Chinese mobile giant Xiaomi delivers excellent budget phones that have thus far not been easily available in the US. Given the rumor that, hopefully the eighth-anniversary Mi 8 the company teased Tuesday for a May 31 launch will be the first.
The follow up to the according to Android Headlines:, which we called “the best phone you can’t get,” the Mi 8 has,
- In-display fingerprint scanner
- 6-inch screen with a notch
- 3D face scanning
- Snapdragon 845 processor
- 6GB and 8GB options with 64GB or 128GB of storage
- Wireless charging
- “AI” camera
- Prices starting at 2,799 yuan (roughly $440, £330 or AU$580)
We saw Xiaomi’s flagshipin March, and it sounds like the M8 has many similar specs at a lower price.