Xiaomi Redmi 8 launched: Key specs, price in India, sale date and everything else

first_imgThe Redmi 8 is official in India. The Redmi 8 is the successor to the Redmi 7 that launched in India earlier this year alongside the Redmi 7A. The Redmi 8 comes with gradient design and includes fingerprint sensor on the back panel. The Redmi 8 comes with a Dot drop notch that includes the selfie camera. On paper the Redmi 8 is almost similar to the Redmi 8A accept from some changes here and there.As far as the specs are concerned the Redmi 8 isn’t a big upgrade over the Redmi 8A. The Redmi 8 comes with a fingerprint sensor on the back panel that doesn’t exist on the Redmi 8A. The Redmi 8 also comes with face unlock support. The Redmi 8 comes in three colour variants — Sapphire Blue, Onyx Black and Ruby Red.Redmi 8 specs:Display: The Redmi 8 comes with a 6.22-inch HD+ IPS display.Processor: The Redmi 8 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 processor.RAM: 3GB RAM and 4GB RAMStorage: 32GB and 64GB storageBack camera: On the rear panel the Redmi 8 includes two cameras. The primary camera uses a 12MP Sony IMMX363 sensor while the secondary camera includes a 2MP depth sensor.Front camera: For selfies the Redmi 8 equips an 8MP camera sensor.Battery: The Redmi 8 comes with a massive 5000mAh battery with 18W fast charging support.Software: The Redmi 8 runs MIUI 10 based on Android 9 Pie.Redmi 8 key features–The Redmi 8 comes with a unique design. The phone comes with a gradient finish. The back panel is made of plastic.–On the front the Redmi 8 includes Gorilla Glass 5 protection which is great for a phone under Rs 8,000 price segment.advertisement–One of the key highlights of the Redmi 8 is its battery. The phone includes a 5000mAh battery. The same battery is used inside the Redmi 8A.–Similar to the Redmi 8A the Redmi 8 also comes with 18W fast charging support.–Similar to the Redmi 7 the Redmi 8 also comes with Dot drop notch.–The Redmi 8 comes in two colours Sapphire Blue and Ruby Red colours.–Compared to the Redmi 7 the Redmi 8 sports a bigger display.–The Redmi 8 includes a fingerprint sensor on the back panel.–The phone also includes face unlock support.–The bezels of the Redmi 8 are slim resulting in higher screen to body ratio and better viewing experience.–The Redmi 8 comes with USB Type C support and there also 3.5mm headphone jack.–The Redmi 8 comes with P2i nano coating which makes the phone water resistant.Redmi 8 price and availabilityThe Redmi 8 is launched in India with price starting at Rs 7,999. This price is for the base model of the Redmi 8 that comes with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage. The top-end model 4GB + 64GB Redmi 8 variant is priced at Rs 8,999. As a part of special offer, Xiaomi will be selling the first 5 million units of the Redmi 8 4GB + 64GB variant at Rs 7,999.The Redmi 8 will go on sale for the first time in India on October 12 at 12am on Mi.com, Mi Home and Flipkart.ALSO READ | Redmi Note 8 Pro India launch set for October 16, will bring 64MP quad cameralast_img

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