Xiaomi Mi Play


Xiaomi Mi Play
Xiaomi Mi Play (Mi Series)
Graphics adapter
4096 MB 
5.84 inch 19:9, 2280 x 1080 pixel 432 PPI, Capacitive, IPS, glossy: yes
64 GB eMMC Flash, 64 GB 
Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: microSD (SIM 2 slot), Sensors: Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, fingerprint, microUSB
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.2, GSM, CDMA, UMTS, LTE, Dual SIM, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 7.8 x 147.8 x 71.9 ( = 0.31 x 5.82 x 2.83 in)
3000 mAh Lithium-Ion
Operating System
Android 9.0 Pie
Primary Camera: 12 MPix Dual, f/2.2, 1.25 μm
Secondary Camera: 8 MPix
Additional features
Keyboard: Virtual
150 g ( = 5.29 oz / 0.33 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
200 Euro



Average Score: 82% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 4 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 80%, features: - %, display: 90% mobility: 70%, workmanship: 80%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Xiaomi Mi Play

Xiaomi Mi Play Review: Design, Hardware, Features, And Camera (Coupon Inside)
Source: Igeekphone English
The Xiaomi Mi Play does not fight the price/performance ratio but attracts users through additional selling points. It is still innovative, but if it is heavy use of mobile phones or game players, it is still necessary to consider carefully. At present, most of the Xiaomi Mi Play on the market are used as spare machines or as old-age machines. If you don’t use Xiaomi Play as a daily heavy-duty model, you can still start. Right now you can buy it from Geekbuying at 199.99usd for 4GB 64GB version with coupon code: ELCKWJOI
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/29/2018

Foreign Reviews

82% Xiaomi Mi Play
Source: German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/21/2019
Rating: Total score: 82% performance: 80% display: 90% mobility: 70% workmanship: 80%
Test du Xiaomi Mi Play : le smartphone aux 10 Gigas
Source: Top for Phone French FR→EN
Positive: Beautiful design; great built quality; nice display; good autonomy. Negative: No B20; unsupported French language.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/02/2019
Trên tay Xiaomi Mi Play: thiết kế ấn tượng, mạnh mẽ, giá rẻ bất ngờ
Source: FPT shop VN→EN
Positive: Impressive design; powerful hardware; good price.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 12/26/2018


Imagination PowerVR GE8320: Integrated graphics card for mid-range ARM SoCs. Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
unknown: » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

This display is quite big for a smartphone but frequently used for smartphones.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.  

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
0.15 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.


Xiaomi Tech was founded as a Chinese smartphone producer in 2010 and soon reached high market shares in its home market. Although Xiaomi is not one of the Top 5 smartphone manufacturers worldwide in 2016, it is nevertheless one of the big global players in this market segment.

Since 2015 there are many reviews. The ratings have been above average since 2016.

82%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.
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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2019-02-16)