Xiaomi Mi 8 (Android) - Test, Evaluation & Price

Xiaomi Mi 8 (Android) – Test, Review & Evaluation.

My name is Stein Jürgen and I have tested and evaluated the Xiaomi Mi 8 (Android) on August 28, 2018.

Besides ratings the table also shows the current price level of Xiaomi Mi 8 (Android) which is; 140 USD or 140 EUR.

I have rated Xiaomi Mi 8 (Android) on ten different quality parameters; Design & materials, user-friendliness, battery, antenna, camera, display, user interface, data speed, gaming experience and conversation quality.

For each quality parameter, I have awarded a rating between 0 and 10, 10 being the best. The overall evaluation of the Xiaomi Mi 8 (Android) is calculated to an overall evaluation of 59 /100.

In addition to my evaluations of the various quality parameters, you can also read the phone’s SAR Value and the current price level.

Overall evaluation:

59 / 100

Price Level:

$ 140 / € 140

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Review of Xiaomi Mi 8 (Android)

Design and Materials 5/10(Average) User-friendliness 6/10(Average)
Display 6/10(Average) Camera & Video 6/10(Average)
Data Speed 6/10(Average) Gaming Experience 7/10(Above average)
Voice Quality 5/10(Average) Battery Life 6/10(Average)
Navigation Speed 7/10(Above average) Antenna Quality 8/10(Good)

Xiaomi Mi 8 (Android) has a price tag of appriximately USD 140 or EUR 140 and is not currently amongst the best phones on the market See current Top 30 best cell phones on the market.

If you are looking for a phone that gives you most value for money, please check our Top 30 cell phones with best quality/price ratio. Just seeking a phone with basic functionality? See Top 30 budget smartphones on the market.

My review of Xiaomi Mi 8 (Android) is based on criteria that I follow as objective as possible. Learn more about me and my evaluation criteria.
/Stein Jürgen


The Xiaomi Mi 8 (Android) generally offers high quality for the price and can be a good buy for the quality-conscious consumer.

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Xiaomi Mi 8 (Android): Emission (SAR Value)

The EU’s recommended upper limit is 2W/kg.

The SAR value for Xiaomi Mi 8 (Android) is 0.70W/kg, which is lower than the EU’s upper limit.

Mobile phones for children: The lower the SAR Value, the better according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). For children we only recommend phones with SAR Values that are less than 0.75W/kg.

See also: Mobile phones with low SAR values.