Xiaomi to launch Mi 8 on the occasion of its 8th anniversary
Xiaomi is going to celebrate its 8th anniversary with Mi 8 Launch on May 31. The New Mi 8 feature top-of-the-line hardware and mostly inspired by iPhone X-like vertical camera and brings out face recognition system for the first in Android Smartphone that’s not all as Xiaomi will also introduce its own trendy AR Emoji.
The Animoji feature is expected to be more versatile than AR Emoji that debuted with the Galaxy S9 lineup eventually it will boast a 3D camera setup embedded into its display notch, allowing for accurate depth mapping and face tracking in real time.
Xiaomi posted on micro-blogging network Weibo that a “A big wave of cuteness is coming,” accompanied by the animated emoji looking very similar to Apple’s own animoji. Xiaomi’s bunny mascot will be one of the supported AR face filters on the Mi 8, as per the teaser.
Xiaomi Mi 8 has already been confirmed to feature Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 chip and Quick Charge 4.0 along with either 6GB or 8GB of RAM and upto 128GB of internal storage. On the software front, you’ll get Android 8.1 Oreo with Refreshing MIUI 10.