Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro and Mi 8 Lite now official

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Xiaomi recently announced two additional members of the Mi 8 family — the Mi 8 Pro and the Mi 8 Lite.

Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro, Mi 8 Lite

The Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro features a 6.21-inch Super AMOLED display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, 6GB/8GB RAM, and 128GB of storage. It has 12MP + 12MP dual rear cameras and a 20MP selfie shooter.

The handset is highlighted by an in-display fingerprint scanner and a IR face unlock. It also comes with a 3,400 mAh battery with Quick Charge and Android Oreo.

Xiaomi Mi 8 pro specs

The Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite, on the other hand, features a 6.26-inch LCD display, a Snapdragon 660 chipset 12MP + 5MP rear camera, a 24MP selfie shooter, 4GB/6GB RAM, and 64GB/128GB storage.

It has a regular fingerprint scanner on the back, runs on Android Oreo, and is powered by a 3,350 mAh battery.

Related: Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 features 6.2-inch display, quad cameras

The Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro will be priced at CNY 3,200 (roughly PHP 25,500) for the 6GB/128GB variant, and CNY 3,600 (PHP 28,400) for the 8GB/128GB. The Mi 8 Lite, on the other hand, will retail for CNY 1,400 (PHP 11,100) for the 4GB/64GB, CNY 1,700 (PHP 13,400) for the 6GB/64GB, and CNY 2,000 (PHP15,800) for the 6GB/128GB.

Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite specs:

  • 6.26-inch 19:9 Full HD+ Display (2280 x 1080)
  • Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Processor
  • Adreno 512 GPU
  • 4GB/6GB RAM
  • 64GB/128GB Storage
  • 12MP (f/1.9) + 5MP Dual Rear Cameras
  • 24MP Front Camera
  • Dual-nano SIM
  • 4G LTE
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
  • Bluetooth v5.0
  • GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou
  • Fingerprint Scanner (Rear)
  • USB Type-C
  • Android 8 Oreo
  • Dimensions: 156.4 x 75.8 x 7.5mm, 169 g
  • 3,350mAh battery, Quick Charge 3.0

Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro specs:

  • 6.21-inch Super AMOLED Display (2248 x 1080)
  • Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Processor
  • Adreno 630 GPU
  • 6GB/8GB RAM
  • 128GB Storage
  • 12MP (f/1.8) + 12MP (f/2.4) Rear Cameras
  • 20MP Front Camera
  • 4G LTE
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
  • GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou
  • Bluetooth v5.0
  • NFC
  • In-Display Fingerprint Scanner
  • IR Face Unlock
  • USB Type-C
  • Android 8.1 Oreo
  • 3,400 mAh battery, Fast Charging


Bryan is a geek at heart and a tech enthusiast by choice. He has a strong background in corporate communications, marketing services, and customer relations having worked in the telecommunications and banking sectors for over two decades. In his spare time, he enjoys watching clips on YouTube and binge watching shows on Netflix.

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