Xiaomi is working on a higher storage variant of the Redmi Note 8 and it will launch soon in China. RAM is going to be increased to 8GB.
- Xiaomi is working on a 8GB RAM variant of the Redmi Note 8.
- This variant of the Redmi Note 8 could also get 256GB storage.
- Rest of the specs will remain the same, including the Snapdragon 665 chipset.
It has been only a few months since Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro in global markets and it seems that the company is looking to give the handset a midlife refresh. According to some leaks, China is going to get another variant of the Redmi Note 8 and as it has already been spotted on TENAA, chances are that the new variant is going to be launched in the market soon. The Redmi Note 8 is going to get more RAM and storage.
Yes, for those who want more RAM and storage on their phones, Xiaomi is going to answer the prayers. Xiaomi is coming with a new variant of the Redmi Note 8 that will get more RAM and storage. How much, you wonder? The current versions of the Redmi Note 8 come with 4GB and 6GB RAM and Xiaomi is now going to give its 8GB RAM. And not only RAM, but the Redmi Note 8 is also going to get more storage- 256GB to be precise.
Hence, the Redmi Note 8 with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage is going to be the most high-end variant that Xiaomi will sell in China. There’s no word as to whether Xiaomi India is going to consider this variant for the Indian market, given that it already sells the Redmi Note 8 Pro at a slightly higher price. However, if this variant of the Redmi Note 8 makes it to India, chances are that Xiaomi could sell it for Rs 13,999 in India, given that the Redmi Note 8 Pro starts at Rs 14,999.
For those in the unknown, Xiaomi currently sells two variants of the Redmi Note 8 in India. The base variant of the Redmi Note 8 comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage, and is priced at 9,999 The top-end variant of the Note 8 with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage costs 12,999.
The Redmi Note 8 is a more affordable option for those who cannot lay hands on the Redmi Note 8 Pro or for those who want a better all-rounder option. With the Note 8, you get a premium glass body with Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The phone gets a Snapdragon 665 chipset and is paired with a 4000mAh battery that can be filled up with an 18W fast charger in the box. Xiaomi offers a versatile quad-camera setup comprising of a 48-megapixel main camera along with an 8-megapixel wide-angle camera, a 2-megapixel macro camera and a 2-megapixel depth camera.https://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js