Christmas is approaching, and I am very afraid that Xiaomi mobiles will be one of the most common gifts in the homes of several countries of the planet during these dates. The Beijing-based company has made its mobiles, even being affordable, objects of desire for thousands of people, especially if we talk about those terminals of higher ranges, where Xiaomi has managed to stand out from among the other brands for offering innovation and quality at the best possible price.
If you were also thinking of giving away a Xiaomi mobile this Christmas , you are in the right place. We already brought you only a few days ago the best models of Samsung, and the best mobile of all that you could give to a loved one to be sure . Now, however, we focus only on the models of the Chinese company , to choose only the best and make sure you are not wrong in your Christmas gifts.
Xiaomi phones to give at Christmas: the 7 best
Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro
The last to join the Xiaomi catalog, is undoubtedly one of the best phones to give at Christmas. The Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro is the firm’s most powerful mobile phone to date - until the arrival of the Mi MIX 3 -, and stands out from the rest by having a fingerprint reader integrated into the screen .
Among its specifications, we find a 6.2-inch OLED screen, Snapdragon 845 processor and a dual 12-megapixel rear camera . One of the best gifts you can give during these dates.
|specs||Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro|
|Dimensions||154.9 x 74.8 x 7.6 mm|
|screen||6.21 inches OLED with Gorilla Glass 5 glass, DCI-P3, Always-on Display, brightness up to 600 nits and 88.5% front occupancy|
|Pixel density||Full HD + (2,248 x 1,440 pixels) 18.7: 9|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845. 10 nm and 8 cores at 2.8 GHz. Adreno 630 GPU|
|RAM||8 GB in Explorer Edition|
|OS||Android 8 Oreo with MIUI 10|
|Storage||128 GB expandable by microSD|
|Cameras||Rear dual 12MP f / 1.8 + 12MP tele f / 2.4 with PDAF, 4-axis OIS, Dual LED, AR Stickers and IA. Front 20 - megapixel f / 2.0|
|Video||Up to 4K @ 60fps or 1080p @ 240 fps with the rear camera. Up to 1080p @ 30fps with the front camera|
|Battery||3,000 mAh with fast charge QC 4+|
|Others||3D facial unlock, NFC, USB Type C, nano SIM, fingerprint reader under the screen|
Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S
Launched at the beginning of the year, the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S remains one of the best terminals of the company in 2018, and without a doubt the best you can give at Christmas if you are looking to surprise with its impressive ceramic design and without frames of screen.
In its in-depth analysis, the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S showed us to be up to the best mobiles of the moment, with a camera that has little to envy to that of much more expensive models , and totally leading specifications.
|Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S|
|Dimensions||150.9 x 74.9 x 8.1 mm. 191 grams of weight.|
|screen||5.99-inch IPS LCD protected with Gorilla Glass 4. It occupies 81.9% of the front.|
|Resolution and density||FullHD + (2,160 x 1,080 pixels) with 18: 9 aspect ratio|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 64-bit octa-core (8x Qualcomm Kryo at 2.8 GHz) and 10 nm|
|RAM||6/8 GB LPDDR4X|
|OS||MIUI 9.5 based on Android 8.0 Oreo|
|Cameras||Rear : Dual lens with Sony IMX363 main sensor of 12 megapixels and 1.4 µm wide angle with f / 1.8 aperture and F Dual Pixel; secondary sensor (telephoto) Samsung S5K3M3 of 12 megapixels and 1 µm with f / 2.4 aperture - It has AI and dual-tone LED flash Front : 5 megapixel and 1.12 µm sensor with f / 2.0 aperture|
|Video||1,080p@30 FPS and 4K @ 30 FPS. Slow Motion at 1,080p@120 FPS and 720p @ 240 FPS|
|Battery||3,400 mAh with Quick Charge 3.0 and support for Qi wireless charging|
|Others||Rear fingerprint reader, USB-C, LED notifications, ultrasonic proximity sensor|
|Connectivity||4G / LTE, NFC, WiFi 4 × 4 MIMO, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS and Dual-SIM|
|Bands||FDD LTE B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B7, B8, B12, B13, B17, B18, B19, B20, B25, B26, B27, B28, B29, B30 TDD LTE : B34, B38, B39, B40, B41 WCDMA : B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B6, B8, B9, B19 CDMA : BC0, BC1, BC10, EVDO, BC0, BC1, BC10 GSM : B2, B3, B5, B8|
|Colors||Black or white|
Is there anything left to say about POCOPHONE at this point? It is probably the most popular phone of all 2018, and no other is able to offer the repertoire of specifications that this model assembles, at such a reduced price.
