Xiaomi had recently confirmed that it will be selling the new 4 GB RAM + 128 GB storage version of Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite smartphone from Nov. 16. The first sale of the phone kicked off today morning in China at 10 AM.
During the recent 11/11 Singles’ Day sale in China, the Mi 8 Lite sold like hotcakes on Tuning and Suning Chinese retailer platforms. Hence, the Mi 8 Lite is one of the best-selling phones from Xiaomi. The Chinese manufacturer has now introduced the 4 GB RAM + 128 GB storage variant for the Mi 8 Lite with a price tag of 1,799 Yuan (~$259). It joins the other three variants of the smartphone.
The base model of the phone features 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage model of the Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite is priced at 1,399 Yuan (~$201). The second model has 6 GB RAM + 64 GB storage and it costs 1,699 Yuan (~$245). The highest variant of the smartphone has 6 GB RAM + 128 GB storage and it carries a pricing of 1,999 Yuan (~$289). Apart from Deep Gray, handset comes in two color gradient choices such as Twilight Gold and Dream Blue.
The 4 GB RAM + 128 GB storage edition of the Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite is available in only two colors such as Deep Gray and Dream Blue. Probably, the Chinese manufacturer will be introduced its Twilight Gold edition some time later.
The Mi 8 Lite comes with a 6.26-inch display that carries support for Full HD+ resolution of 2280 x 1080 pixels. The Snapdragon 660 chipset powers the smartphone along with 4 GB / 6 GB of RAM. Apart from 64 GB / 128 GB storage, users can add a microSD card to the device for additional storage.
For shooting selfies, the Mi 8 Lite possesses Sony IMX576 24-megapixel front-facing camera. The dual camera setup residing on the rear side of the phone has a 12-megapixel primary sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor. The 3,350mAh battery of the Mi 8 Lite is equipped with support for 18W fast charging.