On Wednesday, Xiaomi launched Redmi Note 8 Pro in India. Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro comes with big improvements in the camera department. The latest smartphone will be available at a starting price of Rs 14,999, Redmi Note 8 Pro is Xiaomi’s first quad-camera phone for the mid-range segment. Interestingly enough, Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro isn’t even one year old and is currently available online for a starting price of Rs 11,999 for the base model.
Let’s compare the two Xiaomi smartphones. Now the question is What are the Differences between both Smartphones? Should buy that phone or not?
How Redmi Note 8 Pro is different from Note 7 Pro
Display and design
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro came with a big design improvement with a glass back panel and dewdrop notch on the front while Redmi Note 8 Pro brings further improvement with an Aura design with shinier glass back and metal.
There are newer colour options with Redmi Note 8 Pro as well. Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro comes with a 6.53-inch full HD+ dot notch HDR display with 500 nits brightness. Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro has a 6.3-inch full HD+ dot notch display.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro launched with a 48-megapixel camera and is one of the most affordable phones to offer so. The phone has two rear cameras, 48-megapixel and 5-megapixel sensors. On the front, it has a 13-megapixel selfie camera.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro offers much better camera specifications. It now has been upgraded to a quad setup featuring a 64-megapixel, 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens, 2-megapixel macro lens, and 2-megapixel depth sensor. On the front, it has a 20-megapixel selfie camera.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro edges out Redmi Note 7 Pro in the performance department with MediaTek Helio G90T gaming-focused chipset coupled with liquid cooling and other software-level optimisations. Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro’s base model has 6GB RAM whereas the battery has been bumped up to 4,500mAh battery. There’s also a microSD card slot on the new Redmi Note 8 Pro. It also ships with an 18W fast charger.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 processor with 4GB/6GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB storage. It supports expandable storage up to 256GB via a microSD card slot. The phone runs on a 4,000mAh battery.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro, however, offers many superior specs including camera and performance. If you want to play marathon PUBG Mobile or Call of Duty: Mobile, Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro is a better alternative.
The Redmi Note 8 Pro comes in three variants – 6GB RAM + 64GB storage, 6GB RAM + 128GB storage, and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage. As far as pricing is concerned, the Redmi Note 8 Pro 6GB RAM + 64GB storage comes with price of Rs 14,999, 6GB RAM + 128GB storage with price of Rs 15,999 and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage at price of Rs 14,999.
The Redmi Note 8 series will go on sale on October 21 in the country. The Redmi Note 7 Pro comes in three variants – 4GB RAM + 64GB storage, 6GB RAM + 64GB storage, and 6GB RAM + 128GB storage.The Redmi Note 7 Pro comes in four colours – Shadow Black, Gamma Green, and Halo White.
Currently the Redmi Note 7 Pro 4GB RAM + 64GB storage comes with price of Rs 11,999, 6GB RAM + 64GB storage with price of Rs 13,999 and 6GB RAM + 128GB storage at price of Rs 14,999. The Redmi Note 7 Pro comes in four colours – Neptune Blue, Space Black, Nebula Red, and Moonlight White. The Redmi Note 7 Pro is available on open sale in India.
Is Redmi Note 8 Pro a worthy upgrade over Redmi Note 7 Pro?
Overall, the Redmi Note 8 Pro is a big upgrade over the Redmi Note 7 Pro. The Redmi Note 8 Pro comes with a much better and polished design when compared to the Redmi Note 7 Pro. The Redmi Note 8 Pro is more powerful, clicks better pictures (with lots of details and accurate colours).
Furthermore, it brings a bigger battery and screen when compared to the Redmi Note 7 Pro. All-in-all the Redmi Note 8 Pro is a worthy Redmi Note 7 Pro upgrade.
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