On October 14, Redmi officially released the Redmi 8, equipped with a Qualcomm octa-core processor, a 5000mAh large-capacity battery and 18W fast charging. Redmi 8 is priced from 799 yuan, and the snap-up has started.
The front of the Redmi 8 uses a 6.22-inch water drop screen with a screen resolution of 1520×720. In terms of color matching, the Redmi 8 has three colors: sapphire blue, fairy green, and carbon rock gray.
In terms of fuselage technology, Corning’s fifth-generation Gorilla Glass is used on the front, and the diaphragm technology popular on flagship mobile phones is used on the back. The multilayer structure is stacked into a composite diaphragm, which is then injected onto the surface of the fuselage by in-mold. Through the reflection and diffraction of light, not only the texture comparable to glass, but also the S-shaped wavy texture comes into view. There are more than 30 processes in the whole process, and the cost is much higher than that of mobile phones of the same price.
In terms of hardware, the Redmi 8 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 processor and has two storage versions, 3GB+32GB and 4GB+64GB, and supports expandable storage up to 512GB. In terms of cameras, the Redmi 8 has a front-facing 8-megapixel camera and a rear-mounted 12-megapixel + 2-megapixel AI dual-camera, which supports fingerprint unlocking and face unlocking.
In addition, the Redmi 8 has been specially optimized in terms of sound. The external amplifier system adopts 1217 super-linear speakers and a 0.85cc large sound chamber. The loudness of hands-free calls is increased by 40%, and the loudness of external music is increased by 30%. Built-in speaker dust removal function, 30 seconds automatic dust removal. Redmi 8 also supports the earpiece high volume mode. Pressing the volume + button during a call can make the earpiece work at a higher loudness, even in noisy environments such as subways and buses.
In terms of battery life, Redmi 8 is equipped with Redmi’s largest 5000mAh super-capacity battery, which can achieve a long standby time of up to 31 days. The interface adopts USB Type-C interface, which is more convenient to plug and unplug, and supports 18W fast charging in charging.
As the latest product of the Redmi Redmi digital series, the Redmi 8 has undergone a more comprehensive upgrade while maintaining the price/performance ratio, including screen, battery, fast charging, performance, etc. The overall configuration is at a higher level at the same price. At the same time, in terms of product details, Redmi is also very direct to competing products, such as Corning GG5 glass, charging interface, etc. As Lu Weibing said, for entry-level phones, the top three are required for battery life, smoothness, and quality. From the perspective of Redmi 8, these are all well reflected.