Xiaomi’s sub-brand Redmi has introduced a third price hike for its Redmi 8, Redmi 8A Dual, and Redmi Note 8 smartphones in India. Earlier this month, the prices of these smartphones were increased by up to INR 500 in the country. This time around, the company has once again increased the price point of these devices by INR 500 in both online, as well as offline markets. Furthermore, the prices of the POCO X2 smartphone have also been hiked up by the company. Take a look at the latest prices of Redmi 8, Redmi 8A Dual, Redmi Note 8, and POCO X2 smartphones after the price hike.
Redmi 8, Redmi 8A Dual, Redmi Note 8: Latest prices in India
Starting with the Redmi 8A Dual, the 2GB RAM and 32GB internal storage variant of the device, which was earlier available for INR 7,299, is now priced at INR 7,499 in the country. The 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage variant of the Redmi 8, which was earlier available for INR 9,299, will not sell for INR 9,499. Notably, the Redmi 8 smartphone is the least affected when it comes to the latest price hike.
Coming to the Redmi Note 8, the 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage variant of the device, which was earlier priced at INR 11,499, will not sell for INR 11,999. Lastly, the 6GB RAM and 128GB storage variant of the Redmi Note 8 will now sell for INR 14,499. Note that the earlier price was INR 13,999. Below is a price comparison chart image shared by the source:
POCO X2: Latest price in India
Coming to the POCO X2, the 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage variant of the device, which was earlier priced at INR 16,999, will now sell for INR 17,499. The 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage variant of the POCO X2, earlier priced at INR 17,999, will now sell for INR 18,499. In case you are planning on buying the top-of-the-line 8GB RAM and 256GB storage variant of the POCO X2, it is good news for you, as there has been no price hike on this variant and it is still listed on Flipkart with a price tag of INR 20,999.
|POCO X2 variant||Old price||New price||Increase in the price|
|6GB/64GB||INR 16,999||INR 17,499||INR 500|
|6GB/128GB||INR 17,999||INR 18,499||INR 500|
|8GB/256GB||No price hike, still available for INR 20,999|
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