Redmi Note 8: Design
The Redmi Note series has been one of the most useful budget smartphone lineups from Xiaomi India that has taken the Indian smartphone. The device offers a premium glass back with a quad-camera setup and a rear-facing fingerprint sensor.
At the front, the phone has a 6.39-inch IPS LCD screen with FHD+ resolution, protected by 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The Redmi Note 8 is easily the best-looking smartphone under Rs. 10,000.
Redmi Note 8: Hardware Performance
The Redmi Note 8 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SoC with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. Unlike the Redmi Note 7, Note 8 has a dedicated microSD card slot for additional storage expansion.
The Snapdragon 665 can easily handle gaming and multi-tasking without any issue given that the base variant comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. One can easily play games like PUBG on the Note 8 without any issue.
Redmi Note 8: Camera Performance
The Redmi Note 8 is one of the affordable smartphones in India with a quad-camera setup. The device has a 48MP primary sensor (Samsung ISOCELL GM-1), an 8MP ultra-wide angle lens, a 2MP depth sensor, and a 2MP 2CM macro lens.
There is a 13MP selfie camera at the front with support for 1080p video recording and face unlock. In terms of photography, the Redmi Note 8 can take some great shots without any issue.
Redmi Note 8: Price To Specs Ratio
The Redmi Note 8 retails for Rs. 9,999 in India for the base variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage making it one of the most affordable quad-camera phones. Besides, the phone also has a good amount of raw power that can handle normal day-to-day tasks without a fuss.
This is the phone that covers all the bases with a modern USB Type-C port for charging and the device also has a 3.5mm headphone jack with Bluetooth 5.0 support.
Redmi Note 8: Important Features/Highlights
The Redmi Note series has already proved that it offers the best of both worlds without costing a fortune. This statement stands true even for the Redmi Note 8. There is a massive 4,000 mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging. As a matter of fact, the company does include an 18W fast charger in the box.
Besides, the phone has a glass build making it look premium compared to its contemporaries with the plastic build quality. With MIUI 11 update on the corner, the Redmi Note 8 is also up to date in terms of software.
Redmi Note 8: Verdict
The Redmi Note 8 is for those who are looking for a good-looking smartphone that can last up to an entire day on a single charge. Besides, this is also a phone for those who like to own a device with modern attributes like a quad-camera setup, USB Type-C port and more. If you have a budget of Rs. 10,000, then the Redmi Note 8 is the phone to get.