Redmi Note 8 officially presented: a review

Xiaomi held a presentation for the first time on its new campus, during which the new Redmi was presented

Note 8.At the beginning of the conference, Xiaomi reminded us that the Redmi Note 8 line had received more than 2 million reservations even before its official launch. During the event, the company presented several new products, including a TV and a laptop, but the first was the release of Redmi Note 8.

Review Redmi Note 8

Redmi Note 8 uses a 6.3-inchfull-screen display with a resolution of 2340 x 1080. Compared to Redmi Note 7, the screen ratio has increased from 86% to 90%. Redmi Note 8 also comes with a narrower chin. In addition, this smartphone is equipped with a fifth-generation 2.5D Corning Gorilla double glass. This means that the glass front and rear is highly resistant to physical damage, scratches. In addition, this smartphone has splash protection. Redmi Note 8 will be available in three colors: black, white, blue.


The new product has a four-camera system on the back.The main sensor is a 48-megapixel camera and is supported by 8-megapixel super wide-angle, 2-megapixel DoF and 2-megapixel super macro sensors. As for the front camera, you have a 13 MP selfie shooter at your disposal with support for AI beauty modes.


In terms of hardware, Note 8uses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 6655 processor. This chip is an updated version of the AI ​​Snapdragon 660. Also inside is a pretty decent 4000 mAh battery in terms of capacity, which supports 18 W fast charging, which already comes in the box.

Other characteristics

There are other interesting features of Redmi Note 8. Although many smartphones have already gotten rid of the 3.5mm headphone jack, Redmi Note 8 retains this feature. In addition, it comes with USB Type-C, and the headphone uses the powerful 0810 receiver for the first time. This provides 40% more volume.

The speakers have also been redesigned to improvevolume and quality of tri-band sound with an increase in external low frequency by 60%. The speaker includes dual-layer Nano Mesh dust-proof technology for the first time.


In terms of cost, Redmi Note 8 will be available in three versions.

Redmi Note 8 (4GB + 64GB)  — 999 yuan (140 US dollars)

Redmi Note 8 (6 GB + 64 GB) — 1199 yuan (168 US dollars)

Redmi Note 8 (6 GB + 128 GB) — 1399 yuan (196 US dollars).