Xiaomi has added to its lineup of Mi 8 smartphones with two new devices. The Mi 8 Pro and Mi 8 Lite were launched at an event held in China. The highlight is the in-display fingerprint scanner in the Mi 8 Pro, which shares most of its features with the existing Mi 8.
The device is available in two variants. It has a 6 GB and 8 GB RAM variant with 128 GB of internal storage. These variants are priced at CNY 3199 and CNY 3599 which are around Rs 33,703 and Rs 37,755 respectively. The Mi 8 Lite carries a lesser array of features as the name suggests. The device is available in three variants. It has a 4 GB RAM/ 64 GB storage variant and a 6 GB RAM with 64 GB/ 128 GB of storage. The devices costs CNY 1,399, CNY 1,699 and CNY 1,999 which is around Rs 14,691, Rs 17,842 and Rs 20,992 respectively.
Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro Specs:
The Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro has a 6.21 inch FHD+ AMOLED display. The display has a notch and a resolution of 2248 x 1080 pixels and an 18:9 aspect ratio. The device runs on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC. It has a dual rear camera setup with a 12 MP + 12 MP sensor and with 4-axis Optical Image Stabilisation. The front camera has a 20 MP sensor.
The device has a 3400 mAh battery, USB Type-C port and Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity. The device is available in white, blue, gold and black colour options.
Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite Specs:
The Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite has a 6.26 inch LCD display with a native resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels a 19:9 aspect ratio. The device runs on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC. The Mi 8 Lite also has a dual rear camera setup. It has a 12 MP + 5 MP setup with PDAF and HDR capability. The form camera has a 24 MP sensor.
The device has a 3350 mAh battery, USB Type-C port and Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity. The device is available in Aurora Blue, Sunset Gold and Midnight Black colour options.