I am very afraid that the POCOPHONE will be one of the terminals that will be given more during these dates , even more so now that it can be found at an even lower price than the original.
|screen||6.18-inch screen, maximum brightness of 500 nits, contrast 1: 5000|
|Resolution||Full HD +|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845|
|RAM||8 GB of LPDDR4|
|Storage||64 GB, 128 GB or 256 GB expandable via microSD card|
|Cameras||Double 12 and 5 megapixel camera with Artificial Intelligence that detects 206 scenarios, 20 megapixel front|
|Battery||4,000 mAh with QuickCharge 3.0|
|Others||3.5 mm jack, infrared facial unlocking|
|Colors||Blue, red, black, Kevlar finish|
Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite
It arrived without making too much noise, but in a short time it has become one of the best options within the catalog of the Chinese brand. For 249 euros, there are few phones as beautiful as this Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite , with a glass body and degraded tones. Oh, and do not be fooled by the surname “Lite”, this terminal has a Snapdragon 660 processor with 8 Kryo cores, and it is possible to find it with up to 6 GB of RAM .
|Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite|
|Dimensions||154.9 x 74.8 x 7.6 mm|
|screen||6.26 inches, IPS technology and FHD + resolution, 2248 x 1080 pixels.|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 660|
|RAM||4 and 6 GB|
|OS||Android Oreo 8.1 based on MIUI 10|
|Storage||64 or 128 GB|
|Cameras||Main 12 + 5 megapixels with AI, aperture f / 1.9, front 24 megapixels|
Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro
A step below the Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite is the Redmi Note 6 Pro, another great alternative to give this Christmas to those looking for a large phone, with huge battery and quite capable in the photographic terrain.
It may not be as beautiful as the rest of the brand’s terminals, but it is certainly one of the most balanced options that exist today in the Xiaomi catalog, and most importantly, one of the affordable ones.
|specs||Xiaomi Redmi Note 6|
|Dimensions and weight||76.3 x 157.9 x 8.2 mm. 176 grams|
|Manufacturing||Aluminum and plastic|
|screen||6.26 inch IPS LCD|
|Resolution and density||Full HD + (2246 x 1080 pixels) 398 ppi. 19: 9|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 636|
|RAM||4 GB LPDDR4|
|OS||Android 8.0 Oreo under MIUI 10|
|Storage||64 GB + microSD up to 256 GB|
|Cameras||Rear double camera of 12 MP f / 1.9 and 5 MP f / 2.0 Front double camera of 20 MP and 2 MP|
|Battery||4,000 mAh with fast charge|
|Others||Rear fingerprint reader, facial recognition|
|Colors||Black, blue, pink|
Xiaomi Mi A2
Another famous model that needs no introduction is the Xiaomi Mi A2. If you are thinking of giving a new mobile to a “pure” Android lover , this may be the best choice thanks to Android One, which ensures that the terminal will remain updated for the next two years.
Leaving aside its software, we are facing a most complete phone, with the same Snapdragon 660 processor of the Mi 8 Lite, and up to 6 GB of RAM.
|specs||Xiaomi Mi A2|
|Dimensions||158.7 x 75.4 x 7.3 mm 168 grams|
|screen||5.99-inch IPS LCD with Gorilla Glass 5 glass|
|Resolution and format||Full HD + (2,160 x 1,080 pixels). 18: 9|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Eight cores (4 Kryo 260 at 2.2 GHz + 4 Kryo 260 at 1.8 GHz) 14nm|
|RAM||4/6 GB LPPDDR4x|
|OS||Android 8.1 Oreo - Android One|
|Cameras||Dual 12MP rear (f / 1.8, 1.25um) + 20MP (f / 1.75, 2.0um) with PDAF. Video up to 4K at 30 fps. Front of 20MP (f / 1.75, 2.0um) with portrait mode IA|
|Battery||3,010 mAh with quick charge Quick Charge 3.0|
|Others||USB Type C, Dual SIM, rear fingerprint reader, microSD slot|
Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite
And if your budget is more tight, the Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite may be one of the best gifts you can make this year . With its modern design, software based on Android One and a gigantic 4,000 mAh battery, the Mi A2 Lite becomes the most recommended model below 150 euros.
|Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite|
|Dimensions||149.3 x 71.68 x 8.75 mm|
|screen||5.84 inches with 18: 9 aspect ratio at Full HD + resolution (2280 × 1080)|
|Pixel density||432 pixels per inch|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 625|
|RAM||3 GB or 4 GB|
|OS||Android 8.1 Oreo - Android One|
|Storage||64 GB expandable via microSD card|
|Cameras||Dual 12 and 5 megapixel rear camera with Artificial Intelligence for scene detection, 5 megapixel front camera. Full HD slow motion at 30 fps and HD at 120 fps|
|Others||Rear fingerprint reader, Dual SIM and simultaneous microSD card|