The new version of Mi 8 known to be Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition has been launched in China today. The smartphone has the name Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro and serves with the notch display. The front and rear is embedded with Corning’s Gorilla Glass while Aluminum in the middle.
Like the Mi 8 Explorer Edition, Mi 8 Pro also has under display fingerprint sensor. The Xiaomi officials claim the fingerprint scanner to be fast than the Explorer Edition. The unlocking speed is 29% faster and the success rate improved by 8.8%. The super AMOLED display which measures 6.21-inches has Full HD resolution of 1080 x 2248 pixels. The battery capacity is 3,400mAh which has Quick charge technology and the phone runs the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system.
The smartphone is Snapdragon 845 powered with octa-core Kryo 385 CPU clock up to 2.8GHz and Adreno 630 GPU. Also, the cameras on the back have two 12MP sensors with image stabilization and optical zoom. The main sensor of 12-MP has a f / 1.8 aperture with dual pixel PDAF while the other 12-MP sensor has f / 2.4 and optical zoom. On the front is a 20MP f / 2.0 sensor within the notch. The vertically positioning camera sensors has dual LED flash between them.
In addition to having a fingerprint reader on the screen, this device maintains the Mi 8’s facial unlock system via infrared. Leaving to the price, Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro with 8GB and 128GB comes for 3599 Yuan/ around Rs 38000. To this, the low variant of the smartphone has the price 3199 Yuan/ Rs 34000 having 6GB RAM and 128GB ROM. You can pre-order the device from today itself having Black and Golden Twilight colors.