You’ve certainly only heard of the Xiaomi Mi line of phones if you’re an avid follower of Chinese smartphone makers. Well, if you’re not in that (incredibly small) camp, you’re about to be: The Mi line of phones is one of the best budget smartphone lines out there. It’s comparable in a lot of ways to the phenomenal OnePlus line. What should expect in the Mi 8? And when should you expect it?
Xioami is a Chinese smartphone maker that specializes in affordable Android handsets. They have been incredibly successful in the Far East, rapidly becoming the largest Chinese smartphone maker. Backed by several generations of iterated smartphone technology, the company is now releasing the Xiaomi Mi 8 to coincide with their 8th anniversary.
Mi 8 To Come to America?
The Chinese phone maker has promised that this phone will be their first mass-market release in America. According to Xiaomi, who already sells fitness trackers and smart home speakers in the US, their smartphones will be coming State-side as early as late 2018, or as late as early 2019. This is exciting news for Android enthusiasts looking for affordable premium smartphones.
In the Meantime,…
The Mi 8 is set for a May 31st launch in China and is sure to make waves there. With their impressive track record and the phone’s impressive specs, it’s sure to impress. The phone sports a ton of advanced features, like an in-screen thumbprint scanner, wireless charging, a huge six-inch screen and 3D face scanning. All that, and it still costs about $450. Here’s hoping this little wonder comes to the States here soon!