Xiaomi Malaysia has officially announced the Redmi Note 8-series for Malaysia market.
The Redmi Note-series is the most popular line-up smartphone by the company and today they have announced the Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro. The Redmi Note 8 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 whereby the Pro get MediaTek Helio G90T. They are coupled up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB onboard storage.
This is also the first Redmi Note that features quad-rear camera; the Redmi Note 8 get 48-megapixels main camera where the Pro equipped with 64-megapixels f/1.8. The rest of the configuration are an 8-megapixels f/2.2 120° ultra-wide-angle, a 2-megapixels depth sensor and a 2-megapixels macro lens.
Redmi Note 8 sports a 6.3-inch display and the Redmi Note 8 Pro get a bigger 6.53-inch with “waterdrop” notch that houses a 16-megapixels / 20-megapixels (Pro variant) front camera. Both are LCD IPS display panel with Full HD+ resolution.
Keeping the lights on is a 4,000 mAh battery & 4,500 mAh battery for Note 8 and Note 8 Pro respectively. Both devices also supports Fast Charging via USB Type-C at 18W max.
Redmi Note 8
- 3GB + 64GB – RM 599 (Available starting 18th October)
- 4GB + 64GB – RM 799 (Available starting 12th October)
- 4GB + 128GB – RM 899 (Available starting 18th October)
Redmi Note 8 Pro
- 6GB + 64GB – RM 1,099 (Available starting 12th October)
- 6GB + 128GB – RM 1,199 (Available starting 12th October
For those who pre-order Redmi Note 8 4GB + 64GB from 8th to 11th October will receive Mi True Wireless Earbuds Basic worth RM 99.
As for the Redmi Note 8 Pro 6GB + 64GB will receive RM 100 discount for those who pre-order from 8th to 11th October. The highest tier 6GB + 128GB will get a free Black Shark Gaming Controller worth RM 169.
Here’s a quick video of the launch event