2 August in Moscow Xiaomi company held a special event for the media and announced the Russian prices for the flagship of the Mi 8 and the budget Redmi 6A. In selling the device will appear on August 8.
As in the case with the smartphone Xiaomi Mi 2s MIX, sales of the flagship will start the exclusive on-site TMall. Later Mi 8 will appear in other stores, but prices are subject to change.
The cost Xiaomi Mi 8 at the start of sales of the following:
- 6 GB RAM + 64 GB ROM — 29 990 rubles
- 6 GB RAM + 128 GB ROM — 32 990 rubles
Mi 8 looks like Apple iPhone X — there is a notch in the inverted screen and dual camera. The main feature on the iPhone, but at a more affordable price.
Slide from the presentation in Moscow
Main features: 6,21-inch AMOLED screen, a camera 12+12 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 845, fast charging Qualcomm QuickCharge 4+ and the shell MIUI 10. The device was first introduced in China in late may.
In addition to the flagship, Xiaomi has announced the sale of the budget Redmi 6A. Last model 5A, gained particular fame due to decent performance and the price at 5990 rubles.
For the first time, the updated model we saw in June. The smartphone has a 5.4-inch display HD+, processor Helio A22, 2 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM, 3000 mAh battery, main camera 13 MP and front 5 MP.
Xiaomi Redmi 6A will also be sold on TMall and the company store Mi Shop. The cost of the version with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB ROM — 7490 rubles. But a version with 3 GB RAM and 32 ROM would cost 8 490 rubles. At the start of sales on 8 August to buy the device will be even cheaper.