Redmi Note 8 with 48MP quad rear cameras, Snapdragon 665 confirmed ahead of August 29 announcement

Xiaomi’s Redmi brand is all set to introduce the Redmi Note 8 series on August 29th. After confirming details about the Redmi Note 8 Pro smartphone, Xiaomi’s Redmi brand has confirmed that the Redmi Note 8 will also pack quad rear cameras. It will pack a 48-megapixel main camera along with an ultra wide-angle lens, depth of field lens and a super macro lens, everything arranged vertically. The image also shows dual LED flash next to the camera.

The company also posted couple of low-light shots captured on the Redmi Note 8, and also said that it will use four-in-one pixel binning to make an 12MP image with 1.6μm pixel for night mode shots, similar to the Redmi Note 7 series.

It also confirmed that the phone will be powered Snapdragon 665 11nm Mobile Platform compared to the Snapdragon 660 14nm Mobile Platform in the Redmi Note 7S.

The company did not reveal other details yet, but it will likely retain the FHD+ Dot Notch screen from the predecessor, but it has confirmed a smaller chin for improved screen-to-body ratio, better battery life, NFC and more RAM and storage. We should know more details in the coming days.


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