Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro Powered By MediaTek GT 90T, 6 GB RAM Launched

Top features and Specs for Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 PRO

  1. 64-megapixel primary camera 
  2. Quad camera setup at the back
  3. 18 watts super-fast charger
  4. Superb gaming performance
  5. 4500 mAH capacity battery
  6. MediaTek Helio G90T Processor

Price and Availability of Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro is launched in October and is available for purchase from mi.com or Flipkart.

Also, the first sale of Note 8 Pro in China saw 300,000 units sold in a frenzy.  Undoubtedly, the Redmi Note 8 Pro is going to be in high demand in India.

The Note 8 Pro comes in 3 storage and ram variants. The price for Redmi Note 8 Pro starts at Rs. 14,999 for the 6 GB Ram and 64 GB storage.

The 6 GB Ram and 128 GB storage version costs Rs. 15,999 and the 8 GB Ram and 128 GB storage version is available for Rs. 17,999.

Xiaomi has also launched the Redmi Note 8 in India and is already available for purchase.

Key Specs and Details for Redmi Note 8


The significant upgrade for the Note 8 is the insanely fast processor apart from the presence of Quad-Cameras.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 PRO comes with MediaTek Helio G90T, Octa-Core processor which is faster than the Snapdragon 675 used in the current Gen Redmi Note 7 Pro.

Performance – MediaTek G90T

MediaTek recently showcased two new processors – Helio G90 and Helio G90T. Both the processors are capable of running games like Fortnite and PUBG at high settings.

The G90T used in the Note 8 Pro comes with a maximum clock speed of 2.05 GHz and has the Arm Mali-G76 3EEMC4 GPU with 800 MHz clock speed.

Display and Design

The Note 8 Pro has a glass back design along with a waterdrop notch. The screen is slightly larger, 6.53 inches in comparison to the 6.39 inch on the Redmi Note 8.

There is a Full HD+ (2340*1080 pixels) IPS LCD display that comes with 19.5:9 aspect ration and corning gorilla glass 5 protection.

Notably, the phone is a bit bulky (199 grams) and bigger to accommodate 12% more battery than the Note 8.


It is the first mobile from the brand that comes with Quad-Camera setup and even has the 64 Megapixel lens. Further, the 64 MP lens has an f/1.8 aperture and 0.8-micron pixel size.

The secondary ultra-wide-angle camera comes with an 8 Megapixel lens and can shoot fantastic wide-angle images. Furthermore, we have a 2 MP depth camera and a 2 MP macro lens.

The addition of 4 cameras seems more like a gimmick as there is very little we can achieve with these 2 MP lenses.

 The Xiaomi phone has a primary camera with a 64-megapixel sensor which offers 38% more pixels than the 48 MP Redmi Note 7 Pro.

The camera can record 4K videos at 30 FPS and even comes with EIS support.

You can click detailed selfies using the Note 8 Pro’s 20 Megapixel front camera.

Software, Battery, and Connectivity

The Note 8 Pro comes with the Android 9.0 Pie update and runs on the MIUI 10. It will be interesting to see if Xiaomi disable the ads as they have done with the Redmi K20.

The battery capacity on the Note 8 Pro is bumped to 4500 mAH from 4000 maH on the Note 7 Pro. Additionally, Xiaomi is also offering 18 Watts fast charger along with the Note 8 Pro to ensure it charges fast.

There is 4G VOLTE Dual sim support, and you can even add a micro-sd card to expand the storage.

Similar to the Note 8, it comes with USB Type C port, 3.5 mm headphone jack, Bluetooth 5.0, and the IR blaster.

Should You Buy the Redmi Note 8 PRO?

undoubtedly, it is a powerhouse with dope cameras and that too at an affordable price. Also, Xiaomi is not compromising with anything in this phone, and it is hard to find faults with the Note 8 Pro considering the price.

Go ahead … get one for yourself or your friends.

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