Xiaomi has celebrated its ‘event of the year’, in which its reference terminal has been presented in the high range. We are talking about the Xiaomi Mi 8, obviously, although in the same event the Xiaomi Mi Band 3 has also been presented and there has been surprise, because the Chinese brand has released two versions of its new terminal, the Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition with transparent back cover showing its components, and the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE, which is the one that concerns us and does have differences substantial in their technical characteristics.
As soon as the presentation of the Xiaomi Mi 8 was over, many of them have reacted in disappointed social networks because they expected a slightly smaller screen. There is for everyone, because this Xiaomi Mi 8 SE is positioned just below with its 5.88 inches and maintaining the same resolution of 2248 x 1080 pixels. But in addition to its more compact dimensions, you can also easily differentiate this terminal by its more rectangular design. In addition, a more modest chipset is housed inside, the new Snapdragon 710 from Qualcomm premiered right there.
Technical characteristics of the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE
Unlike the other two versions, the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE has a 5.88-inch diagonal screen with a resolution of 2248 x 1080 pixels and the Snapdragon 710 that we mentioned earlier. But this implies that the GPU is an Adreno 616. What does not vary are the 10 nm as a manufacturing process, the connectivity support for WiFi ac and the X15 LTE modem; that is, it is a slightly more modest chipset, but with high-end tints that reaches no less than 174,000 points according to the AnTuTu performance tests. It is accompanied by 4 or 6 GB of RAM
It changes, in addition to this previous, that its battery is of 3.120 mAh; there is no official data on the part of the Chinese company, but with this chipset the autonomy should be above that of its direct competitors within the high range. The storage is 64 GB in a single option, and the photographic section is covered by a double camera of 12 MP for the first sensor and 5 MP for the secondary with a third sensor of 20 MP, but in the front.
Xiaomi Mi 8 SE: availability and price
On June 5 start marketing, and with a price of 240 euros – to change – for the version with 4 GB of RAM, while the option with 6 GB of RAM will have a price of 267 euros – to change . In Spain, prices could reach 300 euros, or slightly less, taking into account the variations of terminals with similar prices within the range of Xiaomi.