Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro review: Excellence beyond glamour and glitz

With versatile imaging and unmatched gaming experience, the Redmi Note 8 Pro, with a price tag of Rs 14,999, has all the makings of all-round smartphone

Khalid Anzar New Delhi
Redmi Note 8 Pro

Chinese electronics manufacturer maker recently launched the Redmi Note 8 Pro, a midrange smartphone, in India. This device marks several firsts for the company — a 64-megapixel sensor-based quad-camera set-up on the back, HDR display, built-in Alexa and a gaming-centric MediaTek Helio G90T mobile processor. From versatile imaging to unmatched gaming experience, the Redmi Note 8 Pro has all the makings of an all-round smartphone. But is it really one? Let’s find out:
Quite different in looks from its predecessors, the Redmi Note 8 Pro has a new design theme inspired by Xiaomi’s Android One platform-based Mi A3 smartphone. The phone has a glass build with Gorilla Glass 5 protection on the front and back, and a polycarbonate chassis painted in the same colour (we reviewed a gamma-green unit) as the phone. The glass on the back is curved on the sides and has a subtle reflective gradient design that looks p

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First Published: Nov 08 2019 | 6:33 PM IST

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