Mi India: Redmi Note 8 Series was launched in China in August and after it was launched in India in October. Now the company announced on Monday that the Redmi Note 8 Series crossed 10 million units globally in just 3 months. Xiaomi says it achieved this goal 1 month faster compared to the Redmi Note 7 Series 10 million marks.
Redmi Note 8 Series is the most popular Xiaomi phone in the buyers. Xiaomi on Weibo posted that the company sold 110,000 units every day to achieve 10 million units. Also, post some details about the upcoming k30 Series. Last week Xiaomi launched the new electric blue color variant Redmi Note 8 Pro. Also, Redmi Note 8 offered a purple color. Both the device is in the budget segment.
Redmi Note 8 Pro Price & Specifications
Redmi Note 8 Pro is priced at 14,999 for the 6GB+64GB RAM model. Another version of 6GB+128GB RAM is set for a price of Rs. 15,999. There is a high-end version, that comes with 8GB+128GB RAM and carries a price tag of INR 17,999. Redmi India official tweeted that the phone will be available through Amazon & Mi.com.
Redmi Note 8 Pro is the big brother of Redmi Note 8. It comes with a MediaTek newly launched Helio G90T gaming processor with up to 6GB or 8GB RAM and 64GB or 128GB memory. It has a 6.53-inch full HD+ resolution waterdrop display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 support. The device runs on Android 10 with custom MIUI skin on top.
The smartphone has a quad-camera set up on the back. The primary camera is a 64MP ISOCELL shooter with f/1.9 aperture, the secondary camera is 8-megapixel and two 2-megapixel cameras. For the selfies, there is a 20-megapixel front camera with an f/2.0 aperture. The smartphone packed with a 4500mAh battery for long gaming and supports 18W fast charging.
Except for the 128GB storage the phone also has a dedicated microSD card slot. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB Type-C and 3.5mm headphone jack. Apart from the Electric Blue Color option, there are also other colors like Gamma Green, Halo White, and Shadow Black.
Redmi Note 8 Price & Specifications
Redmi Note 8 is available in 2 color options Crystal Green and Crystal Blue. It is priced at 9,999 for the 4GB+64GB version, and Rs 12,999 for 6GB+128GB version. The phone is available in limited sales on Amazon.in, Mi Home Stores, and Mi.Com.
Redmi Note 8 has the dual-SIM option and a Full HD+ 6.39-inch display that support Corning Gorilla Glass 5. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 chipset with Adreno 610 GPU and up to 4GB and 6GB RAM with 64GB and 128GB onboard storage and further expandable up to 512GB via microSD slot.
It runs on Android 9.0 Pie and loaded with a 4000mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging. In the camera section, the device has four rear cameras on the back. The main primary shooter is a 48MP sensor with f/1.79 aperture, the secondary is 8MP ultra-wide sensor, the third is 2-megapixels macro lens, and the fourth is 2MP depth sensor. For the front Xiaomi has added a 13-megapixel shooter with an f/2.0 lens.