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Xiaomi Redmi Note 8

Xiaomi Redmi Note 8
KSh21,999
Brand: Xiaomi
Category: Mobiles

  • CPU
    Snapdragon 665

  • RAM
    6 GB

  • Storage
    128 GB

  • Display
    6.39 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen

  • Camera
    Quad 48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP

  • OS
    Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 10

Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 - Specifications

General

  • Device Type There are many different types of display panels used in today’s phones. The displays you will find in modern smartphones include Liquid Crystal Display (LCD), In-Plane Switching Liquid Crystal Display (IPS-LCD), Organic Light-Emitting Diode (OLED) and Active-Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diode (AMOLED). IPS LCD displays are common in high-end and mid-range phones because they offer good color reproductions and have superior viewing angles. AMOLED displays consume less power compared to LCD displays and have a very good contrast ratio. They are highly visible in areas with low light.
    IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
  • Announced This indicates the month and year that the manufacture announced a given smartphone. Some phones phone are announced and released within a short period of time while sometimes it takes several months for certain phones to be officially launched after the announcement.
    August, 2019
  • Status Is this phone available in Kenya? Available means you can get it at various smartphone shops in the country. Coming soon means you will have to wait a little bit. Products marked as discontinued are those that are no longer available in local shops. We check several online and offline shops before marking products as discontinued to ensure that it’s really not available.
    Coming Soon

Design

  • Dimensions
    161.3 x 76.4 x 8.8mm
  • Weight
    199g
  • Colors
    Black, Red, Blue, White

Network

  • 2G Network
    GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
  • 3G Network
    HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
  • 4G Network
    LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
  • SIM How many SIM cards can be used in a given phone at the same time? Well, most phones today support the use of two SIM cards. Others will only allow you to use one SIM card. This allows you to enjoy offers from Safaricom, Telkom, and others. You should also check whether a given device has a dedicated SIM card slot or if its hybrid. Hybrid means that the second SIM and the Micro SD share the same slot. With such a handset. You will have to choose between a second SIM and memory expansion via a micro SD.
    Nano SIM
  • Dual SIM
    Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display

  • Display Type There are many different types of display panels used in today’s phones. The displays you will find in modern smartphones include Liquid Crystal Display (LCD), In-Plane Switching Liquid Crystal Display (IPS-LCD), Organic Light-Emitting Diode (OLED) and Active-Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diode (AMOLED). IPS LCD displays are common in high-end and mid-range phones because they offer good color reproductions and have superior viewing angles. AMOLED displays consume less power compared to LCD displays and have very good contrast ratio. They are highly visible in areas with low light.
    IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
  • Size
    6.39 inch
  • Resolution
    1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 aspect ratio
  • Display Colors
    16M colors
  • Pixel Density
    402ppi
  • Touch Screen
    capacitive touchscreen
  • Display Protection
    Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Media

  • FM Radio If you would like to listen to your favorite FM stations without an internet connection, choose a phone with FM radio support. Most high-end phones don’t have this feature.
    Yes
  • Alert Types
    Vibration, ringtones
  • Loudspeaker
    Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack
    3.5mm Headphone Jack

Camera

  • Rear
    Quad 48 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/1.7", 0.8µm, PDAF + 8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/4", 1.12µm + 2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5", 1.75µm (dedicated macro camera) + 2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5", 1.75µm, depth sensor
  • Rear Camera Features
    Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama
  • Video
    2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, (gyro-EIS)
  • Selfie
    Single 16 MP
  • Selfie Camera Features
    HDR, 1080p@30fps

Software

  • OS Are you looking for a phone powered by Google’s Android OS or Apple’s iOS?
    Android v9.0 (Pie)
  • User Interface
    MIUI 10

Hardware

  • Chipset A chipset is basically an integrated circuit that brings together all the components of a computer on one chip. It also commonly referred to as the System on Chip (SoC). The chipset on a phone consists of the processor (CPU), memory controller, GPU (Graphics Processing Unit), modem and a few other controllers. They are all built-in this one chip, referred to as the chipset. Common chipsets installed in phones today include Qualcomm Snapdragon, MediaTek, Exynos (by Samsung) and Kirin (by Huawei).
    Snapdragon 665
  • CPU CPU is a circuit that executes computer programs. Your phone’s CPU is in charge of executing your apps. One of the main characteristics of the CPU is its clock rate. It is usually measured in Gigahertz (GHz). This is an important feature to look at when comparing phones with the same processor generation and family. The type of CPU on your phone has a big effect on your smartphone’s performance and user experience.
    Octa-core (2x Cortex-A76 & 6x Cortex-A55)
  • GPU Graphics Processing Unit, abbreviated GPU, is a circuit that accelerates your phone’s graphic output. They are very efficient in image manipulation. GPU’s are essential parts of chipsets. Today’s GPUs are very advanced as manufacturers are constantly pushing to make the best ever gaming phones.
    -
  • RAM This is where apps along with their data reside while running. It is used by both the operating system and installed apps. RAM is very fast. It is temporary storage that loses all its data when the phone is switched off.
    6 GB
  • Internal Storage
    128 GB
  • Card Slot
    microSD, up to 256 GB (hybrid slot)
  • Sensors Today’s handsets have multiple sensors. Budget phones may lack some sensors. Some may not have a fingerprints scanner, gyroscope, compass, etc. make sure the phone you want to buy has all the sensors you need.
    Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth
    5.0, A2DP, LE
  • Wi-fi
    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Wi-fi Hotspot
  • USB
    2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
  • GPS
    Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • NFC

Data

  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • Speed
    HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A

Battery

  • Placement Phone batteries are either removable or non-removable. Non-removable means that you can’t remove the battery without the help of a specialist without causing some sort of damage. Most of today’s phones have removable batteries. There are few smartphones with removable batteries. The key advantage of phones with removable batteries is the fact that you can replace a battery with a new one when it depreciates without the help of a specialist.
    Non-removable
  • Battery Type
    Li-Poly (Lithium Polymer)
  • Capacity
    4000mAh
  • Fast Charging Fast Charging Does it comes with a fast charging adapter?
    18W Fast battery charging

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