Xiaomi also presented the Redmi Note 8 Pro to everyone. They describe it as a 100% gaming smartphone. Yes! This smartphone was specially built with gamers at heart.
As compared to the Note 8, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro was able to correct a few things if not everything entirely. A first glimpse at the back is number one evidence.
On the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro, you will notice a big shift in the camera setup which is now at the center. This will help you identify this particular phone when you see it in Nigeria.
Being a Pro and gaming phone, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro was built with a special CPU that runs smoothly even when gaming. Plus, the heavy assistance that is coming in from the battery.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro is powered by a Mediatek Helio G90T (12nm) CPU processor with 64GB 6 GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM. The device also has a 6.53-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen (1080 x 2340 pixels, 395 ppi) display. It has a Quad: 64 MP, f/1.9, 26mm (wide), 1/1.7″, 0.8µm, PDAF + 8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/4″, 1.12µm + 2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm (dedicated macro camera) + 2MP rear camera and supports Wifi, NFC, GPS, 3G and 4G LTE. It packs in a Non-removable Li-Po 4500 mAh battery at 8.8mm device thickness and weight of 200g, running on Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 10.
|Release Status||Release 2019, Oct|
|Processor||Octa-core (2×2.05 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|Chipset||Mediatek Helio G90T (12nm)|
|RAM & Storage||64GB 6 GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM|
|External Storage||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses shared SIM slot)|
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 10|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Po 4500 mAh battery
Fast battery charging 18W
|Display size||6.53 inches, 104.7 cm2 (~84.9% screen-to-body ratio)
1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~395 ppi density)
|Display type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Features||Corning Gorilla Glass 5
500 nits max brightnessHDR
|Dimension||161.4 x 76.4 x 8.8 mm|
|Weight||200 g (7.05 oz)|
|Body Type||Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5)|
|Colors||Black, Red, Blue, White|
|SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Data Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS|
|Radio||FM radio, recording|
|Camera & Video|
|Rear Camera||Quad: 64 MP, f/1.9, 26mm (wide), 1/1.7″, 0.8µm, PDAF +
8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/4″, 1.12µm +
2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm (dedicated macro camera) +
2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm, depth sensor
|Front Camera||20 MP, f/2.0, 0.9µm|
|Video||2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@960fps, gyro-EIS
|Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama
|Loud Speaker||Voice 64dB / Noise 71dB / Ring 82dB|
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
|Radio||FM radio, recording|
On the camera, we’ve got a 20MP front-facing camera. It has a panorama selfie, palm shutter, HDR, display brightness correction, face recognition and AI silhouette detection.
The front-facing camera is also equipped with other AI camera features like AI beauty, AI scene detection, AI studio lighting and AI portrait mode with background blur adjustment.
At the back, you will find a quad camera set up that comprises of a 64MP ultra high-resolution primary camera, an 8MP 120-degree ultra-wide angle lens, a 2MP ultra-macro lens and a 2MP depth sensor. It has up to 10x digital zoom.
The rear camera comes with a 9248 x 6936p photo resolution and a 3840 x 2160p video resolution. It has a single-tone flash and can record slow-motion video at 960fps and 4K video recording at 30fps.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro comes with a 4500mAh built-in rechargeable battery that supports up to 10 hours of gaming. It takes about 2 hours to charge from 0% – 100% in Nigeria.
The 2hours time of charge wouldn’t have been possible if there was no 18W wired fast charging feature that is supported by an 18W wire charger.
Now that the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro has a USB Type-C connector, reverse charging becomes achievable. This is a remarkable upgrade that is worth the extra cash.
When it comes to usage, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro is ready to serve you for a good amount of days in Nigeria. At least two or maybe more depending on the level of usage.
Software & Specs
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 comes with Android 9.0 Pie OS based on MIUI 10 with MI Turbo and game Turbo 2.0 support. To all gamers in Nigeria, get on board and feel the excitement.
When it comes to storage configuration, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro Received 6GB RAM and 64GB ROM/128GB ROM which can be expandable via a micro SD card slot.
Inside the Xiaomi Redmi Note, 8 is a powerful MTK Helio G90T chip, an ARM Mali G76 MC4 and an octa-core gaming processor.
The Redmi Note 8 Pro also came with a Liquid cool technology that helps to prevent the phone from heating up excessively.
How much Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro Price in Nigeria & Availability
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro Price in Nigeria cost about N125,000 in naira for the 6GB RAM model and N90,486 for the 4GB RAM model. The availability status of note 8 pro in Nigeria has been confirmed so you can purchase the device across stores.