Xiaomi has confirmed to launch the Redmi Note 8 in Kenya on November 25th despite the device been in Jumia already retailing at KES. 19,999.
Redmi Note 8 displays a 6.3-inch FHD+ display (1080x 2340 pixels) also presented in a screen-to-body ratio of 19.5:9 and for an extra layer of protection, both sides of the phone are covered in Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
The battery is a battery of 4,000mAh, and you can enjoy fast charging speeds of up to 18W via a USB type C connector.
This is a good device considering the price and the specifications, however, we might have to see what Xiaomi will do to make the device popular.
Redmi NOTE 8 Full Specifications and Price in Kenya:
|Display||6.3 inches 1080p resolution (19.5:9 aspect ratio) IPS LCD|
|Rear Camera||48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2″, 0.8µm, PDAF|
8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/4″, 1.12µm
2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm (dedicated macro camera)
2 MP, f/2.4, 1/5″, 1.75µm, depth sensor
|Front Camera||13 MP, f/2.0, 1.12µm|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SDM665 Snapdragon 665 (11 nm)|
|Storage||64GB Storage (Expandable 256GB microSD card -dedicated)|
|Operating System||Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 10 (update to Android 10 soon)|
18W Fast Charge
|Network||2G, 3G, 4G|
|Connectivity||WiFi, USB type-C, 3.5mm audio jack|
|Colour options||Neptune Blue, Moonlight White, Space Black, Nebula Purple|
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band,