Xiaomi has recently expanded its Mi 8 family with adding to the device under the brand name. Xiaomi Mi 8 Youth Edition and the Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition were made official by the Chinese phone maker on Wednesday at a launch event in China now company is launching Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro globally.
If you are also looking to buy the device and sad about the fact that it is only available only in China then we have some good news for you. Donovan Sung, Xiaomi’s Global spokesperson took to Twitter to announce that the Chinese tech giant will launch the Mi 8 Pro internationally soon.
#Mi8Pro unboxing shots. This gorgeous phone comes with in-display fingerprint technology and is available in multiple colors, including an edition with a transparent back.
— Donovan Sung (@donovansung) September 21, 2018
Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro specs
The Mi 8 Pro is powered the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 clocked at 2.8GHz. That’s coupled with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB non-expandable storage. The Mi 8 Pro touts a 6.21-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with an 18.7:9 aspect ratio. Apart from the in-display fingerprint sensor, the Mi 8 Pro also sports an IR-based face unlock that we have previously seen in the Poco F1.
Because of that, the flagship phone has a wider notch that others. The phone also incorporates the transparent back design seen first on the Mi 8 Explorer Edition and the HTC U12 Plus. The phone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with MIUI on top.
As for the optics, the Mi 8 Pro sports a 12MP+12MP dual rear cameras. The primary camera has an aperture of f/1.8 while second camera has an aperture of f/2.4. The camera is bolstered with AI-centric features like scene recognition, AI studio light and the likes.
On the front is a 20MP shooter that can apply 3D beauty effects, AI portrait mode and more. The Mi 8 Pro has a 3,000mAh battery powering the whole thing. There is no information available about the India launch or price of the Mi 8 Pro.