compass
  • Vibration motor
  • Barometer
  • Hall sensor
  • Ambient light sensor

Multimedia

  • MP4
  • M4V
  • MKV
  • XVID
  • WAV
  • AAC
  • MP3
  • FLAC
  • APE

Supported video formats: H.265/HEVC (Main profile), H.264(Baseline/Main/High profile), MPEG4 (Simple profile/ASP); Supported audio formats: PCM, AAC/AAC+/eAAC+, MP3, AMR–NB and WB, FLAC, APE, WAV.

Package contents

Mi 8 / Mi 8 Protective cover / Power adapter / USB Type-C cable / Type-C to audio converter / SIM insertion tool / User guide

Notes:

* The term "Full Screen Display" indicates that the phone has a high screen to body ratio; Screen to body ratio may vary based on the method of measurement used. Actual data may vary, all data is provided by Xiaomi laboratories; Packaging includes an 18W QC3.0 charger; The phone supports Quick Charge 4+. The 206 recognizable scenes are obtained from 25 categories of recognizable objects. Scene recognition relies on the subjective perception of the AI.
* Phones sold immediately after release may not include AI dynamic bokeh, AI studio lighting, and AI special effects. These functions will not be available out-of-the-box, and will be available via OTA. Feature updates may have varying rates of progress; Please refer to the official MIUI website (www.miui.com) for future releases.
* Actual free memory and capacity may vary due to various factors. As the operating system occupies a portion of the RAM, actual available memory is less than stated; As the phone comes with pre-installed applications, the actual storage size is smaller than stated;
* All comparisons made on this page to typical phones refer to typical Xiaomi phones; Unless otherwise indicated on the Mi 8 product page, all data come from by Xiaomi Laboratories, product design specifications and supplier data. The testing data may vary slightly between different test versions and testing environments. All figures shown on the product page are for reference only and may not reflect the actual product.
* Rules concerning abnormal orders: In order to protect the rights of individual consumers, Xiaomi has established the following rules. Please read them carefully before purchasing this product. Keeping in compliance with laws and regulations, under any of the following circumstances, Xiaomi reserves the right to confirm that an order was placed abnormally, whereupon it may cancel the order before distribution has been completed and return payment to the buyer's account: 1. A single user makes multiple purchases of the same product using multiple member accounts; 2. A large amount of the same product is purchased by buyers with a similar postal address, receiver name, bank account, or IP address; 3. An individual or group of individuals complete orders using multiple accounts but do not complete payment or select the delay shipping option; 4. A single user repeatedly refuses to accept delivery without reasonable cause; 5. Other scenarios that are determinable as abnormal. These rules are effective as of 00:00 on April 3, 2018.