- Mobile Award
We were voted Best Network for Data in the Mobile Choice Consumer Awards 2018.
Mi 8 features one of the industry’s very best camera setups. It offers amazing photo quality with its rear dual camera setup, the primary sensor of which being Sony’s IMX363.
This flagship sensor features massive 1.4μm pixels and dual pixel autofocus, enhancing photo brightness and quality while drastically improving focus speed, especially in low-light conditions. Paired with the latest AI technology, Mi 8 offers AI scene detection, improved bokeh, bokeh customizations, and the advanced Beautify 5.0. DxOMark awarded Mi 8 a photo score of 105, ranking it one of the world’s best smartphone cameras.
Mi 8 sports the flagship Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 845 platform. With a 2.8GHz maximum clock speed and the new Qualcomm® Adreno™ 630 GPU, the platform outperforms its predecessor by 30 percent.
The platform also features a newly introduced DSP architecture with AI performance three times higher than the previous generation. Supported by up to 6GB LPDDR4x DRAM, Mi 8 can render the most demanding games at high FPS for unparalleled gaming experience.
- Dual Frequency GPS
Mi 8 is the first smartphone in the world to adopt dual-frequency GPS. By integrating Broadcom’s revolutionary BCM47755 chip, Mi 8 simultaneously uses both L1 and L5 bands, resulting in much more accurate navigation.
This highly advanced technology is ideal for crowded urban environments, where signals on traditional GPS setups are more prone to error. This makes Mi 8 the perfect device for heavy navigation users, and paves the way for future uses such as augmented reality.
This AMOLED panel offers a startling contrast ratio of 60,000 to 1, meaning incredibly crisp colors and deep, power-saving blacks. With an 18.7:9 aspect ratio and 86.68% screen-to-body ratio, it provides an unmatched visual experience that is highly practical and beautiful.
Always-On display support provides a convenient way to check your notifications, the date, and the time, while saving time and battery life by keeping the screen off.
Mi 8 also features face unlock* with an infrared camera paired with a dedicated infrared illuminator, enabling rapid and accurate face unlocking in a dark environment.
What's in the box?Mi 8 / Mi 8 Protective cover / Power adapter / USB Type-C cable / Type-C to audio converter / SIM insertion tool / User guideDisplaySize: 6.21"ProcessorType: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 845Operating SystemAndroid (MIUI)MemoryInternal: 64GB Ram: 4GBCameraRear Camera: 12MP wide-angle lens, 4-axis optical stabilizer, f/1.8 12MP telephoto lens, portrait lens, f/2.4 Front Facing Camera: 20MPBatteryCapacity: 3,400 mAhSimSupports dual nano-SIM cardsConnectivityWiFi: 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Supports 2.4G WiFi / Supports 5G WiFi / Supports WiFi Direct Supports WiFi 2x2 MIMO technology, supports MU-MIMO Bluetooth®: BT4.2+BLE NFCSensorsProximity sensor, Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Electronic compass, Vibration motor, Barometer, Hall sensor, Ambient light sensorWeight175gNetworkGSM B2 / B3 / B5 / B8 CDMA 1X/EVDO BC0 WCDMA B1 / B2 / B4 / B5 / B8 TD-SCDMA B34 / B39 TD-LTE B34 / B38 / B39 / B40 / B41 (120MHz)FDD-LTE B1 / B2 / B3 / B4 / B5 / B7 / B8 / B12 / B17 / B20 LTE B41 4 antenna technology, supports 4×4 MIMO
- Delivery and returns
We offer next day delivery if you order before 4pm, and orders placed after 4pm will be delivered in 2 working days.
We deliver between 9am and 6pm on week days, but not on weekends or bank holidays.
For more information please take a look at our delivery page.
You’ve got 14 days to return or exchange any new, unused device or accessory you bought online. Please make sure you keep your delivery note or collection receipt. If you want to exchange for another make/model there’ll be a small charge as set out in our Price Guide.
See Refunds & Returns for more info or call us on 0333 338 1001.
Devices on pre-order take around 4 weeks to arrive, depending on each supplier. You’ll get an estimated delivery date when you place your order and we’ll text to let you know when it’s with our courier (DPD). You’ll be able to track it and change your delivery date if you want to.