Apple iPhone XS vs Xiaomi Mi 8

General

Apple iPhone XS
Xiaomi Mi 8
Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Announced 2018, September 2018, May
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, September 21st Available. Released 2018, June
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
CDMA 800 / 1900
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 14(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 29(700), 30(2300), 32(1500), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 46, 66(1700/2100), 71(600) LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 20(800), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
SIM Nano-SIM and e-SIM
- IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 2m for 30 mins)
- Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)
Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Body

Apple iPhone XS
Xiaomi Mi 8
Dimensions 143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm (5.65 x 2.79 x 0.30 in) 154.9 x 74.8 x 7.6 mm (6.10 x 2.94 x 0.30 in)
Weight 177 g (6.24 oz) 175 g (6.17 oz)

Display

Apple iPhone XS
Xiaomi Mi 8
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.8 inches, 84.4 cm2 (~82.9% screen-to-body ratio), 1125 x 2436 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~458 ppi density) 6.21 inches, 97.1 cm2 (~83.8% screen-to-body ratio), 1080 x 2248 pixels (~402 ppi density)
Multitouch Yes Yes
Protection Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating
- Dolby Vision/HDR10 compliant
- Wide color gamut display
- 3D Touch display
- True-tone display
- 120 Hz touch-sensing
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
- HDR10 display
- DCI-P3
- MIUI 9.5

Sound

Apple iPhone XS
Xiaomi Mi 8
Alert Types Vibration, proprietary ringtones Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers Yes
3.5mm Jack No
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
No
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- Type-C to 3.5 mm headphone jack adapter

Memory

Apple iPhone XS
Xiaomi Mi 8
Card Slot No No
Internal 64/256/512 GB, 4 GB RAM 64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM
Phonebook Practically Unlimited
Call Records Practically Unlimited

Data

Apple iPhone XS
Xiaomi Mi 8
GPRS Yes Yes
EDGE Yes Yes
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
NFC Yes Yes
Infrared Port No
USB 2.0, proprietary reversible connector Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Camera

Apple iPhone XS
Xiaomi Mi 8
Primary Dual: 12 MP, f/1.8, 28mm, 1.4µm, OIS, PDAF and 12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm, 1.0µm, OIS, PDAF, 2x optical zoom Dual: 12 MP (f/1.8, 1/2.55", 1.4µm, 4-axis OIS, dual-pixel PDAF) + 12 MP (f/2.4, 1/3.4", 1.0µm), 2x optical zoom, dual pixel phase detection autofocus, dual-LED flash
Features Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama) Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Video [email protected]/30/60fps, [email protected]/60/120/240fps, HDR, stereo sound rec. [email protected], [email protected]/240fps
Secondary 7 MP, f/2.2, 32mm 20 MP (f/2.0, 0.9µm), 1080p

Features

Apple iPhone XS
Xiaomi Mi 8
OS iOS 12 Android 8.1 (Oreo)
Chipset Apple A12 Bionic Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845
CPU Hexa-core Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 385 Silver)
GPU Apple GPU (4-core graphics) Adreno 630
Sensors Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer Infrared face recognition, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass
Messaging iMessage, SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML5 (Safari) HTML5
Radio No No
Clock Yes, Digital Clock
Alarm Yes
Games Yes; Downloadable from Play store
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS Yes, with dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
Java No
Colors Space Gray, Silver, Gold Black, Blue, White, Gold
- Fast battery charging: 50% in 30 min
- Qi wireless charging
- Siri natural language commands and dictation
- iCloud cloud service
- MP3/WAV/AAX+/AIFF/Apple Lossless player
- MP4/H.265 player
- Audio/video/photo editor
- Document editor
- Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 4.0+)
- MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.265 player
- MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document viewer

Battery

Apple iPhone XS
Xiaomi Mi 8
Non-removable Li-Ion battery Non-removable Li-Po 3400 mAh battery

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