OFFICIAL: Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro Launched in Nepal | The Best Priced Phones Right Now

Sanjeev Dulal 2 May, 2020

The aggressively growing technology giant, Xiaomi has launched the Redmi Note 8 series lineup in the international market. The predecessor of the Redmi 7 series was launched on August 29 in the international market. The Xiaomi’s sub-brand Redmi has also launched its first-ever TV and also upgrade the  RedmiBook 14 with chipset at the same event. After the launch of Redmi 8 and Redmi 8 in Nepal, Mi Nepal is geared has finally launched Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro here. The devices are launched on Nov 20, 2019, at an event organized in Hotel Summit. 

The key details of Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro is already out in the market. The price of Redmi 8 and Redmi Note 8 has also been out along with the variants of both devices. The price of Redmi Note 8 in India is Rs.9,999 and 12,999 in India and the price of Redmi Note 8 Pro is priced under Rs. 18,000 in India. The price of Redmi Note 8 in Nepal is Rs. 18,999 19,999 for 4/64GB and Rs 23,999 for 6/128GB variant. Furthermore, the price of Redmi Note 8 Pro in Nepal is - Rs. 26,999 for 6/64GB variant, Rs. 29,999 for 6/128GB and Rs. 32,999 for 8/128 GB variant. 

Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Overview

The Redmi Note 8 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 chipset which is coupled by 4GB and 6GB of RAM. The chipset used to power Note 8 is the same that powers Mi A3. The Redmi Note 8 packs a quad-camera at the back with the 48 MP primary shooter. Whereas, the powerful Redmi Note 8 Pro is powered by a MediaTek Helio G90T chipset. The Note 8 packs a quad rear camera at the back with the 64MP primary shooter. Both the handsets come with quad rear cameras, Dor drop notch, glass body, among other things.

Redmi Note 8 Pro

Redmi Note 8 comes with a 6.3-inches screen with a Full HD display and an added TUV certified reading mode. Furthermore, the Note 8’s display should feel pretty bright considering the fact that it offers a brightness of 450-nits. As far as the cameras are concerned, the device packs a quad-cam setup on the back. With a 48 MP primary sensor, an 8 MP ultra-wide lens, a 2MP depth sensor, and a macro lens, you should be able to capture Insta quality photos with its rear cam. Upfront, the selfie camera is of 13 MP.

The mode powerful Redmi Note 8 Pro packs a larger 6.53-inch display with a Full HD+ resolution and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The device is shielded by the Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on both sides. Note 8 Pro is the first handset to be powered by the MediaTek Helio G90T processor. Powered by the gaming-centric processor that allows users to play graphic-intensive games comes with liquid cooling technology and Game Turbo 2.0 to complement its gaming abilities.

Redmi Note 8 Camera

While it comes to the camera, the Redmi Note 8 Pro also packs a quad-camera setup on the back. However, its primary lens is a 64MP ISOCELL Bright GW1 sensor. The camera settings are completed by an 8MP ultra-wide lens, a 2MP dedicated ultra-macro lens, and a 2MP depth sensor. For the selfies, a 20MP selfie shooter is housed in the waterdrop notch.

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Redmi Note 8 Specifications

  • Design: Glass body front and back
  • Display: 6.3″ IPS LCD display with Full HD resolution (1080 x 2340 pixels)
  • Rear Camera: Quad, 48 MP primary lens with f/1.8 aperture & PDAF + 8 MP Ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture + 2MP dedicated macro lens with f/2.4 aperture + 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture
  • Front Camera: 13MP with f/2.0 aperture
  • Processor: Octa-core 11 nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 665
  • GPU: Adreno 610
  • RAM: 4 GB, 6GB
  • Storage: 4GB/64GB and 6GB/128GB, expandable up to 256GB
  • Battery: 4000 mAh, 18W Fast Charging
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

Redmi Note 8 Pro Specifications

  • Design: Glass body front and back
  • Display: 6.53″ IPS LCD display with Full HD+ resolution (1080 x 2340 pixels)
  • Rear Camera: Quad, 64MP primary lens with f/1.9 aperture & PDAF + 8 MP Ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture + 2MP dedicated macro lens with f/2.4 aperture + 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture
  • Front Camera: 20MP with f/2.0 aperture
  • Processor: Octa-core 12 nm MediaTek Helio G90T
  • GPU: Mali-G76 MC4
  • RAM: 6 GB, 8GB
  • Storage: 6GB/64GB, 6GB/128GB and 8GB/128GB, expandable up to 256GB
  • Battery: 4500 mAh, 18W Fast Charging
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

Pricing and Availability

The base model of Redmi Note 8 Pro is 6GB of RAM and carries 64GB of internal storage. The top-end model comes with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage and the other one with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The 6GB/64GB model of the Redmi Note 8 Pro is priced at INR 14,999 (roughly around Rs 27,500). The top-notch 8GB RAM model of the phone comes for INR 15,999 — that roughly translates to around Rs 33,000 and the 6/128GB model is priced at Rs. 15,999(Rs. 30,000). The price of Redmi Note 8 Pro in Nepal starts at Rs. 26,999 for 6/64GB variant, Rs. 29,999 for 6/128GB and Rs. 32,999 for 8/128 GB variant. 

Talking about the Redmi Note 8, the price will start at INR 9,999 — the roughly translates at around Rs. 18,500 NPR. Two models of the device are available and the variant is 4GB/64GB and 6/128GB storage variant. The price of Note in Nepal starts at Rs. 19,999 for 4/64GB and Rs 23,999 for 6/128GB variant.

Xiaomi has recently launched the Mi A3, Redmi Note 7 Pro along with Redmi K20 and K20 Pro in Nepal. We cannot be sure that Mi Nepal is going to launch the new device that sooner in Nepal. 

Redmi Note 8 Pro INR NPR
6/64GB 14,999 Rs. 26,999
6/128GB 15,999 Rs. 29,999
8/128GB 17,999 Rs. 32,999
Redmi Note 8 INR NPR
4/64GB 9,999 Rs. 19,999
6/128GB 12,999 Rs. 23,999

Redmi Note 8 Prices

  • 4GB + 64GB: Price in Nepal: NRs. 19,999
  • 6GB + 128GB: Price in Nepal: NRs. 23,999

Redmi Note 8 Pro Prices

  • 6GB + 64GB: Price in Nepal - NRs. 26,999
  • 6GB + 128GB: Price in Nepal - NRs. 29,999
  • 8GB + 128GB: Price in Nepal - NRs. 32,999

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