As teased last week, Redmi 8 smartphone was officially launched by Xiaomi/Redmi India today. Redmi is one of the latest addition to the entry-level smartphone series from Xiaomi. The new lineup features dual cameras, huge battery, dot notch display and more features.
In addition to Redmi 8, Xiaomi India confirmed that Redmi Note 8 and Remi Note 8 Pro launch date.
Redmi 8 Design:
Redmi 8 comes up with a new Aura Mirror Design and will be available in three different colors like Sapphire Blue, Ruby Red and Onyx Black. It comes with a 6.22 inch Dot Notch Display with HD+ resolution screen along with 2.5D glass and rounded display corners. Towards the right side, we have the Volume buttons and power buttons. On the back, we have dual rear cameras placed vertically with flash. Below to the camera, we have the fingerprint sensor. On the right side we have the SIM/microSD card slot, yes we have a dedicated microSD slot.
Redmi 8 Specifications:
- Dimensions: 156.48 mm (H) x 75.41 mm (W) x 9.4 mm (T)
- Display: 15.8cm (6.22) HD+ Dot Notch Display (1520*720) with Corning Gorilla Glass 5
- Processor: Snapdragon 439
- GPU: Adreno 505
- Battery: 5000 mAh Non-removable Battery Fast Charging Support: Max: 18W Fast Charging supported Charging Port: USB Type-C
- Camera: Rear Camera – 12 MP + 2 MP with Flash (Sony IMX363 Sensor), Front Camera – 8MP Video Supported: 1080p at 30 fps and 720 30 fps Face Unlock: AI Face Unlock Finger Print Sensor: Yes
- SIM: Dual SIM 4G (both SIM slots supports 4G VoLTE simultaneously)
- Connectivity: Bluetooth v4.2. WiFi 802.11b/g/n, WiFi Direct
- Navigation: GPS/AGPS, GLONASS, BeiDou
- Sensors: Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, E Compass, Accelerometer
- Storage: 64 GB and MicroSD supports up to 512GB
- FM: Wireless FM Radio
- RAM: 4 GB
- Weight: 188 grams
What’s in the box:
- Redmi 8
- Protective Cover
- 5V/2A Charger
- Charging Cable
- SIM eject tool
- Warranty card
- User guide
Price and Availability:
The Redmi 8 (4GB+64GB) variant is priced at Rs.7,999 in India and will be available from 12th October 12:01 AM hours in Mi official Website and Flipkart.