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Mi 8 Fingerprint Edition to be launched with Mi 8 Youth Tomorrow, Hands On Leaked.

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Xiaomi is all set to launch the Mi 8 Youth edition on September 19 at an event in Chengdu, famous for giant pandas. Now the Chinese manufacturer has released a teaser hinting that another device will be released at the event.  It is speculated to be the Mi 8 Fingerprint edition. In a different teaser, the company revealed that the Mi 8 fingerprint edition will arrive in a Gold color variant.

Take a look at the Mi 8 Fingerprint Edition hands on:

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Other than the in display fingerprint, the major change with the phone from the regular Mi 8 is the back design. Here, we’ve a gradiant colored back instead of the plain one we saw in the regilar Mi 8.

The handset is already up for pre order in its home market China. Customer can prebook one from the online stores to buy it before others. The earlier reports indicated that the Xiaomi Mi Youth edition will be available in gradient color but it is unsure if the Fingerprint edition will have these color options. The company also teased that it will be launching limited edition NFC bracelets with the smartphones.

The Mi 8 Youth will feature a 6.26 inch LCD display with a resolution of (2280 x 1080 pixels) and an aspect ratio of 19:9. It will be powered by an Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 chipset and will be available in three configurations: 4GB RAM + 32GB internal storage, 6GB RAM + 64GB internal storage and 8GB RAM + 128GB internal storage.

In the optics department, it will sport a dual camera setup of a 12MP primary sensor and a 5MP secondary sensor while offering an 24MP camera at the front. It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo and will be backed by a 3,250 mAh battery. It measures 156.4 x 75.8 x 7.5 mm and weighs 169 grams. The handset is speculated to be priced at 1999 Yuan (Rs 21,000 approx) from a leaked poster.

As for the Xiaomi Mi 8 Fingerprint edition is expected to come with similar specs with minor changes. The design and color options may also vary and likely to be priced in the same segment. Xiaomi is yet to release an official word on the availability of these smartphones outside Chinese market.

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Mi 9T Gets Certified in Thailand, Possibly a Pro Version of Mi 9!

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Xiaomi sub-brand Mi has launched the flagship Mi 9 and variants such as Mi 9 Transparent Edition and Mi 9 SE earlier in 2019. These smartphones are yet to be launched in the major global markets but the Chinese manufacturer is already preparing for its next smartphone in the series: the alleged Mi 9T.

 

An unnamed Mi series smartphone with model number M190310G received certification from the NBTC regulatory database in Thailand. This is not the first time the smartphone has been spotted as it has already been certified by numerous regulatory agencies in the past like NCC, EEC, IMDA and FCC. The smartphone is speculated to be none other than the Xiaomi Mi 9T.

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From the NTBC certification, there is much information about the device apart from its model number. However, the certification hints that it could be launch sometime soon. The company is yet to officially confirm the phone or release any teaser, which we expect to happen soon.

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Redmi K20 Hands On Leaked, Official Images & Posts Reveal In Display FP, AMOLED display & More!

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Ahead of the launch of Redmi‘s flagships, Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro, photos of the smartphone have surfaced online getting the fans more excited and stuff to talk about.

The photos reveal a button on the left side dedicated to Xiaomi’s virtual assistant.

Redmi has already confirmed that the K20 will feature a 48MP primary camera, 4000 mAh battery, 960 fps slow-mo video recording and now it revealed that it will feature a seventh-gen optical in-screen fingerprint sensor.

In other stories:  Xiaomi to Launch Redmi Note 7S in India on May 20th!

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The company said the fingering sensor is equipped with a 3P lens and has 7.2µm ultra-large pixels. It has a 100% higher photo-sensitive area, 15% more scanning area and is 30% more accurate than previous generation scanners.

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The UD fingerprint scanner on the notch-less Redmi K20 features DSP acceleration technology that increases its unlock speed by 10% compared to the previous generation while increasing the success rate by 30% under direct light and low temperature.

Also, here’s the first look at Redmi K20 from the back, take a look:

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ASUS Zenfone 6 Launching Soon in India. Teased by Flipkart!

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Last week, ASUS launched its 2019 flagship smartphone Zenfone 6 which came with a unique flip camera mechanism. The smartphone was launching in Europe at a starting price of Euro 499( Rs 39,000 approx) but said nothing about the global launch. Now e-commerce website Flipkart has started teasing the Zenfone 6 for the Indian market.

The Zenfone 6 product page is live on Flipkart, mentioning all the important highlights of the device. The teaser reads- Coming soon to India hinting that the company might launch it in India in the next few weeks. While there is no official launch date, ASUS might be going for its primary competitor OnePlus 7, which was launched recently.

The ASUS Zenfone 6 comes with a 6.3 inch FHD+ LCD display with almost no bezels and very small chin. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 paired with 6GB/8GB RAM and 64GB/128GB/256GB internal storage (UFS 2.1) that can be further expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card.

The handset comes with a Flip camera setup mechanism which users can take rear photos as well as selfies. The camera setup consists of a 48MP Sony IMX 586 sensor as a primary camera along with a 13MP 125-degree ultra-wide angle secondary camera. The flip camera means we will be able to use the 48MP sensor for selfie giving an edge over the competition. The pop-up camera is made of something ASUS calls “liquid metal” and have been tested over 1,00,000 continuous flips. It lacks OIS but has 4K recording support.

In other stories:  Xiaomi to Launch Redmi Note 7S in India on May 20th!

The phone runs ZenUI based on Android 9 Pie with a stock system navigational system-wide Dark Mode and intelligent memory management. It draws power from a 5,000 mAh battery with 18W quick charge support. It has a rear fingerprint sensor retains the 3.5mm headphone jack. While ASUS is yet to reveal the Zenfone 6 price in India we expect to come at a price tag between Rs 37,000 and going all the way up to Rs 50,000 for the highest variant.

Asus Zenfone 6 specifications

  • 6.4 inch FHD+ LCD IPS display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
  • 6GB/8GB RAM
  • 64GB/128GB/256GB internal storage
  • 48MP + 13MP camera
  • ZenUI based on Android 9 Pie
  • 5,000 mAh battery with 18W charging
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