Chinese electronics company Xiaomi makes smartphones with low overhead. So you don’t have to pay a huge amount for high-end specs. Xiaomi released its first smartphone in August 2011, and they have grown at an exponential rate. Globally they are the fifth-largest smartphone manufacturer in the world.
They are a bit different than Android smartphones because they Xiaomi smartphones run on their own version of Android MIUI firmware. Xiaomi has a lot of excellent phones. But the wide number of choices they offer, it becomes difficult to choose the best. Here is a list of best Xiaomi smartphones you can buy.
Mi A2 Lite
Mi A2 Lite is a great budget smartphone. Most of the budget smartphones out there don’t offer decent performance, specs or design. But Mi A2 Lite can offer you great build quality, decent performance and appreciable spec sheet. The device has a premium design with a 5.84-inch screen, 19:9 notch display and Full HD Plus display technology. It offers excellent picture quality and enriches the visual experience of the user. In spite of being a budget smartphone, it doesn’t compromise on camera features. It comes with a dual-camera setup. It features a Sony IMX486 12MP lens with 1.25µm pixel size and f/2.2 aperture plus a secondary 5MP with 1.12µm pixel size and f/2.2 aperture. With a massive 4000mAh battery, you get plenty of runtime. It supports regular 5V/2A charging, which restores about 100% in 2 hours. This Xiaomi smartphone is powered by Qualcomm SD625 2GHz Octa Core processor coupled with 4GB RAM to promote multitasking without any lags. You get a generous amount of 64GB internal space with microSD cards up to 256GB in capacity. The device runs on Android 8.1 operating system.
Xiaomi Mi 8
Mi 8 was the 2018 Xiaomi Flagship smartphone. It sports a large 6.21inch touchscreen with 1080 x 2248p resolution and 402ppi screen density. With its 88.5% screen-to-body ratio and AMOLED screen, the phone is great for watching your favourite movies, YouTube videos or play games. It features a fingerprint sensor at the back for easy unlocking of your phone. It has an elegant design with its glass front and back panels and 7000 series aluminium frame. This mobile phone features a 12MP plus 12MP AI dual rear camera and a 20MP front camera. Its 1.4μm large pixels brighten the shots and bring out the details of nightscape photos. The AI in the camera can distinguish between 206 common scenes and automatically adapt exposure, saturation and other optimizations. You can add filters to the photos. The 3400mAh battery provides sufficient juice and runs for long hours. Xiaomi Mi 8 is powered by the highly advanced Qualcomm SD845 Octa-core processor to deliver top-notch performance. It features a 6GB RAM that enables seamless multitasking between applications. It also includes 64GB internal memory that gives you ample space for your data storage.
Mi MIX 2
The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 is an out of the box type of smartphone. Among all the smartphones that claim to be bezel-less, this device is the one that is true to the word and also pocket-friendly. With the 5.99inch display, 1080 x 2160p HD resolution, 18:9 aspect ratio with round corners, Mi Mix 2 is certain to provide you with a striking visual treat. This dual SIM smartphone is powered by flagship-grade Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Octa-Core CPU and 6GB RAM to smoothen multitasking. It effortlessly runs most demanding apps and games. Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 smartphone has got a huge 64GB data space to keep all your precious data. The MIUI 9 based on Android 7.1 OS optimizes the user experience and ensures that it remains clean and clutter-free. It houses a large 3400mAh battery and supports Quick Charge 3.0 fast battery charging to keep itself free of wires. The smartphone packs a 12MP rear camera which features HDR, face detection and 4-axis OIS (optical image stabilization). It also packs a 5MP front camera to help you take selfies.