Festive cheer: Redmi Note 8 Pro with quad-camera setup unveiled starting at Rs 14,999; can be bought on Monday
The Chinese smartphone-maker also launched the Note 8 at Rs 9,999.
Redmi Note 8 will be available in 6GB+64GB and 6GB+128GB storage variants for Rs 9,999 and Rs 12,999. respectively.
Redmi Note 8 Pro will be available in three variants -- 6GB+64GB, 6GB+128GB and 8GB+128GB -- for Rs 14,999, Rs 15,999 and Rs 17,999, respectively.
Both the phones will be available for sale on October 21 at 12 noon via Mi.com, Amazon.in and Mi Home stores.
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"Redmi Note series has been a true disruptor since Redmi Note launch in 2014. We are excited to launch Redmi Note 8 Pro which sets a benchmark for gaming and imaging with the world's first 64MP camera sensor and Helio G90T chipset," said Manu Jain, Vice President, Xiaomi and Managing Director, Xiaomi India.
The four-camera setup on 8 Pro includes a 64MP main camera, an ultra-wide angle lens with a 120-degree field of view, a depth sensor and a macro lens that allows you to go as close as 2cm to the subject for photos as well as videos.
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Redmi Note 8 Pro houses a 20MP selfie shooter. The device has full HD+ 16.5 cm (6.53) Dot Notch display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and 4500mAh battery (with 18W charger).
The device comes with Amazon Alexa built-in. It is the world's first smartphone with "Dual Wake" feature which allows it to interact with both Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa simultaneously.
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The Redmi Note 8 has 48MP quad camera setup at the rear. It has 48MP ultra high-resolution primary camera, an 8MP ultra-wide camera, 2MP macro lens and 2MP depth sensor.
On the front, Redmi Note 8 houses a 13MP selfie camera.
It houses Qualcomm's Snapdragon 665 mobile platform offers great performance while maintaining power efficiency, backed by a 4000mAh battery with 18W charging over Type-C out of the box.
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The company also launched Mi Air Purifier for Rs 6,499.
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Xiaomi also announced the Mint Keyboard for MIUI users, which supports over 25 Indian languages currently.