Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Price & Specs in Malaysia May, 2021
48 + 8 + 2MP
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The Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 is now available in Malaysia. The cheapest Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 price in Malaysia is RM 519.00 from LazMall by Lazada. You can also choose between different Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 variants with 32GB 3GB Moonlight White starting from RM 911.50 and 32GB 3GB Space Black at RM 911.50. Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 price details are updated May 2021.
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|Display Resolution||1080 x 2340pixels|
|Rear Camera||48 + 8 + 2MP|
|Camera Lenses||Quad Camera|
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||158.3 x 75.3 x 8.4mm|
|CPU||Qualcomm SDM665 Snapdragon 665 (11 nm)|
|Processor Core||Octa Core|
|Wi-Fi Standard||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Overview
- Vibrant 6.3-inch display
- Impressive rear camera shots
- All-day battery life with mixed casual use
- Handles light and moderate smartphone tasks with ease
- Runs slow when running GPU-intensive games
- Mediocre selfie shots
Outstanding Rear and Front Camera Systems
One of the outstanding features of this Xiaomi smartphone is its quad rear camera system. The four rear camera lenses included are:
- 48MP ultra-high-resolution primary camera (f/1.75 aperture, ½” sensor, 0.8µm)
- 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera (f/2.2 aperture, 1.12µm)
- 2MP macro camera (f/2.4 aperture, 1.75µm)
- 2MP depth camera (f/2.4 aperture, 1.75µm)
These four lenses allow you to take breathtaking pictures at night, anti-distortion 120-degree wide photos, studio-quality portraits, and high-clarity close-ups with a minimum focus distance of 2cm. This means you can get super close-up pictures without any blur and all the tiny details will be visible. Additionally, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 boasts a 13MP front camera complete with AI Beautify algorithms and selfie portrait mode, all essentials for professional portrait selfies and high-quality video recording.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 is powered by a flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor. With this high-performance, octa-core processor, paired with a third-generation AI engine, expect to experience mobile gaming like no other. Play your favourite mobile games like PUBG and Call of Duty without worrying about lagging and low-quality visuals.
This Xiaomi smartphone also has a powerful battery capacity of 4000mAh with fast battery charging 18W Fast Charge technology that lets you fully charge your device in just 2 hours. Although not equipped with wireless charging technology, the 18W Fast Charge is still enough to keep your smartphone juiced up for your next gaming session or Netflix marathon.
To truly elevate your experience, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 has a 6.3-inch FHD display complete with eye protection technology. To complement the display, the phone utilizes Corning Gorilla Glass 5 not only in the front display but in the back as well. The splash-resistant nano-coating ensures that your phone is protected from all kinds of debris at all times. The smartphone also has 1,217 super linear speakers with auto cleaning technology to deliver crisper audio even in noisy environments. With all these specifications, it’s no surprise that this Xiaomi phone was awarded the TUV Rheinland professional certification.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Frequently Asked Questions
What are the specs of the Redmi Note 8?
- Release Date: August 29, 2019
- Screen Size: 6.3 inches (81.7% screen-to-body ratio)
- Dimensions: 158.3 x 75.3 x 8.4mm
- Weight: 190g
- Body: Glass front & glass back (protected by Gorilla Glass 5), plastic frame
- Resolution: 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~409 ppi density)
- Screen Type: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
- Screen Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 5
- SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Operating System: Android 9.0 pie (upgradable to Android 10), MIUI 10
- Processor: Qualcomm SDM665 Snapdragon 665
- CPU: Octa-core
- Main Camera: 48MP f/1.8 wide + 8MP f/2.2 ultrawide + 2MP f/2.4 macro + 2MP f/2.4 with LED Flash, HDR, Panorama
- Video: 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps; gyro-EIS
- Front Camera: 13MP f/2.0 wide
- Video: 1080p@30fps
- Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh + Fast charging 18W
- Colours: Moonlight White, Nebula Purple, Cosmic Purple, Neptune Blue, Space Black
- RAM: 3GB RAM, 4GB RAM, 6GB RAM
- Storage: 32GB, 64GB, 128GB
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Bluetooth: 4.2, A2DP, LE
- Connectivity: LTE / GSM / HSPA
- Headphone Jack: Yes
- USB: USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
- Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity
Can you play PUBG on Redmi Note 8?
Yes. With the powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor and the 4000mAh battery, you can enjoy intense mobile gaming like PUBG without decreasing the performance of your Redmi Note 8. Aside from PUBG, you can also play other popular mobile games such as Call of Duty, Mobile Legends, and more.
Does Redmi Note 8 support wireless charging?
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 does not support wireless charging. It does, however, support Fast Charging. With this technology, you can fully charge your device in only 2 hours.
Is Redmi Note 8 waterproof?
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 is splash-resistant but not completely waterproof. It has a P2i coating that stops water droplets to enter the phone. It has an IP52 rating which is not a high enough rating to make the phone waterproof.
Does Redmi Note 8 support 5G?
The Redmi Note 8 does not support 5G connection. It does support 2G, 3G, 4G/LTE network, Wi Fi, Wi Fi Direct, hotspot, and Dual Nano SIM usage.
Is the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 worth buying?
If you are looking for a reliable smartphone without the exorbitant price, the Redmi Note 8 is definitely worth all your money. You can always consider newer Xiaomi models, but the Redmi Note 8 has all the specs and technologies you need for your daily smartphone usage.
What’s the screen-to-body ratio of the Redmi Note 8?
The screen-to-body ratio of the Redmi Note 8 is 81.56%. The LCD display measures 158.3mm x 75.3mm x 8.3mm. The display screen has a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels and a pixel density of 409 PPI.
What is the difference between Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 and Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro?
In terms of specifications, both models have a waterdrop notch on the front and back, as well as come with Gorilla Glass 5. The Redmi Note 8 has a 6.3-inches full HD+ screen, while the Pro has a 6.53-inches full-HD+ display. In terms of processor, Xiaomi included the octa-core Qualcomm SDM665 Snapdragon 665 SoC in Note 8, whereas the 8 Pro gets MediaTek Helio G90T processor.
In terms of colours, the Pro available in Pearl White, Mineral Grey, and Forest Green, while Redmi Note 8 comes in Neptune Blue, Moonlight White, and Space Black. In regards to battery capacity, Redmi Note 8 packed with a non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery with 18W fast charging support and the Pro comes with a 4500 mAh battery with 18W fast charging support.
In terms of the camera department, both pack with quad rear cameras, however, the primary lens is different. The Note 8 includes a 48-megapixel primary camera, whereas the Pro housed a 64-megapixel main shooter. The other three cameras in both phones are similar; with an 8MP wide-angle lens, 2MP depth camera, and 2MP macro camera. On the front, the Note 8 features a 13MP shooter and the Pro houses a 20MP selfie camera.
Both phone models also share a number of specifications like dual-SIM (Nano) support, MIUI 10, USB Type-C, 3.5mm audio jack, rear fingerprint sensor, and IR blaster.