The retail package of the flagship Xiaomi.
In the Chinese city of Shenzhen may 31 show Xiaomi’s flagship smartphone Xiaomi Mi 8th Anniversary Edition.
Chinese social networks have already appeared the image of the box of a new gadget, writes GizmoChina.
In the description of the event says it will be held may 31 at 14:00 local time or 8:00 in Kiev. Lei Jun, CEO of Xiaomi, announced on social networks that during this event will be presented “many new products”.
Tickets for the event purchased 5,000 people. Interestingly, the launch of MIX Mi 2S in March was attended by about 2 000 people. That is, the may presentation will be much more ambitious. Apparently, Xiaomi will display several products including the smartphone Xiaomi Mi 8th Anniversary Edition.
In the Chinese social network Weibo appeared the evidence that at least one Xiaomi phone with the number 8 in the title still appears. The network got the image of the box, the upper part of which is decorated with a big number 8 and brand logo. It is impossible to tell whether the box to the model Mi 8 or Mi 8th Anniversary Edition.
In favor of the existence of the model Mi 8 says one interesting fact from the past. In December 2013, lei Jun had an argument with the Director General of Gree Electronics Appliances. Jun promised his company within five years overtake a competitor largest business. After that, Vice-President of Xiaomi published a post in Weibo, which stated that the manufacturer regardless of your financial situation will give the competitor a 100 instances of a model Mi 8. And five years from the date the dispute end in 2018.
According to preliminary information, the smartphone will support the technology of 3D face recognition and will get the most modern hardware, including a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 845. It is also noted that the company could announce a flagship Mi7 and the long-awaited fitness tracker Mi Band 3.