Redmi Note 8 Pro Electric Blue variant launched in India, available from today

Just a couple of days ago, Xiaomi introduced a new attractive Cosmic Purple colour variant of the Redmi Note 8 smartphone in India. Today, the brand has launched an appealing colour option for the phone’s higher-end sibling, the Redmi Note 8 Pro in the country as well. The new hue of the device is being offered in an attractive Electric Blue, which somewhat resembles an aurora. The new Redmi Note 8 Pro colour model will go on sale in the country starting from tomorrow. The smartphone is now available in India in four colour variants – Shadow Black, Gamma Green, Halo White, and Electric Blue.

Redmi Note 8 Pro is the brand’s first 64MP camera-toting smartphone

Redmi Note 8 Pro specifications and features

For the uninitiated, the Redmi Note 8 Pro was launched as the Chinese tech giant’s first smartphone to flaunt a 64MP primary camera at the rear. The phone has a Samsung BRIGHT GW1 64MP ISOCELL sensor on the back. The sensor is aided by an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 2MP ultra-macro shooter, and a 2MP depth-sensing camera. For selfies and video-calling, the handset is fitted with a 20MP camera that’s placed inside the waterdrop notch above the display.

As for the other specifications, the Redmi Note 8 Pro offers a 6.53-inch full HD+ display bearing a layer of Gorilla Glass 5 on top. Under the hood, the device has a MediaTek Helio G90T processor, and software-wise, it boots Android 9 Pie-based MIUI 10 out of the box. For connectivity, it has 4G LTE, dual-SIM slots, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C port, and A-GPS. A beefy 4,500mAh battery with 18W fast charging support and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor complete the list of the specifications.

Redmi Note 8 Pro price in India

As for the pricing, the Redmi Note 8 Pro’s 6GB + 64GB and 6GB + 128GB variants are being offered for Rs 14,999 and Rs 15,999 respectively. The recently launched model with 8GB of RAM and 128GB storage is being offered for Rs 17,999.

Akshay Kumar

Akshay aka TechAkko has been writing about phones and other consumer electronic products since 2011. He has a special interest in smartphones, games and outer space, and you will always find him crawling the web for new and fascinating information for the same. When he wants a break from the digital world, he enjoys spending time in the peaceful environment of the Himalayas.