• 5.3" (2560x1440) IPS LCD
  • 4GB
    Snapdragon 820 SoC
    64GB Storage
  • 16-MP, f/2, OIS Rear: 1 Camera
  • 3000 mAh
  • 6.21" (2248x1080) Super AMOLED
  • 6GB
    Snapdragon 845 SoC
    64GB/128GB/256GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/1.8, OIS Rear: 2 Cameras
  • 3400 mAh Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+

Specifications Highlights
Product NameMi 5Mi 8
ProductXiaomi Mi 5 (2016)Xiaomi Mi 8
Display5.3" 2560x1440 IPS LCD 6.21" 2248x1080 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 16-MP f/2 (Primary) +OIS
  • 21mm 12-MP f/1.8 (Primary) +OIS
  • 12-MP f/2.4
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 4-MP
  • 18mm 20-MP f/2
Computing
  • Snapdragon 820 SoC
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage
  • None
  • Snapdragon 845 SoC
  • 6GB RAM
  • 64GB/128GB/256GB Storage
Battery3000 mAh3400 mAh, Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+
DesignIP Rating, 129g (4.6oz), 144.6 x 69.2 x 7.3 mm (5.69 x 2.72 x 0.29 inches)IP Rating, 175g (6.2oz), 74.8x154.9x7.6 mm (2.94 x 6.10 x 0.30 inches)
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Display
Product NameMi 5Mi 8
TypeIPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5.3"6.21"
Display/Body Ratio77.4%83.8%
Resolution2560x14402248x1080
Sharpness (PPI)554 PPI402 PPI
Brightness (specs)430 NITs
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 4Gorilla Glass
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
  • 2.5D
  • Always-On
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Product NameMi 5Mi 8
Megapixel16-MP12-MP
Aperturef/2f/1.8
Focal Length (35mm) 21mm
Sensor SizeSmallSmall
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
  • Dual-Pixel Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • OIS
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
  • HDR Video
  • Dual LED Flash
  • LED Flash
  • Autofocus
  • OIS
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/60fps
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/240fps
  • 720p/240fps
Battery
Product NameMi 5Mi 8
Battery TypeLi-PolyLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)3000 mAh3400 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
  • Fast Charge
  • Non-Removable
Fast-Charge ProtocolQualcomm Quick Charge 4+
Computing
Product NameMi 5Mi 8
Processor BrandQualcommQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 820Snapdragon 845
Processor ModelMSM8996
Processor # Cores48
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.8 & 1.6 / 2.15 & 1.6 GHz2.8 GHz
RAM Options4GB6GB
Internal Storage Options64GB64GB/128GB/256GB
Memory Card TypeNone
Operating System + VersionAndroid 5.1.1Android 8.1
Communications
Product NameMi 5Mi 8
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT6 301 MbpsLTE CAT18 1200/211 Mbps
LTE Bands12, 38, 39, 40, 41
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
  • EV-DO A
  • TD-SCDMA
  • TD-HSDPA
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
  • MU-MIMO
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.1Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type CUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
  • USB OTG
SAR US Head1.01 W/Kg
SAR US Body1.32 W/Kg
SAR EU Head0.701 W/Kg
SAR EU Body1.662 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
Product NameMi 5Mi 8
NameSIM0SIM0
SIM TypeNano SIMNano SIM
Sim Card 1
Product NameMi 5Mi 8
NameSIM1
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia
Product NameMi 5Mi 8
Multimedia Features
  • DLNA
  • IR
  • DLNA
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • Loudspeaker
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • FLAC
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • DIVX
  • XVID
  • WMV
  • H.264
  • DIVX
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • H.265
  • MP4
  • VC-1
  • XVID
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Fingerprint
  • A-GPS
  • GPS
  • GLONASS
  • BeiDou

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