The Redmi 8, which is a budget smartphone from Xiaomi, will go on sale on November 7. The Redmi 8 sale will kick off at 12:00PM. It will be available via Flipkart, Mi.com, and Mi Home Stores. It is still priced at its promotional Rs 7,999 and will continue to do so till Xiaomi sells 5 million units. This price is for the 4GB RAM and 64GB storage variant.

Buyers can choose from Onyx Black, Ruby Red, and Sapphire Blue color options. To recall, the Chinese brand launched the Redmi 8 in October this year. If you’re on the lookout for a capable budget device, here are all the Redmi 8 sale details. As far as offers are concerned, Flipkart is offering five percent cashback to Flipkart Axis Bank Credit card users. Mi.com, on the other hand, is offering up to Rs 7,500 off on exchange of an old device.

Redmi 8 features, specifications

To recap, the Redmi 8 features a 6.22-inch HD+ notch display protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. Under the hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 chipset. Along with 4GB of RAM, there’s 64GB of expandable (up to 512GB) internal memory. For photography, the device features a dual-camera setup at the back. This setup includes a 12-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel depth sensor.

On the front, there’s an 8-megapixel selfie camera. Making sure everything ticks is a 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging support. For security, there’s a physical fingerprint sensor placed at the back. Connectivity options include dual-SIM card slots, 4G VoLTE support, and USB Type-C port. On the software front, the device was launched with Android Pie-based MIUI 10. The Redmi 8 is expected to receive the MIUI 11 update between November 13 to 29.

FeaturesXiaomi Redmi 8
Price7999
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC
OSAndroid 9 Pie with MIUI
Display6.22-inch HD+
Internal Memory3GB RAM with 32GB storage
Rear Camera12MP + 2MP
Front Camera8MP
Battery5,000mAh