Specializing is the best way to target a specific audience, that is well known by any brand that develops products. It also happens on smartphones: a teenager is not the same user as one already entered in years. And what would be the characteristics to highlight in the mobile phones for young people? The price, the riskiest colors, power and photographic capabilities … That's what you thought Xiaomi with the latest version of the Mi 8.
He Xiaomi Mi 8 Liteor Youth Edition in China, it is a cropped version (another one) of the brand's top mobile for 2019. It has been presented today in China addressing its younger audience, hence the specific name of the model. It does not differ excessively in terms of design with respect to the other mobiles of the range, although it does adapt its characteristics so that the set retains an accessible price.
The color gradients for the back side are the most striking of Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite, but not the only thing. We run into a more than decent Qualcomm Snapdragon 660, Lower than the Snapdragon 710 of the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE. Your audience has where to choose if you want a good mobile at a contained price.
Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite Features
It is not the most powerful model in the range and does not intend to: its goal is to achieve optimal performance by reserving the perfect balance to run games at the highest quality, take pictures at the same level and that the mobile maintains sufficient autonomy to withstand the Young public's trajín. Without this data being exclusive: the Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite It is suitable for anyone, how old you are.
Below you have the full features of the Xiaomi Mi Lite / Youth Edition:
- Processor – Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 eight-core.
- 4 x Cortex A73 at 2.2 GHz.
- 4 x Cortex A53 at 1.8 GHz.
- RAM: 4 GB / 6 GB.
- Graph: Adreno 512.
- Size: 6.26 inches.
- Resolution: FHD +.
- 19: 9 screen ratio.
- Rear camera.
- Resolution: 12 Mpx the main and 5 Mpx the secondary.
- Opening: f / 1.9.
- Others: LED Flash.
- Front camera.
- Connectivity: 4G / LTE, Dual SIM, Bluetooth 5, WiFi 802.11a / b / g / n / ac …
- Without 3.5 mm jack.
- USB Type-C connector
- Fingerprint sensor in rear area.
- Drums: 3350 mAh
- Dimensions: –
- Weight: –
- Android version: Android One 8.1 Oreo.
The mobile stays in the mid-range line with aspirations without losing key features along the way. The processor is more than capable for the most usual, also to stretch when it comes to facing games and heavy applications. It offers enough storage and RAM, connectivity is not far behind, the notch chairs a screen that will maintain the brand quality line and we have a special emphasis on the front camera, not in vain is a key point for young people.
Double rear camera and single front camera with a 24MP sensor Sony IMX576. Xiaomi includes Artificial Intelligence in the capture application, so it is able to adapt to situations and also obtain quality shots in portraits, also with the front camera.
Colors are one of the most characteristic details of Xiaomi mi 8 Lite or Youth Edition: the gradients of the back side, the brand's first mobile to include them, make the smartphone stand out with power over the rest. We expect these shades for other Xiaomi phones, the Mi 8 Lite is the first of many.
Price and availability of the Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite
Xiaomi has presented its smartphone in China, so you already assume what it means: for now it will stay for its native lands. Of course, the price is very sweet to change, you have the following versions:
- Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4/64 GB: 174 euros to change (1399 yuan).
- Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6/64 GB: 212 euros to change (1699 yuan).
- Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 6/128 GB: 249 euros to change (1999 yuan).