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

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The ZTE nubia Red Magic 8 Pro currently has an Informr score of 7.9 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 5 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...


The ZTE Nubia RedMagic 8 Pro is an impressive device, with a fantastic display, good performance, a large battery, and a decent camera. The gaming features are neat — though I didn’t use them too much — and the cooling system is a nice addition. The software could use some tweaking, and the under-di...

- Christian de Looper, BGR
Gizmo China
Gizmo China

I must admit that the phone made me a bit embarrassed as I expressed the view that ‘Gaming phones are about to become history’ last month. Now the RedMagic did hit me hard in the face with its great industrial design, long-lasting high performance, long battery life, and wide connectivity. And we no...

- Paco Zheng, Gizmo China
Tom's Guide
Tom's Guide

The RedMagic 8 Pro builds on past successes but without addressing the two biggest traditional weaknesses for RedMagic phones — photography and software localization. This model delivers plenty of power, a long battery life and a slew of handy tools for gamers though, plus a new sleeker design that...

- Richard Priday, Tom's Guide

Gaming is the bread and butter of the Red Magic line, and the Red Magic 8 Pro excels at it like few others. Not only does it have the raw power to chew through even the heaviest modern titles, but nubia's extra Game Space software layer has gotten better than ever. We found ourselves particularly im...

- GSMArena

The RedMagic 8 Pro is the fastest gaming phone money can buy. It's not perfect, you'll have to live with an awful selfie camera, and might run into some software bugs - but if you can get past that, you're unlikely to find a better performer.

- Luke Baker, Pocket-lint

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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 256/512 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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