An image of Xiaomi’s spokesperson, Wu Yifan has appeared online holding a smartphone in a gradient color finish which is said to be the Xiaomi Mi 8 Youth Edition, as reported by GizChina.
However, a recently surfaced image of the Youth edition of Mi 8 on TENAA (see below) doesn’t match with the handset appeared in the hands of Yifan. The TENAA image reveals a fingerprint sensor at the back, but the smartphone in the hands did not feature the sensor.
We’ve to wait and see for the final launch to see the handset in real life, till then we can have a look at the specifications of the Mi 8 Youth which appeared on TENAA.
Specifications of Xiaomi Mi 8 Youth Edition
The Xiaomi Mi 8 Youth Edition is expected to feature a 6.26-inch display with a resolution of 2280 × 1080 pixels and 19:9 aspect ratio. The back has a glass finish. The handset will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC.
At the rear, there is a dual camera setup in a horizontal module with a 12-megapixel primary sensor and an unspecified secondary sensor, it could be a 2-megapixel or 5-megapixel.
There will be a 3250 mAh battery that could be powered by Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0.
Keeping all these aside, we are waiting for the official launch which seems to be imminent as the company has recently shared the launch teaser.