Xiaomi is launching the Mi 8 series in China for well over a few months now, and the Xiaomi Mi8 Explorer is likely to make it to Global markets but with the name Mi 8 Pro.
According to GizmoChina, a smartphone with similar model number as Mi 8 SE Explorer Edition is observed on TENNA last month on the Singapore’s Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA). The device has the codename Xiaomi M1807E8A and its being marketed as Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro.
The 6.21-inch Mi 8 Pro withOLED screen and 2248 x 1080 resolution is equipped with Snapdragon 845 chipset with along with 4 GB, 6 GB, and 8 GB of RAM. The device is packed with 20 MP sensor in the front and dual 12 MP sensors on the rear. Xiaomi Mi8 Explorer runs on Android 8.1 Oreo and packs 2900mAh battery, under-display fingerprint scanner, in addition to facial recognition. Xiaomi Mi8 Explorer is likely to be launched in India first and then to other markets perhaps in September.