8.1/10
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The Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro currently has an Informr score of 8.1 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 19 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.


Operating system
Android
Processor
2.05 GHz
Screen Size
6.53"
Camera
64+ MP


What the Critics Are Saying...


GSMArena

While we've missed having a flagship instead of the Redmi for some of our photo sessions, and we've been annoyed by the random stutters in the UI from time to time, otherwise it was easy to forget that the phone we were holding was as affordable as this actually is. Really punching above its weight,...

- GSMArena
DxOMark

The Redmi is a budget model that costs only a fraction of the price of a current top-end smartphone. With this mind, it’s fair to say the device does a decent job, and if you’re willing to accept its shortcomings, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro provides a good amount of smartphone camera bang for your...

- Lars Rehm, DxOMark
Ausdroid

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro is available now for $449 from the Xiaomi Mi Store, and it gets a big recommendation from me. If you’re on a budget, it’s one got some of the best hardware in phones of its price range – although if you have a little bit more to spend, I’d pick up a Pixel 3a over it. The...

- Scott Hunt, Ausdroid
GadgetMatch

Xiaomi has put together a complete package with the Redmi Note 8 Pro, which truly is one of the new kings in the middle class. Obviously, you can’t pitch it against a flagship offering, but considering the starting price of US$ 210, I can blindly recommend the phone. The processor is beefy, design i...

- Shivam Vahia, GadgetMatch
Notebookcheck

While the Redmi Note 8 Pro should not necessarily be the first choice for gamers, it is currently still one of the best mid-range smartphones.

- Marcus Herbrich, Notebookcheck


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Screen Size
6.53"

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro's screen size is 6.53 inches with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution.

Processor
2.05 GHz

There is a MediaTek Helio G90T (12nm) Octa-core 2.05 GHz processor (CPU).

OS

The phone runs on the Android 9.0 Pie operating system (OS).

Camera
64+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 64+ megapixel camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 20+ megapixels resolution.

Storage
64/128 GB

Internal memory is 64/128 GB. An external, MicroSD (up to 256 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.

Battery
4500mAh

The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4500 mAh battery.

Redmi Note 8 Pro Specs

Overview
Release date August 29, 2019
Regions available United Kingdom
Mobile / Cellular Data
4G/LTE
Networks
GSM:
850/900/1800/1900 MHz
UMTS:
850/900/1900/2100 MHz
LTE:
850/900/1800/2100 /2300/2500/2600 MHz
Data:
GPRS, EDGE, EV-DO Rev. A, HSPA+, LTE
SIM card size
Nano-SIM
Dual SIM Yes
Operating System Android 9.0 Pie

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Processor MediaTek Helio G90T (12nm) Octa-core 2.05 GHz
Internal Storage 64/128 GB
RAM 6/8 GB
ROM Unknown
GPS Type A-GPS
Hearing Aid Compatible Unknown
TTY/TDD Unknown
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 1.13 W/kg
Body: 0.63 W/kg
Languages English
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Carrying case, Data Cable
Power & battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4500 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Celluar) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Design type Bar
Multi-Use Smart Phone / PDA Yes
Material Glass
Colors Mineral Grey, Forest Green, Pearl White
Dimensions [H x W x D] 16.14 x 7.64 x 0.88 cm (6.4 x 3 x 0.3 in)
Weight 199.8 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Yes
Rugged design No
IP Rating IP 52
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels
Pixel density 395 pixels
Size 6.53 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Graphics Yes
Themes Unknown
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification Yes
Screen Orientation Lock Yes
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating Yes
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Mute Key No
Input Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
Predictive Text Entry Yes
Physical keyboard No
Voicemail Key No
Any Key Answer Unknown
Voice Commands Yes
Keypad/Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control Yes
External Media Playback Controls No
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Call Management
Wi-Fi Calling Unknown
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
Contact List Capacity Depends on system memory
Multiple Numbers Per Contact Email address, Other fields
Contact Groups Yes
Auto Answer Unknown
Voice Activated Dialing Yes
Photo Caller ID Yes
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browser Yes
Email Client Yes
Email Protocols No
Additional Email Features
Messaging SMS, MMS
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Connectivity
USB USB Type-C
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared Yes
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, HID
Bluetooth Audio Codecs aptX, aptX HD, LDAC
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n
WiFi Encryption WEP/WPA/WPA2
Mobile Hotspot Yes
WiMAX No
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD (up to 256 GB)
PC Synchronization Yes
TV Out No
DLNA Support Unknown
NFC Yes
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Java Applications No
Brew Applications No
ECML / Digital Wallet Unknown
Camera
Main Camera
Aperture
ƒ/ 1.9
Resolution
64+ megapixels
Multi-camera
No
Zoom
10x digital
Flash
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, ISO, Panorama, Self-timer, White balance, HDR, 2nd camera feature (8MP, f/2.2, ultrawide), 3nd camera feature (2MP, f/2.4, dedicated macro camera), 4th camera feature (2MP, f/2.4, depth sensor)
Video Recording Formats
MPEG-4
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution
20+ megapixels
Zoom
Unknown
Additional Front Camera Info
Panorama, F/2.0, HDR, Face unlock
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Audio / Video
Audio Playback Yes
Audio Formats AAC, AAC+, AMR, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, eAAC+, MIDI, MP3, OGG, WMA, WAV
Radio Yes (FM)
Video Playback Yes
Video Playback Formats 3G2 / 3GPP2, AVI, DivX, MKV, MPEG-4, XviD
Streaming Video Yes
External Speakers Yes
Headset Jack 3.5mm
Custom Ringtones Yes
Vibration Alert Yes
Downloadable Ringtones Yes
Ringer ID Yes
Haptic Feedback Vibration Yes
Speakerphone Yes
Apps
To-Do / Task List Unknown
Calendar Yes
World Clock Yes
Alarm Yes
Stop Watch Yes
Timer Yes
Calculator Yes
Currency Converter Unknown
Document Viewer Yes
Weather Yes
Stocks Unknown
Maps Yes
NotePad Unknown
Voice Memos / Recorder Yes
Games Downloadable
Apps Downloadable
Included Software / Apps
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