Both the device will be the upgraded version of the Xiaomi Mi 8 flagship phone that was unveiled in May. However, the only difference between the two phones could be that the Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition will be equipped with an under-display fingerprint scanner.
Recently image from the unboxing video was posted on the Weibo brought us the first live images of the smartphone in its retail box, revealing some key specs, including an under-display fingerprint sensor and Snapdragon 845 chipset.
Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition hopefully launched with the name of Xiaomi Mi 8 UD. In one of the images, we can see it goes from Bordeaux to Amber colour, while on the other live photo it is Dark Red, similar to the colour of a cherry or a pomegranate.
Specifications of Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition
Leaked images reveal that the model number of the Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition is M1807E8A. The other features mentioned on the retail box of the phone reveals that it will be arriving with Snapdragon 845, dual-band GPS technology, 128 GB of storage and 8 GB of RAM. A recent report had claimed that the handset could be also arriving with another model featuring 128 GB of inbuilt storage and 6 GB of RAM.
The remaining specifications of the Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition could be same as Xiaomi Mi 8. Hence, it is expected to feature 6.21-inch S-AMOLED with 19.9 aspect ratio and FHD+ resolution, dual 12-megapixel rear cameras, 20-megapixel selfie shooter, and 3,400mAh battery.
Price of Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition
The Chinese tipster who has shared the unboxing images of the Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition claims that it may carry a pricing of 3,699 Yuan (~$539). There is a possibility that the 128 GB storage + 6 GB RAM edition of the phone may cost 3,499 (~$510).