Xiaomi Mi 8 will receive an analog Face ID

In the Chinese social network Weibo appeared image of the module with sensors 3D-scanning face in Xiaomi Mi 8

Xiaomi Mi 8 will receive an analog Face ID

Chinese giant Xiaomi should already in the near future to release its new flagship smartphone. According to rumors, he will be called Mi 8, not Mi 7, as was previously assumed. The network has already appeared specifications and even photos of the novelty. Now they published the image of the module for 3D-scanning the face.

What was shown

The photo appeared in the Chinese social network Weibo. Initially you might think that this is a module with Face ID sensors from the iPhone X, but if you compare the pictures, it is clear that they are completely different. Although the principle of work will be the same.

In the photo you can see three cameras. One of them is frontal, and the second two are for 3D scanning. It seems rumor that the flagship smartphone Xiaomi will be the first Android-device that will receive special sensors for scanning the face, will prove to be true.


It is known that the novelty will be equipped with a 6-inch display with a cut and a ratio of 19: 9. Inside, the top eight-core chipset Snapdragon 845 with Adreno 540 graphics will be installed, as well as 6/8 GB of RAM and 64/128 GB of ROM. The smartphone also expects a dual 16 megapixel camera and a 3400 mAh battery with support for fast and wireless charging. The device should be presented at the end of this month in Shenzhen. The starting price will be around $ 440.

The main competitors of Xiaomi Mi 8 will be Honor 10 and OnePlus 6 .

Source: Weibo