Xiaomi will be debuting the Xiaomi MI 8 and MIUI 10 products on May 31 through its annual product launch event. The appearance of the smartphone has been revealed through the recently spotted leaked photos. A freshly leaked image that includes the entire specs of the Xiaomi Mi 8 has surfaced today.
The leaked image has revealed that the Xiaomi Mi 8 features a 6.2-inch Display that supports FHD + resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels. Rumors are rife that it features a notched display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The handset is preinstalled with Android 8.1 Oreo.
The Snapdragon 845 chipset powers the smartphone. The SoC is coupled with 6 GB of RAM and it features a native storage of 128 GB of RAM. It is fueled by 3,300mAh battery.
The leaked image has further revealed that the Mi 8 features a front camera of f/1. 16-megapixel with f/2.0 aperture. The dual camera setup includes an f/1.7 aperture 20-megapixel main sensor that is assisted by f/2.0 aperture 16-megapixel secondary sensor. The thickness of the device is 7mm and it weighs 172 grams.
Since the authenticity of the above image could not be confirmed, it is recommended to digest this report with a grain of salt.
Xiaomi has claimed that the Mi 8 has turned out to be a smartphone way beyond its expectations. This suggests that the phone could be arriving with some advanced features. Also, the Chinese firm has confirmed that the Mi 8 is the 8th anniversary edition smartphone from the company.
The Mi 8 is rumored to debut the first ever Android phone enabled with 3D facial scanning. Moreover, it is also speculated to be blessed with under-display fingerprint scanner. Also, it could be the first Xiaomi phone to come with an OLED display.
Some rumors have claimed that it could be also available in 8 GB RAM option. Leaked information that had surfaced earlier this week had suggested that 6 GB and 8 GB RAM variants of the Mi 8 could be respectively priced at 2,799 Yuan (~$439) and 3,199 Yuan (~$500). A newer report reveals that Mi 8 has a price tag of 2,999 Yuan (~$469).