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New Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition: Fingerprint sensor under screen, transparent case and much more

513 A few seconds after the presentation of the Xiaomi Mi 8 , the Chinese brand has shown in society…

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A few seconds after the presentation of the Xiaomi Mi 8 , the Chinese brand has shown in society the Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer , terminal that includes many new features regarding the smartphone that gives its name to the new range, both at the hardware level, as well as at the design and functions level.

While we all expected only two versions of the Xiaomi Mi 8 , the Chinese brand is thrown into the pool with 3 different versions. A Xiaomi Mi 8 SE that will be cheaper than the original mobile, and a “beast” that comes in the form of Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition and it can be easily converted, not only in the best Xiaomi phone manufactured to date, but in the best chinese mobile of the moment.

Fingerprint sensor on screen

New Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition: Fingerprint sensor under screen, transparent case and much more

Finally the rumors surrounding the Xiaomi Mi 8 they come true and the Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition presents among its main novelties a fingerprint sensor under the screen. This signature removes the fingerprint sensor from the back of the smartphone in order to enhance that transparent case that we find in the image of the mobile that opens this news.

We have not seen a live demonstration of this sensor, so we will have to wait for something more to take a look at its operation.

8 GB of RAM

While the Xiaomi Mi 8 mounts different internal memory capacities but the RAM remains at 6 GB, the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE reaches 8 GB of RAM. Of course, there will be only one version of the phone, so we can only buy it at a price that we show a few lines below.

Face ID and Animojis

New Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition: Fingerprint sensor under screen, transparent case and much more

New Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition: Fingerprint sensor under screen, transparent case and much more

The Xiaomi range top is equipped with a 3D module that will allow the 3D facial recognition function on the phone to unlock the mobile. This module has the classic front camera sensor, a proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, infrared lens and lighting and dot projection that allows users to unlock the phone simply by scanning their faces. This module would be used to add a new layer of security to the smartphone as well as to give life to these Animojis which, of course, is more than inspired by the iPhone X.

Transparent housing

The most striking, apart from the sensor under the screen, is the transparent case of the mobile phone that reminds us of those Nokia that were marketed before the arrival of the first iPhone and that left to see the inside of the terminal. In this way we can say that the Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition It is the first smartphone with these characteristics.

Price

Since there is only one version and there are no colors in the mobile phone case, there will only be one way to buy the flagship of the Chinese firm. He Price of the Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition with 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage, with transparent case, it has a starting price in China of 3699 Yuan. This, translated into euros, implies a cost close to 500 euros .