Xiaomi Mi 8 SE high-end smartphone launched into the market. So, check out Xiaomi Mi 8 SE advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Currently, it is not available on online shopping sites like Flipkart, Amazon to buy.
Best Price: Rs.18,990(India), $299(USA)
Xiaomi Mi 8 SE Advantages (Pros):
- Xiaomi Mi 8 SE comes with latest Android OS, v8.1(Oreo).
- It offers 5.88-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with a good screen-to-body ratio of 81.3% and Multitouch in it.
- Its display has superb pixel density for its Full HD resolution(~423 ppi) with 18.7:9 aspect ratio.
- The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 and supports HDR10 display and DCI-P3.
- Xiaomi Mi 8 SE comes with MIUI 9.5 user interface which offers great features.
- The device is lightweight to carry with 164 g with 7.5 mm thickness.
- It supports Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
- It provides 4/6 GB of RAM for uninterrupted multitasking.
- Xiaomi Mi 8 SE has equipped with powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 Chipset and the performance is very smooth.
- It encompasses with Octa-core processor and Adreno 616 GPU. So gaming performance is good.
- Brings an internal memory of 64/128 GB and expandable memory is not supported.
- It offers Dual 12 MP (f/1.9, 1/2.55″, 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF) + 5 MP (/2.0, 1.12µm, depth sensor) rear camera with additional features like LED flash, HDR, panorama.
- It offers 20 MP front-facing camera with additional features like f/2.0, 1.0µm.
- Supports full HD video recording at 1080p@30fps.
- It has the battery capacity of 3120 mAh(Non-removable) which is good for heavy usage and supports fast battery charging (Quick Charge 3.0).
- Supports sensors like Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer.
- It offers a great loudspeaker.
- It is available in Gray, Blue, Red, Gold colors.
- It has additional features like active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, aptx HD for superb audio quality, Type-C to 3.5 mm headphone jack adapter inside the box.
Xiaomi Mi 8 SE Disadvantages (Cons):
- No water or dust resistance.
- No stereo speakers for the better multimedia experience.
- No microSD slot to expand memory.
- No 3.5 mm headphone jack.
Check out Xiaomi Mi 8 SE Specifications:
|Model Name||Mi 8 SE|
|Operating System||Android 8.1|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 710|
|Processor||Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz 360 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 360 Silver)|
|Colors||Gray, Blue, Red, Gold|
|Accessories in Box||—|
|Display & Dimensions|
|Touch Screen||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen,16M colors|
|Size||5.88 inches, 87.6 cm2 (~81.3% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2248 pixels, (~423 ppi density)|
|Dimensions||147.3 x 73.1 x 7.5 mm (5.80x 2.88 x 0.30 in)|
|Weight||164 g (5.78 oz)|
|Build||Front/Rear glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame|
|Other Display Features||Multi-Touch, Corning Gorilla Glass 5, Dolby Vision/HDR10 display, DCI-P3, MIUI 9.5|
|Main Camera||Dual 12 MP (f/1.9, 1/2.55″, 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF) + 5 MP (/2.0, 1.12µm, depth sensor)|
|Other Main Camera Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama|
|Selfie Camera||20 MP|
|Other Selfie Features||f/2.0, 1.0µm|
|RAM and Storage|
|Internal Memory||64/128 GB|
|Type||Non-removable Li-Ion 3120 mAh battery|
|Internet & Connectivity|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot|
|USB Connectivity||Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE.|
|GPS||Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer.|
|Additional Features & Apps||Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, aptx HD for superb audio quality, Type-C to 3.5 mm headphone jack adapter inside the box|
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