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Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T

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The Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T currently has an Informr score of 8.7 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 10 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
2 GHz
2 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
48+ MP, f/1.8
48+ MP, f/1.8
4000 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...


With the Redmi Note 8T, Xiaomi puts together a modern smartphone package at an attractive price-performance ratio.

- Daniel Schmidt, Notebookcheck
Expert Reviews
Expert Reviews

 It’s no flagship beater, but it’s far, far better than it has any right to be with change from £200. It has the same grunt as the Moto G8 Plus, narrowly beats it on camera performance and sells for £60 cheaper – what’s not to like?

- Alan Martin, Expert Reviews

The Redmi Note 8T isn't the worthiest of upgrades, there is no denying that. It cannot one-up the Note 7 in performance, but it surely impresses with its camera setup and its beautiful and splash-resistant body. The Redmi Note 8T brings NFC and a faster charger to cater to the European customers but...

- GSMArena

With NFC, USB-C, Dual SIM and microSD support, a versatile quad camera and a 4,000 mAh battery, it's easy to meet the needs of not too demanding users who want a complete smartphone for less than £170. It doesn't work miracles but simply what it was designed and built for.

- Jessica Murgia, AndroidPIT

It looks great for the price, has a best-in-class camera, performs well, sports an excellent set of connections and there’s even a case in the box. This phone really does beg the question, who actually needs to spend any more than £169 (plus £10 top-up) on a phone today? It's a query that's increasi...

- Basil Kronfli, Wired

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Xiaomi backs up the Redmi Note 8T with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Redmi Note 8T has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Xiaomi support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Xiaomi'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 Xiaomi Redmi Note 8T's screen size is 6.3 inches with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution.

2 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SDM665 Snapdragon 665 (11 nm) Octa-core 2 GHz processor (CPU).


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

48+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 48+ MP, f/1.8 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 13+ megapixels resolution.

32/64/128 GB

Internal memory is 32/64/128 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 256 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4000 mAh battery. Xiaomi's performance ratings are 1639 minutes, 890 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

Redmi Note 8T Specs

Release Date September 26, 2019
Regions Available United Kingdom
Operating System Android 9.0 Pie

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Processor Qualcomm SDM665 Snapdragon 665 (11 nm) Octa-core 2 GHz
Internal Storage 32/64/128 GB
RAM 3/4 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Unknown
TTY/TDD Unknown
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 0.19 W/kg
Body: 1.98 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
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 Yes
Bluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 256 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
48+ Megapixels, f/1.8
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, 2nd camera feature (8 MP, F2.2, Ultrawide), 3rd camera feature (2 MP, F2.4, Depth sensor), 4th camera feature (2 MP, F2.4, Macro camera), HDR
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
13+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Brightness control, Effects, Face detection, Panorama, Aperture F2.0, HDR
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels
Pixel Density 409 pixels
Size 6.3 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4000 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes
Video Playback Time Up to 869 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to 890 minutes
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Up to 1639 minutes
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Magnesium alloy
Colors Starscape Blue, Moonlight White, Moonshadow Grey
Dimensions [H x W x D] 16.115 x 7.54 x 0.86 cm (6.3 x 3 x 0.3 in)
Weight 199.8 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
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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