Redmi Note 8 Pro and the Redmi Note 8 will go on sale on October 25 via Amazon, Mi.com, and Mi Home stores. The key features on both Redmi Note 8 Pro include a 64-megapixel main camera and a 4,500mAh battery with 18W fast charging support. The Redmi Note 8, on the other hand, carries a 48-megapixel primary camera and a smaller 4,000mAh battery.
Redmi Note 8 Pro & Redmi Note 8: Price, Sale Offers
The price for the 6GB + 64GB variant of Redmi Note 8 Pro in India has been set at Rs 14,999 while its 6GB + 128GB variant costs Rs 15,999. The 8GB + 128GB model of Redmi Note 8 Pro is priced at Rs 17,999. The smartphone comes in Gamma Green, Halo White, and Shadow Black colour options.
On the other hand, Redmi Note 8 starts at Rs 9,999 for the 4GB + 64GB variant while its high-end 6GB + 128GB version is priced at Rs 12,999. The smartphone comes in Moonlight White, Neptune Blue, and Space Black colours.
Redmi Note 8 Pro and Redmi Note 8 will go on sale starting at 12pm (noon) via Amazon.in, Mi. com, and Mi Home stores on October 25 across the country.
As far as the sale offers on the two Redmi phones are concerned, Airtel subscribers can avail double data benefits on the Rs 249 and Rs 349 prepaid plans for a duration of 10 months. Also, 10 per cent instant discount for Axis Bank debit and credit cards is also on the table.
Redmi Note 8 Pro & Redmi Note 8: Specifications
Redmi Note 8 Pro
Redmi Note 8 Pro sports a 6.53-inch full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) screen with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, waterdrop-style notch and Gorilla Glass 5 on both front and back. The dual-SIM (Nano) Redmi Note 8 Pro runs on MIUI 10, based on Android 9 Pie.
The smartphone is powered by Helio G90T SoC, paired with up to 8GB of RAM. The phone comes with liquid cooling support for the enhanced gaming experience. There are also features such as the Game Turbo 2.0 mode to please mobile gamers.
On the imaging front, Redmi Note 8 Pro sports four cameras the back. It is the first smartphone to have a 64-megapixel main camera. The primary sensor is joined by the 8-megapixel wide-angle shooter and two 2-megapixel cameras. On the front, the smartphone houses 20-megapixel selfie camera.
Connectivity options on the phone include Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, IR blaster, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. There are sensors such as an accelerometer, ambient light, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and a magnetometer. The smartphone also comes with an rear-facing fingerprint sensor.
Redmi Note 8 Pro packs a 4,500mAh battery with support of 18W fast charging. The phone measures 161.7x76.4x8.81mm and weigh 200 grams.
Redmi Note 8
Redmi Note 8 features a 6.39-inch full-HD+ (1080x2280 pixels) display. It runs Android Pie with MIUI 10 on top. The smartphone is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor paired with up to 6GB of RAM.
As far as the optics are concerned, Redmi Note 8 comes equipped with a 48-megapixel primary camera, assisted by an 8-megapixel wide-angle snapper, and a pair of 2-megapixel sensors for depth-sensing and capturing macro photos.
The phone packs 128GB of internal storage with scope for expansion up to 512GB via a dedicated microSD card slot. It has a 4,000mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging.