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Xiaomi Mi 8

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Xiaomi Mi A2 (Mi 6X)

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Xiaomi Mi 8 vs Xiaomi Mi A2 (Mi 6X) : What is the Difference?

  • Release Date: 2018, May | 2018, July
  • Dimensions: 154.9 x 74.8 x 7.6 mm | 158.7 x 75.4 x 7.3 mm
  • Weight: 175 g | 166 g
  • Screen: 6.21", Super AMOLED | 5.99", LTPS IPS LCD
  • Main Camera: Dual, 12 MP | Dual, 12 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 20 MP | Single, 20 MP
  • Memory: 64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM 128 GB, 8 GB RAM | 128 GB, 6 GB RAM 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM
  • Battery: 3400 mAh | 3000 mAh
  • Headphone Jack: No | No
  • Approximate price: 380 EUR | 190 EUR

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Common features
Release date 2018 2018
Dimensions (HxWxD) 154.9 Х 74.8 Х 7.6 mm 158.7 Х 75.4 Х 7.3 mm
Weight 175 g 166 g
Body Build Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame (7000 series) Front glass, aluminum body
Colors Black, Blue, White, Gold Black, Gold, Blue, Red, Rose Gold
Battery 3400 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po
Approximate price 380 EUR 190 EUR

Performance
Operating system - OS Android 8.1 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 10.1 Android 8.1 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie); Android One
Chipset - Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm) - Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm)
Processor CPU - Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) - Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260)
Graphics processor GPU Adreno 630 Adreno 512
External memory No No
Internal memory 64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM 128 GB, 8 GB RAM 128 GB, 6 GB RAM 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM
Antutu score 297023 133905
GeekBench Single Core 2280
GeekBench Multi-Core 8242
GeekBench RenderScript 13089
GeekBench Battery 3965

Screen
Technology Super AMOLED LTPS IPS LCD
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 6.21" inc 5.99" inc
Screen area 97.1 cm2 92.6 cm2
Screen format 19:9 (height:width) 18:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 83.8% 77.4%
Screen resolution 1080 x 2248 px 1080 x 2160 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 402 PPI 403 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Other specs - HDR10
-DCI-P3
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 12 MP, Dual 12 MP, Dual
Camera specs -12 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.55'', 1.4µm, 4-axis OIS, dual pixel PDAF
-12 MP, f/2.4, 56mm (telephoto), 1/3.4'', 1.0µm, AF, 2x optical zoom
-12 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.9'', 1.25µm
-20 MP, f/1.8, 1/2.8'', 1.0µm, PDAF
Functions Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/120/240fps, 720p@960fps 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps (gyro-EIS), 720p@120fps
DxOMark Main Score 99
DxOMark Photo 105
DxOMark Video 88
Front camera, selfie 20 MP, Single 20 MP, Single
Specifications 20 MP, f/2.0, 0.9µm 20 MP, f/2.2, 1/2.8'', 1.0µm
Functions LED flash, Auto-HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
Bands -2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 
CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 20(800), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 
CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA - China
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - Global 
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - China
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300) - Global 
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - China
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes
USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD 5.0, A2DP, LE
Music and Audio
Radio No No
Headphone jack No No
Others - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Infrared face recognition, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass , Infrared port
Other extras
- Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 4.0+)

- Charging 5V/2A 10W (Quick Charge 3.0)
-Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 4.0) India only
Versions
- Versions: Mi A2 (Global); Mi 6X (China)

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