Xiaomi‘s sub-brand Redmi launched its latest smartphone under the Redmi Note series- Redmi Note 8 Pro in India. The main highlight is that it is the world’s first smartphone to be powered by the latest MediaTek Helio G90T SoC and first among the price range to feature liquid cooling.
Redmi Note 8 Pro: A Realme XT Contendor!
The Redmi Note 8 Pro packs in a 6.53-inch Full HD+ LCD screen with HDR support with a 91.4% screen-to-body ratio and has TÜV Rheinland eye protection certification, powered by MediaTek Helio G90T SoC along with liquid cooling that will reduce the temperature of the phone by 4 to 6 degrees.
Coming to the cameras, the phone sports a 64-megapixel primary rear camera with 1/1.7″ Samsung GW1 Sensor with ISOCELL Plus technology. It has an 8-megapixel 120° ultra-wide-angle lens, 2-megapixel depth sensor and a 2-megapixel sensor for 2cm macro shots. At the front, it has a 20-megapixel.
The Redmi Note 8 Pro features a 3D glass back curved on the four sides with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Protection and has a splash-resistant body with IP52 ratings. It has a WiFi X antenna for more stable connectivity when gaming. It runs on Android Pie and all these backed by a 4500mAh battery with support for MediaTek Pump Express 18W fast charging.
Redmi Note 8 Pro Specifications
- 6.53-inch (2340×1080 pixels) Full HD+ display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
- Octa-Core MediaTek Helio G90T 12nm processor (Dual 2.05GHz A76 + Hexa 2GHz A55 CPUs)
- 800MHz Mali-G76 3EEMC4 GPU
- 6GB LPPDDR4x, 6GB / 8GB LPPDDR4x RAM
- 64GB (UFS 2.1), 128GB (UFS 2.1) storage + expandable via microSD (up to 256GB)
- 64MP rear camera with 1/1.72″ Samsung GW1 sensor, 0.8μm pixel size, f/1.8 aperture, LED flash, EIS, 8MP 120° ultra-wide-angle lens with 1.12μm pixel size, 2MP depth sensor and 2MP camera for 2cm macro with 1.75μm pixel size, f/2.4 aperture
- 20MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture
- Android 9.0 (Pie) with MIUI 10, upgradable to MIUI 11
- 4500mAh battery with 18W fast charging
- Fingerprint sensor, IR sensor, Built-in Alexa with a dual wake word
- Splash resistant (IP52), 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
- Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
- Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
- Dimensions: 161.37×76.4×8.79mm; Weight: 199.8g
The Redmi Note 8 Pro comes in Gamma Green, Halo White, and Shadow Black colors. It will be available from Amazon.in and mi.com starting from October 21st, and is priced;
- 6GB RAM with 64GB storage – Rs. 14,999
- 6GB RAM with 128GB storage – Rs. 15,999
- 8GB RAM with 128GB storage – Rs. 17,999