Xiaomi Rolls Out Teaser Promo for Mi 8 Launch Event in China on May 31

Xiaomi Rolls Out Teaser Promo for Mi 8 Launch Event in China on May 31

Xiaomi Rolls Out Teaser Promo for Mi 8 Launch Event in China on May 31

by May 23, 2018

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi had recently confirmed that it is planning to soon hold a launch event in China to launch a variety of new product. Now, the company has rolled out teaser for an event on May 31 at Shenzhen, China where it will launch its latest flagship smartphone dubbed as Mi 8. The promo image was spotted on Chinese micro-blogging site Weibo.

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The tickets to the event have already been sold and there are about 5000 attendees expected. The other products expected to be launched at the event are Mi 7 and Mi Band 3 fitness tracker.

Xiaomi’s Global spokesperson Donovan Sung, also highlighted in a tweet that the launch of Mi 8 is aimed to mark the company’s eighth anniversary. The tweet reads- “Mi Fans, amazing news! To celebrate our 8th year anniversary, we’ll be launching Mi 8 at our annual flagship product launch in Shenzhen on May 31.” So, the company will most probably give a skip to Mi 7 as the successor to last year’s Mi 6.

Xiaomi Mi 8 Expected Specifications:

Based on the earlier leaks, the Mi 8 is expected to sport a 6.01-inch edge-to-edge OLED display with iPhone X like top notch and 3D facial recognition. The device may be powered by a Qualcomm‘s Snapdragon 845 chipset, 8GB of RAM and 4,000mAh battery with Quick Charge support. It is also rumored that the Mi 8 will feature an in-display fingerprint scanner.

Of course, all these are rumors and they are to be taken with a pinch of salt. We’ll have to wait for the official launch event on May 31 to find out the facts. You can also expect some concrete leaks in the meanwhile. Stay tuned till then!