What Was Your Favourite Product From Xiaomi’s Anniversary Event Today?

by Joel 0

Xiaomi had a blast announcing not one or two but a total of 7 new products at its 8th Anniversary event in Shenzhen earlier today. The products ranged from smartphones, VR headsets, Mi TVs, and even fitness trackers. Overall, it was a feast for Xiaomi fans and now we want to know which was your favourite Xiaomi product from the event today.

Mi 8th Anniversary Event Product List

Out of the 7 products announced at the event, there were three smartphones, a new generation of its OS, a large screen Mi TV, a fitness tracker, and finally a VR headset for China.

We take a look at the key details of each of the products announced today in this post, and let us know which is your favourite among these.

 

1. Xiaomi Mi 8

  • Snapdragon 845
  • Dual Frequency GPS
  • 6.21-inch AMOLED Display
  • 12MP AI Dual Cameras with 1.4um Pixels
  • 99 DxOMark Score
  • IR Face Unlock
  • Starts at 2699 Yuan (~$421)

 

2. Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition

  • Snapdragon 845
  • Pressure Sensitive In Display Fingerprint
  • 3D Facial Recognition
  • Translucent Back
  • 8GB + 128GB
  • Rest Same As Mi 8
  • Starts At 3699 Yuan ($577)

 

3. Xiaomi Mi 8 SE 

  • Snapdragon 710
  • 5.88-inch AMOLED Display
  • 12MP + 5MP AI Cameras
  • Enhanced Low Light Photography
  • 20MP Front Camera With AI Portraits
  • 3120mAh
  • Starts At 1799 yuan ($280)

 

4. MIUI 10

  • New Recent Apps Menu
  • Full Screen Optimizations
  • New Voice Assisted Driving Mode
  • New Smart Home Manager
  • Single Camera AI Portraits
  • New Visual UI

 

5. Mi TV 4 75-inch

  • Super Thin Body
  • Integrated Voice Assistant
  • 4K HDR UltraHD Display
  • 2GB + 32GB
  • 64-bit Cortex A53 Powered Quad Core Chip
  • Dolby/ DTS Audio
  • 8999 yuan ($1405)

 

6. Xiaomi Mi Band 3

  • 0.78-inch OLED Touch Display
  • 20 Day Battery Life
  • Call & App Notifications
  • Swimming Pool friendly (50M)
  • 169 Yuan ($26)

 

7. Mi VR Standalone

  • Rebranded Oculus Go
  • SD821
  • 2K Fast Switch Screen
  • 1000 Oculus Optimized Games
  • 360 Degree Audio Experience
  • ¥1499 (~$234)

 

So what is your favourite Xiaomi product from today’s event? Which one will you pick?

Personally, at a starting price of ~$580, the Mi 8 Explorer Edition looks like a solid deal! What’s your take?