Mi 8

Mi 8
The 2018 Xiaomi Flagship
Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 845 | AI dual camera with optical zoom | Dual-frequency GPS | 6.21" AMOLED Full Screen Display
  • Qualcomm®
    Snapdragon™ 845
    Flagship processor with AIE 845
  • Dual-frequency GPS
    High-accuracy navigation
  • 6.21" AMOLED Full
    Screen Display
    High contrast,
    wide color gamut
  • Ultra-thin four-sided curved body
    Lightweight and curved on all four sides
  • 20MP front camera
    AI-powered Beautify
  • AI dual camera with optical zoom
    12MP + 12MP
  • 3400 mAh (typ) battery
    Supports Quick Charge 4+*
  • Multiple bands support
    6 modes, 27 bands
Ultra-thin four-sided
curved body
Lightweight and curved on all four sides, Amazing hand-feel
Curved-edge glass body in an 7000 series aluminum alloy frame.
Customized rounded corners Customized raindrop curves
6.21" AMOLED Full
Screen Display
Mi 8's brilliant Full Screen Display measures 6.21"(diagonal size). A phone of this size would traditionally have a 5.5" display.
Dual-frequency GPS
Exceptionally accurate navigation
Mi 8 is the first ever smart phone equipped with dual-frequency GPS. By using both L1 and L5 signals in coordination, accuracy is improved to unprecedented levels.
AI dual camera with optical zoom
DxOMark photo score: 105
1.4μm large pixels brighten and bring out the details of nightscape photos.
SLR-quality dual pixel auto focus allows the Mi 8 to snap photos rapidly.
  • SONY IMX363
    Optical zoom
  • 4-axis optical stabilization
    1.4μm large pixels
  • Dual camera designed for portraits
    Dual pixel autofocus
  • 12MP + 12MP dual camera
    Hardware multi-frame noise reduction
7 studio lighting modes
Easily shoot portraits with
studio-like lighting, powered by AI
Mi 8 is a portrait studio in your pocket. Instantly transport your portrait to the shadow under a summer tree, or beneath a window where gentle rays shine through.
Rainbow Note: Will be available via OTA (see footnote for details).
AI short video editing
Instant cinematic quality
On the street or at home, shoot attractive short videos with ease. With 7 AI-powered effects, you can edit, add music and mix colors to give your video the feeling of Hollywood trailer.
Note: Will be available via OTA (see footnote for details).
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3D Beautify
Highlights features and shows a real-time preview
AI analyzes every facial feature and creates a 3D model, which it uses to highlight features and capture your best self. It can even detect the angle of the shot to ensure that your selfies are always natural.
  • Slender
  • Big eyes
  • Nose
  • Risorius
  • Lips
  • Chin
  • 1.8μm large pixel
    4-in-1 Super Pixel
  • AI-powered Beautify
    Spectacular portraits
  • AI single lens
    Dreamlike background blurring
  • AI scenescape photography
    Real-time optimization
Qualcomm®
Snapdragon™ 845
Flagship processor
The Snapdragon™ 845 is another leap forward in perfromance from Qualcomm®.
Whether you're switching between multiple apps or battling the enemy in an intense game, this processor is an indispensable tool.
Multifunction NFC
Not just your phone—your wallet too
Supports Android Pay
Notes:
Information about this product's configuration and images of the motherboard as well as other related images on this page should be taken as in reference to the 6GB + 128GB model. Actual features and data may vary by model number. See the specifications page for information on other models; Screen to body ratio may vary based on the method of measurement used. Actual data may vary, All data is obtained from testing and calculations from Xiaomi laboratories; 3400mAh is the typical capacity of the battery for the Mi 8. This value may vary in the Mi 8 Explorer Edition; Supports Quick Charge 4.0+. Packaging includes an 18W QC3.0 charger; Because of the higher screen to body ratio, the display measures 6.21 inches, compared to 5.5 inches on a traditional Mi phone of the same body dimensions; The Mi 8 uses a Broadcom 47755 dual frequency GPS chip, making it the first ever smartphone equipped with dual frequency GPS technology. Information on DXOmark camera ratings can be found at: https://www.dxomark.com; "Shoot attractive short videos... to give your video the feeling of Hollywood trailer" refers to the intelligence, style, and convenience of the AI editing feature and does not indicate that the video actually comes from or has any relation to Hollywood; AI Studio quality lighting and video editing will not be available out-of-the-box, and will be available via OTA. Please refer to the official MIUI website (www.miui.com) for future releases of this feature. The 206 recognizable scenes are obtained from 25 categories of recognizable objects. Scene recognition relies on the subjective perception of the AI. The 4-in-1 Super Pixel refers to the front-facing camera's ability to combine four pixels into a single 1.8μm large pixel in dim light environments; The claim of "IR face unlock even in darkness" is based on testing by Xiaomi laboratories. In the testing environment, all lights were turned off and all natural and artificial light sources were covered; IR face unlock is not available in some regions. The components displayed on the Mi 8 Explorer Edition may not be a one-to-one representation of the actual components in the device; "The first Android device with Face ID" indicates that the Mi 8 is the first Android phone to use a facial recognition system that consists of a ToF distance sensor, infrared lens, floodlight flash, and matrix projector to achieve a facial recognition technology based on structured-light 3D scanning; "World's first pressure sensitive on-screen fingerprint sensor" indicates that compared to typical in-screen fingerprint reading, the Mi 8's fingerprint recognition technology has added a pressure-trigger mechanism that triggers the unlock mechanism through its highly sensitive pressure sensor when it senses the press of a finger; The structured-light scanning used by Face ID, the pressure sensitive in-screen fingerprint unlock, AR emojis, and transparent glass body are exclusive to the Mi 8 Explorer Edition. AR emojis will not be available out-of-the-box, and will be available via OTA. 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.
Mi 8
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
*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
2248x1080 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
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
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
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
Fingerprint unlock
Mi 8
Rear 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+.
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
Fingerprint sensor and buttons
Mi 8
Volume up/down
Power button
SIM card slot
Fingerprint sensor
Speaker
Microphone
USB Type-C
Navigation and positioning
Dual-frequency GPS
Simultaneously receives L1 /L5 frequency GPS signals
GPS:L1+L5
Galileo:E1+E5a
GLONASS:L1
QZSS:L1+L5
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
  • .AMR
  • .FLAC
  • .APE
Supported video formats: 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.