After waiting for months Xiaomi finally brings Redmi Note 8 Pro today in India. Redmi Note 8 Pro is technically the first phone to feature 64MP camera at the rear globally but Realme Steals the show by bringing it first to India with Realme XT. Other than the camera Note 8 Pro brings Alexa integration built-in out of the box which makes it the first device to do it in India. Now, before we move forward, let’s take a deeper look at the specs list
Redmi Note 8 Pro Specs and Features
|Display||6.53-inch Full-HD+ LTPS LCD display|
|Processor||Mediatek Helio G90T, Mali G76 GPU|
|Camera||Quad Camera 64MP+8MP+2MP+2MP and 20MP Selfie|
|Battery||4500mAh with 18W Fast Charging Support|
|Ram and Storage||6GB/64GB, 6GB/128GB and 8GB/128GB|
|Os||MIUI 10 on top of Android 10|
Beginning with the design, Redmi has conveyed forward the all-glass build from Redmi Note 7 Pro over to its successor. It has a 3D curved glass on the back, which feels quite great in the hand. The company continues to use Aura Design Philosophy and gives Gorilla Glass 5 Protection, both on the front and back.
It brings along the powerful gaming-centric MediaTek Helio G90T chipset, which is an octa-core processor clocked at 2.05GHz. In terms of GPU, it houses ARM Mali G76 MC4 800MHz which can run PUBG and COD smoothly on the highest setting at 60FPS. Note 8 Pro is the first device in this price range to get liquid cooling technology which keeps the device cooler while playing games.
It comes with a 4500mAh battery to powerhouse the device with 18-watt fast charging support and 18W charger included in the box. It also comes with IP52 Rating and P2i coating to safeguard the device from dust and splash of water.
The devices also come with a 2+1 dedicated sim slot, which exclusive to India.
Redmi Note 8 Pro’s Camera
In terms of camera Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro houses a quad-camera setup featuring 64MP primary camera which uses the large Samsung GW1 sensor (1/1.72″) with a bright f/1.8 aperture and 0.8µm pixels, Second one is 8MP Wide-Angle Camera with 120° field of view, following 2MP Macro sensor under the flash and the fourth one 2MP depth sensor. Up in the front, it comes with a 20MP AI selfie camera.
Alexa Integration | The Smarter Assistant
The Redmi Note 8 Pro integrated with Alexa built-in which makes it the first phone in India to come out of the box. Alexa can do a task like playing your favorite song from Amazon Music, compile your shopping list, connect to your Fire TV device and also control your smart devices that come with IR blaster.
Price and Availability
Redmi Note 8 Pro will come with a price tag of Rs.14,999 for 6GB of RAM and 64GB storage which is the base variant. You will be charged Rs.15,999 for the 6GB+128GB Variant and the top variant which is 8GB+128GB will retail at Rs.17,999 in India.
Redmi Note 8 Pro will be available in 3 colors namely Gamma Green, Halo White, and Shadow Black. It will go on sale starting from October 21 on Amazon India and Xiaomi’s official online store.