Xiaomi’s sub-brand Redmi is all set to launch its most awaited smartphone Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro today. To launch the series of smartphones the company has organized a huge event in Beijing, China. Alongside Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro, the company will also be introducing its first smart TV named Redmi TV also a redesigned variant of RedmiBook at today’s event. The launch event will begin at 11 am IST. Interested people can watch the event live on the Redmi’s website.
Redmi Note 8, Redmi Note 8 Pro price and specifications (expected)
In China today Xiomi’s sub-brand will launch Redmi Note 8 as well as Redmi Note 8 Pro. The company will be launching Note 8 Pro in two variants, 6GB RAM + 128GB of internal storage that is expected to cost CNY 1,799 (approximately Rs 18,000)and 8GB + 128GB storage variant may cost CNY 2,099 (approximately Rs 21,000).
On the other hand, Redmi Note 8 will be made available in a single 4GB + 64GB internal storage variant that might come will a price tag of CNY 1,199 (approximately Rs 12,000).
Both the smartphones will carry the same design and are also protected by Gorilla Glass 5 from the front as well as on the rear panel. A dot drop notch on the front display will also be seen. Apart from that, both the devices will be featuring a quad rear camera set up. The camera set up of the Redmi Note 8 will consist of a 48-megapixel primary sensor and the elder sibling will include a 64-megapixel main sensor. Apart from that, the quad-camera set up will include a Super Wide Angle lens, Depth of Field lens and Super Macro lens. Both younger and the elder sibling will boast a 4,500mAh battery. Redmi Note 8 will be supported by 10W charger whereas the Redmi Note 8 pro will come with an 18W charger. Redmi Note 8 will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor while the upper variant will be powered by MediaTek Helio G90T chipset.
Refreshed RedmiBook 14 and Redmi TV specs and price
Redmi will also launch its much-awaited Redmi TV and an upgraded version of RedmiBook 14 at the grand event. The Redmi TV will debut with a 70-inch screen. If we go by the rumours, the new entrant will come with super-thin bezel supporting 4K UHD panel. The Redmi smart TV will carry model No L70M5-RA. The company may also launch the smaller versions of the TV at the same event. However, there are no other details about the upcoming TV even the company has not disclosed if it will arrive in India or not.
Apart from that refreshed RedmiBook, 14 will also be launched alongside Redmi Note 8 series and Redmi TV. The company launched the RedmiBook 14 a few months ago along with Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro. This will be the upgraded variant of the previous one that was powered by the 8th-gen Intel processor. The revamped variant of the RedmiBook 14 will be powered by the 9th gen Intel processor. For now, there are no more details of the new RedmiBook 14. Similar to the previous one the company might not bring RedmiBook 14 to India either.
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