Xiaomi recently unveiled their latest smartphone, for the first time the China tech giant released three flagships, the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE, Mi 8 and the Mi 8 Explorer.
The most interesting device among these three flagships is the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE. It has a display screen of 5.88 inch which is FHD+ and has OLED capabilities with a notch at the top. Notch houses 3D facial recognition system on the Mi 8 and Mi 8 Explorer. The devices are also supplied with a standard fingerprint sensor at the back, which is perfectly aligned.
Coming at the memory, it has a variant with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage and also a variant with 6 GB RAM and 64 GB storage. For capturing images there are dual rear camera modules, 12 MP primary sensor with 5 MP depth sensor. For capturing selfies there is a front module which is 20 MP sensor.
The company says that the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE has an 86.12% screen-to-body ratio, which is good when compared with it’s price.
It is powered by the Qualcomm?s latest Snapdragon 710, which makes the Mi 8 SE the first smartphone to feature the new processor. Also the Snapdragon 710 is the first in Qualcomm?s 700 series, it offers performance but when compared with the last year?s flagship Snapdragon 835 it slightly weaker.
SE is supplied with 3120 mAh battery, which is sufficient for day to day usage, the device is charged via a Type-C port which is supported by Quick Charge 3.0 (18 W). The is is available in Black, Red, Gold, and Blue.
Pricing for the 4 GB RAM variant starts around US$280, and the 6 GB variant is priced at around US$300. Not a big difference.