Redmi Note 8, Note 8 Pro Clock 10 Million Unit Sales Globally within 3 Months of Launch

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Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro

Redmi has just announced on the Chinese social media platform, Weibo, that the sales figure of Redmi Note 8 series smartphones has reached 10 million units globally. That is a big sales number for any smartphone.

The latest Redmi Note series has two smartphones – the Redmi Note 8 and the Redmi Note 8 Pro. Both of these smartphones made their debut in late August 2019 and were launched in the Indian market in mid-October.

Redmi Note 8 series sales reach 10 million units globally

The previous generation Redmi Note devices, the Redmi Note 7 and the Redmi Note 7 Pro, took four months to reach the 10 million sales mark. The Redmi Note 8 series, however, took only three months to achieve the same milestone.

Speaking of, the Indian division of Xiaomi recently announced that it had sold more than one million units of the Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro smartphones combined, in the Indian market. And it took lesser time for these smartphones to reach the milestones than their predecessor.

Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro: Price in India

The Redmi Note 8 is available in the Indian market in two versions. The first version has 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage, and it costs INR 9,999. The other variant has 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. This will set you back by INR 12,999.

The more advanced, Redmi Note 8 Pro, is offered in three variants in the country. The base variant has 6GB RAM + 64GB storage and comes with a price of INR 14,999. The second model has 6GB RAM + 128GB storage. It has a price tag of INR 15

Redmi Note 8: Specifications

  • Display – 6.3-inch IPS LCD with Full HD+ resolution, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Processor – Qualcomm Snapdragon 665
  • RAM – 4GB, 6GB
  • Storage – 64GB, 128GB
  • Operating system – Android 9 with MIUI 10
  • Front camera – 13MP; Full HD video recording
  • Rear camera – 48MP primary, 8MP ultrawide, 2MP macro, 2MP depth sensor; 4K video recording
  • Battery – 4000mAh, 18W wired fast charging
  • Connectivity – USB Type-C, 3.5mm audio jack, Bluetooth v5.0, dual-band Wi-Fi ac, dual-SIM 4G with VoLTE

Redmi Note 8 Pro: Specifications

  • Display – 6.53-inch IPS LCD with Full HD+ resolution, Corning Gorilla Glass 5, 600 nits brightness, HDR
  • Processor – MediaTek Helio G90T
  • RAM – 6GB, 8GB
  • Storage – 64GB, 128GB
  • Operating system – Android 9 with MIUI 10
  • Front camera – 20MP; Full HD video recording
  • Rear camera – 64MP primary, 8MP ultrawide, 2MP macro, 2MP depth sensor; 4K video recording
  • Battery – 4500mAh, 18W wired fast charging
  • Connectivity – USB Type-C, 3.5mm audio jack, Bluetooth v5.0, dual-band Wi-Fi ac, dual-SIM 4G with VoLTE


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