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ZTE nubia Red Magic 8 Pro
ZTE nubia Red Magic 8 Pro
ZTE nubia Red Magic 8 Pro

Informr score
The ZTE nubia Red Magic 8 Pro currently has an Informr score of 8.1 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 13 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
3.2 GHz
3.2 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
50+ MP, f/1.8
50+ MP, f/1.8
6000 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...

Make Use Of
Make Use Of

The Redmagic 8 Pro delivers excellent gaming performance, around 30% more than the previous generation. While this is a significant number, it's not enough to outright recommend an upgrade if your current gaming phone is just a year old. The new design language and rectangular slab aesthetic is cert...

- Jowi Morales, Make Use Of
Android Central
Android Central

RedMagic left no stone unturned with its latest gaming phone. The RedMagic 8 Pro comes in an attractive rectangular body with seriously impressive hardware under the hood. The unmarred display has no notch and the speakers are incredible. Games run as smoothly as imaginable, but the UI isn't as snap...

- Namerah Saud Fatmi, Android Central
Expert Reviews
Expert Reviews

In a smartphone market where most manufacturers seem content to coast, Nubia and its gaming sub-brand have dared to push things forward. Not only is the Redmagic 8 Pro another great phone for gamers, with significant improvements to power and battery life, it’s also a much better phone to use day to...

- Jon Mundy, Expert Reviews

The Nubia RedMagic 8 Pro is a real gaming smartphone, which also underlines this in terms of design and integrated RGB lighting. The fan puts the icing on the cake and proves to be very effective in the test, but unfortunately also quite loud. The additional sensor keys on the long side are also a r...

- Daniel Schmidt, Notebookcheck
Android Police
Android Police

For its price, the Redmagic 8 Pro offers unbeatable gaming performance. The Matte version, which starts at $649, is a phenomenal price for what you receive, but this low price comes with caveats. While many issues have been fixed with this iteration of Redmagic OS, the software experience still need...

- Jon Gilbert, Android Police

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Common Questions

ZTE backs up the nubia Red Magic 8 Pro with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your nubia Red Magic 8 Pro has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact ZTE support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find ZTE's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The ZTE nubia Red Magic 8 Pro's screen size is 6.8 inches with 1116 x 2480 pixels resolution.

3.2 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SM8550 Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm) Octa-core 3.2 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 13 operating system (OS).

50+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 50+ MP, f/1.8 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera useful for video chat and self portraits.

256/512 GB

Internal memory is 256/512 GB. No external card slot is available for expansion.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 6000 mAh battery.

nubia Red Magic 8 Pro Specs

Release Date January 16, 2023
Regions Available USA, Canada, United Kingdom
Operating System Android 13

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Processor Qualcomm SM8550 Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm) Octa-core 3.2 GHz
Internal Storage 512 GB
RAM 12/16 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Unknown
TTY/TDD Unknown
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Unknown
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax/6e
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot No
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
50+ Megapixels, f/1.8, Wide
8+ Megapixels, f/2.2, Ultrawide
2+ Megapixels, f/2.4, Macro
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, HDR
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
8K (7680 × 4320 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
16+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology AMOLED
Colors 1 billion
Resolution 1116 x 2480 pixels
Pixel Density 400 pixels
Size 6.8 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, 120Hz refresh rate
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 6000 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Up to 80 W
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage Up to 2800 minutes
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Aluminium
Colors Matte, Void
Dimensions [H x W x D] 16.4 x 7.64 x 0.89 cm (6.5 x 3 x 0.4 in)
Weight 228 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Stereo
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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