In the modern era of today, many consumers across the globe wish to buy a mobile phone which is loaded with innovative features and specs. Most importantly, wants to own a smartphone which make their overall fashion appeal look more attractive. This is the reason why consumers wishes to buy new flagship mobile phones of known mobile phone manufacturers as they are assured that those phones are equipped with innovative features and specs. Here in this blog, I will be discussing about the two known flagship mobile phones of Apple and Xiaomi which are Xiaomi Mi 8 and Apple iPhone X, which will help you know which is the best mobile you should buy in 2018?
Both the well-known mobile phones of known smartphone manufacturers feature a premium build quality and design language which is made by keeping in mind the latest demands and needs of the consumers. Xiaomi Mi 8 features a Super AMOLED 6.21-inch capacitive touchscreen which comes with 1080x2248pixels screen resolution. The screen is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 which prevents its screen from accidental breakage. On the other hand, Apple iPhone X features Super AMOLED 5.8-inch capacitive touchscreen with 1125×2436 screen resolution. This screen features an aspect ratio of 19:5:9 with 458ppi pixel per inch. The screen features scratch resistant glass and is protected by oleophobic coating. Moreover, it features 3D touch display, true tone displays and wide color gamut display. Here you can clearly see Xiaomi Mi 8 beats its rival iPhone X in terms of screen size.
Under the hood of Xiaomi Mi 8 features Qualcomm SDM845 2.8GHz Octa-core processor which is coupled with 6/8GB RAM. The phone is available in three different internal storage options which include 64/128/256GB. The users cannot expand the internal storage as there is no card slot. The 128GB and 256GB internal storage variants of this phone comes with 6/8GB RAM. Its graphics is handled by Adreno 630 GPU, which makes the graphics on almost everything appealing for its users. Under the hood of Apple iPhone X, you get to see 2.39GHz Hexa-core Apple A11 Bionic processor which is coupled with 3GB RAM. The phone graphics is handled by Apple three-core GPU. The internal storage options which are available in this phone include 64/256GB with no card slot option for storage expansion.
When we talk about cameras, Xiaomi Mi 8 features a dual 12+12MP rear camera with OIS, dual pixel PDAF, autofocus and dual-led flash, whereas at the front you get to see 20MP front selfie shooter. The rear camera could record videos in 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/120/240fps, whereas the front can record videos in 1080p@30fps. Apple iPhone X cameras are also impressive as it features a dual 12+12MP rear camera with OIS, PDAF, autofocus and Quad-led dual tone flash, whereas at front you get to see 7MP front selfie shooter. The rear camera has the capability to record videos in 2160p@24/30/60fps and 1080p@30/60/120/240fps. The front camera could record videos in 1080p@30fps.
The operating system on both the phones are different as Xiaomi comes with an Android operating system latest version Oreo v8.1 while Apple iPhone X comes with iOS 11 operating system which the user can also upgrade to iOS 12.
When we talk about batteries, Xiaomi Mi 8 is powered with non-removable 3400mAH Li-Po battery, which gives this phone a standby time of 12-16hrs depending on the usage of the users. Apple iPhone X is powered with 2716mAH non-removable Li-Ion battery, which gives it a standby time of 12hrs depending on the usage of the users.
The other features which are seen in both the phones include Wi-Fi, 3G/4G, GPS, NFC, Bluetooth v5.0 and USB v2.0. Xiaomi Mi 8 is a dual SIM mobile phone which support NANO SIM in both slots.
The other features which are available in Xiaomi Mi 8 include infrared face recognition, accelerometer, gyro, compass, rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and barometer. On the other hand other features which are seen in Apple iPhone X include barometer, proximity, compass, gyro, accelerometer and Face ID.
Xiaomi Mi 8 is available in four appealing colors which include Gold, Black, White and Blue. Apple iPhone X price in Pakistan is 123K PKR and available in two appealing colors which include Silver and Space Grey.
At the end I would like to say that if you want to buy a best Android phone in 2018 then without any doubt go for Xiaomi MI 8. If you are a fond Apple user, you should go for the latest Apple iPhone X. Moreover, the decision is up to you as you have to check your financial budget first to buy any of these two best 2018 mobile phones.
Darafshan Mufti is a professional and well-experienced software engineer, blogger, writer and SEO expert who has the capability to write articles and blogs on technology, lifestyle, and business.
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