Xiaomi’s 2018 flagship, Xiaomi Mi 8, has been getting several price cuts that it now comes with a mid-range price tag. If you have always loved this smartphone, the good news is that price is no longer a barrier. The Mi 8 is now selling for 1499 yuan ($212). This is 50% cheaper than its original 2999 yuan ($424) price tag. This current price is active in some stores in China.
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This smartphone uses a 6.21-inch display and it is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor. It comes with a 20MP selfie camera coupled with a 12MP wide-angle + 12MP telephoto dual rear camera. The main camera is a Sony IMX363 sensor and it uses a 3400 mAh battery.
In addition, Xiaomi Mi 8 is the world’s first smartphone to support dual-frequency GPS positioning. The dual-frequency combination can effectively solve the problem of single-frequency mobile phone positioning deviation. It is worth noting that this smartphone supports Game Turbo technology. The Game Turbo game acceleration function can fully optimize the hardware performance. Through smart scheduling of the CPU frequency, the CPU can run at a lower frequency in a less loaded scenario, reducing the system power consumption. n addition, Xiaomi Mi 8 upgraded the new DC dimming function in May of this year. After turning on, it can prevent screen flicker at low brightness. It also comes with eye protection that reduces visual fatigue.