Redmi Eight launch present started with Xiaomi India’s Anuj Sharma on the stage. He began by speaking in regards to the firm’s Diwali with Mi sale that concluded final week. Throughout the sale, Xiaomi offered 5.Three million units, Sharma revealed. Out of those 5.Three million units, 3.Eight million have been smartphones. Sharma then moved on the Redmi 8, which is being unveiled right this moment.
Based on Sharma, Redmi 8 comes with a twin digicam setup on the again, aided by synthetic intelligence. The setup homes a 12-megapixel primary digicam with 1.four micro pixel measurement, f/1.Eight aperture, and Sony IMX363 picture sensor. The secondary shooter is a 2-megapixel depth sensor to assist with the portraits. Different digicam options embody AI Scene Detection and Google Lens assist. There’s an 8-megapixel AI selfie digicam on the entrance as effectively.
Amongst different specs, Redmi Eight packs a rear fingerprint sensor, Face Unlock assist, and a 5,000mAh battery with 18W quick charging assist. Sharma claims that Redmi Eight comes with a number of AI battery enhancements to offer wonderful battery life. Additionally, you will get USB Kind-C port. The corporate is bundling a 10W charger within the field.
On the design entrance, Redmi Eight sports activities Xiaomi’s Aura Mirror design and shall be provided in Sapphire Blue, Ruby Pink, and Onyx Black colors. Xiaomi will convey an Emerald Inexperienced color choice for the cellphone on a later date.
Sharma revealed that Redmi Eight is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC, paired with as much as 4GB of RAM, and as much as 64GB of onboard storage. Moreover, there may be dual-SIM assist and a devoted microSD card slot (upto 512GB) within the Redmi 8.
Based on Sharma, Redmi Eight sport P2i splashproof coating and options IR blaster, Gorilla Glass 5 on the entrance, 3.5mm audio jack, and FM Radio.
Redmi Eight worth in India, sale date
Manu Kumar Jain then got here on the stage to disclose the pricing. The Redmi Eight shall be provided two variants – 3GB + 32GB and 4GB + 64GB. The 3GB RAM variant shall be provided at Rs. 7,999, whereas the 4GB RAM variant will Rs. 8,999. To have a good time the 100 million Xiaomi smartphone sales in India, for the primary 5 million Redmi Eight orders, the corporate shall be delivery the 4GB RAM variant to everybody, together with the 3GB RAM clients at simply Rs. 7,999.
The primary sale for the Redmi Eight will happen on October 12 at 00:01am by way of Mi.com, Flipkart, and Mi Dwelling shops. Xiaomi additionally teased the launch of its 64-megapixel digicam cellphone and revealed that it’ll announce the cellphone on October 16 within the nation.
That is it. You may take a look at the total launch video under.