Check out the specifications of the upcoming Redmi Note 8 smartphone series, it is going to be launched at and when it is going to be available in India.
Update: Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro Launched in China on 29th August. Official Specs mentioned below.
With just a few days left for the launch of Redmi Note 8 smartphone, we are here covering all the speculations, leaks, official announcements revolving around the upcoming Redmi Note 8 Series, so that you know no everything you want to know.
The launch date of Redmi Note 8 Pro
The Smartphone is going to be launched on 29th August in China. Redmi Note 8 Pro would be launched alongside the Redmi Note 8.
The Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro Specifications we know so far
Xioami has recently released few official renders of the Redmi Note 8. And looking actor photos, it seems that others smartphone has got Quad camera setup at the back, along with fingerprint sensor.
It is also
speculated confirmed that the smartphone would be having 64 MP camera among the quad-camera setup, The other three cameras are, Telephoto lens, Ultra-wide lens.
The 4th one could be the tetra cell sensor which produces 16MP images with 4-to-1 pixel binning (?) creating a 64 MB image.
The smartphone would also be having 25x zoom capability
The Redmi Note 8 Pro smartphone is powered by MediaTek Helio G90T chipset, which is built on 12nm FinFET note design.
The chipset has Octa-Core processor with two cores having cortex A76 at 2.05 GHz and 6 Cortex A55 cores clocked at 2 GHz.
It is also informed that the smartphone would be having if 4500 mAh of battery, which will make it a little on the heavier side since it is also a 6.3-inch Plus size smartphone.
Note 8 would also be sharing the same design and almost similar specifications with the Redmi Note 8 Pro apart from the processor which is said to be Snapdragon 665.
The 64 MP camera with only be available on the redmi note 8 Pro why the redmi note 8 will come with a 48 MP primary camera, which would be one of the four cameras in the quad-camera setup.
The Redmi Note 8 would also be the first smartphone under Rs 10,000 to come with a quad-camera setup.
Redmi Note 8 Official Specs
6.23inch Full HD+ display (1080 X 2340) / 90% Screent to Body Ratio.
Quad Camera 48MP + 8MP Ultra Wide Mode 120-degree, 2CM Macro Lens ‘Portrait Mode. 13MP Front Camera
Snapdragon 665 processor
Miui 10 based on Android Q
Battery: 4000mAh with 18W charging support.
Price & Availability
Talking about the price, the next Redmi Note takes place of the older one, and it happens every six months or so.
This is going to be the case for Redmi Note 8 series as well. We can expect the base variant of Redmi Note 8 to be priced at Rs 9999 while the Redmi Note 8 Pro can be at priced at Rs 13999.
Interestingly, Xiaomi has just launched the 3rd generation of their Mi A series smartphone, the Mi A, which is a really nice Android One powered smartphone priced at Rs 12999/-.
Regarding the availability of Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro, the 29th August launch will happen in China, and it might take a month or two for the smartphone to reach India.
Redmi Note 8 Official Pricing
4GB/ 64GB 999 Yuan
6GB/ 64GB 1199 Yuan
6GB/ 128GB 1399 Yuan
Redmi Note 8 Pro Official Pricing
6GB/64GB 1399 Yuan
6GB/128GB 1599 Yuan
8GB/128GB 1799 Yuan
We can expect it to be launched in India by the end of September or early October.
If you are looking to buy a smartphone, you may consider Realme 5 Pro, Mi A3 or the Motorola One Action, which have just launched in India.