One of the most important companies in the Smartphones market is Xiaomi since its beginnings the Asian giant has been characterized by the incredible smartphones they offer to their users. Recently in an event that took place in China, this company revealed a couple of very interesting products, among which was the Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro, whose initial name was Xiaomi Mi 8 Screen Fingerprint Edition, which as you can guess, is a new variant of the well-known Mi 8 with some very interesting features.
Features of the Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro
The main feature that makes this device stand out is that it has a fingerprint scanner inside its screen, much like the Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition. However, it is said that the unlock speed is 29% higher and the success rate has improved by 8.8%. There is another type of speculation, such as, for example, that this Smartphone could come with an updated sensitive pressure sensor, which could help with unlocking the phone.
With respect to its design, it has a transparent back as the Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition, but this device comes with two color variations, one called twilight gold that has a gradient design, while the other is a black color. Speaking of its other specifications, the Mi 8 Pro is very similar to the regular Mi 8. Specifically, it has an AMOLED screen of 6.21″ with a 2248×1080 pixels resolution along with a notch in the upper part. With respect to its processor, it is equipped with a Snapdragon 845 chip. On the other hand, it must be said that it has 6GB of RAM and 128GB of ROM, but there is also an 8GB of RAM and 128GB of ROM version, so we enjoy different memory options to choose from.
As for the cameras, the terminal has dual 12MP sensors with OIS and optical zoom on the back, while inside the notch on the front there is a 20MP sensor with f/2.0 focal aperture. We cannot ignore the battery, which has a capacity of 3,400mAh. Regarding its operating system, the device run Android 8.1 Oreo from the factory with its custom MIUI layer. Finally, and as it left to foresee the key name with which it was known, the most outstanding feature is the integration of the fingerprint scanner to the screen.
The Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro is priced at 3199 yuan ($467) for its 6GB of RAM and 128GB of ROM, while its 8GB of RAM and 128GB of ROM will cost a total of 3599 yuan ($525). The pre-order starts today at 6 p.m., Chinese time, while the first official sale will be at 10 a.m. on September 21.
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