Compare Xiaomi Mi 8 vs Xiaomi Mi 9

 
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Spec Score 
100 / 100
  
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Value For Money
Value For Money
  
Display     
Screen Size
6.21 inch 6.39 inch   
Screen Resolution
2048 x 1080 pixels 2340 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED AMOLED   
Pixel Density
402 PPI 403 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass Corning Gorilla Glass 6   
Bezel Less
Yes Yes   
Notch
Yes Yes, Waterdrop Notch   
Screen Features
- -   
Screen to Body Ratio (%)
83.77% 85.12%   
Aspect Ratio
18.7:9 19:9   
Touch Screen
Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
2.8GHz 2.84GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Qualcomm Snapdragon 855   
Co-Processor
- -   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
6GB 6GB   
Graphics
Adreno 630 Adreno 640   
Architecture
64-bit 64-bit   
Camera     
Camera
- -   
Rear Camera Resolution
12MP 48MP   
Dual Rear Camera
Yes, 12 MP -   
Triple Rear Camera
- -   
Four Rear Camera
- -   
Front Camera Resolution
20MP 20MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No -   
Camera Details
AF Phase Detection, Artificial Intelligence, Auto Flash, Bokeh Effect, Continuos Shooting, Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor, Exposure compensation, Face detection, Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), ISO control, Optical image stabilization, Self-timer, White balance presets, Wide Angle Lens AF Phase Detection, Artificial Intelligence, Auto Flash, Bokeh Effect, Continuos Shooting, Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor, Exposure compensation, Face detection, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), ISO control, Touch to focus, White balance presets   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Dual LED Flash, OIS (Optical Image Stabilisation), Autofocus Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), Dual LED Flash, Autofocus   
Zoom
Yes, Digital Zoom Yes, Digital Zoom   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 8.1 Oreo Android 9.0 (Pie)   
OS Detail
MIUI 9.0 -   
Custom UI
MIUI MIUI   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touchscreen -   
USB Connector Type
USB Type C USB Type C   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS GPS, Fingerprint Scanner   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Ambient Light, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Ambient Light, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
- -   
Connectivity
VoLTE (Works with Jio), 4G LTE (India Compatible), NFC, 3G, 2G, Bluetooth 2G, 4G LTE (India Compatible), Bluetooth, 3G, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Headphone Jack Type
USB Type C USB Type C   
Color
Black, Gold, Blue, White Holographic Illusion, Deep Gray, Holographic Illusion Blue   
Build Material
Glass, Metal -   
Device Warranty
1 Year -   
Warranty Details
- -   
Body SAR
- -   
Head SAR
- -   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual -   
Audio Features
- -   
Weight
175 grams 173 grams   
Dimensions (mm)
- -   
Height
154.9mm 157.5mm   
Width
74.8mm 74.6mm   
Thickness
7.6mm 7.6mm   
Storage     
Internal Storage
64GB 128GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
- -   
Card Slot
No No   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- -   
OTG Support
Yes Yes   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
Dual 4G VoLTE
Yes Yes   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
- -   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 -   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100, TD-SCDMA 1900 / 2000 -   
4G Bands
LTE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600, LTE-TDD 1900(B39) / 2300(B40) / 2500(B41) / 2600(B38) -   
SIM 1 Bands
4G Bands:TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS:Available EDGE:Available 4G Bands:TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS:Available EDGE:Available   
SIM 2 Bands
4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS:Available EDGE:Available 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS:Available EDGE:Available   
SIM 3 Bands
- -   
HDMI
- -   
Wi-Fi
Yes Yes   
Wi-Fi Features
Mobile Hotspot Mobile Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3400mAh 3300mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
No Yes   
Fast Charging
Yes, v4.0 Yes   
Standby Time
- -   
Talk Time
- -   
Multimedia     
Music
- -   
Video Player
- -   
Loudspeaker
Yes Yes   

Xiaomi Mi 8 vs Xiaomi Mi 9 Specs

Specs
Xiaomi Mi 8Xiaomi Mi 9  
Screen Size 6.21 inch6.39 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP48MP  
RAM 6GB6GB  
Battery Capacity 3400mAh3300mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 20MP20MP  

Xiaomi Mi 9 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Powerful processor
  • Excellent cameras
  • Stunning display
The Bad
  • No memory card slot

Xiaomi Mi 8 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Bright and crisp AMOLED display
  • Premium build quality
  • Powerful performance with flagship Snapdragon 845 processor
  • Great camera performance
The Bad
  • Average battery
This page helps you compare Xiaomi Mi 8 with Xiaomi Mi 9. When you see Xiaomi Mi 8 Vs Xiaomi Mi 9 comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how Xiaomi Mi 8 stands against Xiaomi Mi 9 and which one you should buy. The prices for both these products were updated April 24, 2019.
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