Tag Archive: Redmi

The Redmi K30 aims to please with the Snapdragon 765G, a 4,500mAh battery

Redmi says its quick charging tech is also better than others’.

What you need to know Redmi is continuing to slowly tease the specs of its upcoming flagship. The phone will feature a Snapdragon 765G with 5G connectivity and a massive 4,500mAh battery. The Xiaomi sub-brand also drummed up its custom 30W quick charging tech.

The trickle of Redmi K30 spec teases from the company continues, with the latest spilling the upcoming ‘flagship killer’ killer’s processor and  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 8 Pro review: Great hardware limited by poor software choices

The Redmi Note 8 Pro is an upgrade from its predecessor, but Xiaomi fails to deliver on the software front yet again.

You know how this goes. Xiaomi knows how to roll out a phone that offers great value for money, but for whatever reason the brand just isn’t able to deliver software that’s free from clutter. Xiaomi has managed to hold onto its crown as India’s largest handset manufacturer for two years in a row, but  [Read More…]

Xiaomi starts rolling out the MIUI 11 update for the Redmi K20 in India

The Redmi K20 Pro is slated to start receiving the MIUI 11 update in the first week of November.

What you need to know Xiaomi has begun rolling out the stable MIUI 11 update for the Redmi K20 in India. The MIUI 11 build is based on Android 9 Pie but brings an all-new UI design, dynamic Always-on display themes, as well as the September Android security patch. Redmi K20 Pro is slated to receive the stable  [Read More…]

Redmi 8 hands-on: Two steps forward, one step back

The Redmi 8 has a 12MP Sony IMX363 sensor, but the Snapdragon 439 is a downgrade.

If you get the feeling that Xiaomi is launching a new phone every other week, you’re not mistaken. The Redmi 7 debuted less than six months ago, and the Chinese company is already rolling out its successor, the Redmi 8. The Redmi 8 comes on the heels of the Redmi 8A — which debuted a few weeks ago — and continues  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s $90 Redmi 8A has 5000mAh battery, USB-C, and 18W charging

Xiaomi rolls out big updates to its entry-level phone.

What you need to know Xiaomi’s latest entry-level phone picks up a 5000mAh battery and USB-C charging port. The Redmi 8A also has 18W fast charging, but the bundled charger only goes up to 10W. You get a 6.2-inch 720p panel, Snapdragon 439, and 12MP Sony IMX 363 camera at the back.

Xiaomi sells tens of millions of phones in the Redmi series every year, and over the  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 8 Pro debuts in Europe for €249

The Redmi Note 8 Pro will be available in Spain for a special launch price of €229 on September 26.

What you need to know Xiaomi’s mid-range Redmi Note 8 Pro has been launched in Europe at a starting price of €249. Redmi Note 8 Pro will go on sale in Spain starting September 26 in two variants. The smartphone made its debut in China last month and is one of the first phones to feature a  [Read More…]

64MP is here with the Realme XT and Redmi Note 8 Pro

Realme XT

The default choice

$ 250 at Realme

Pros 64-megapixel camera is magnificent Gradient design with glass back Decent hardware USB-C port Cons Macro lens is terrible Wide-angle lens is almost as bad No launch date yet

Realme XT has a lot going for it: the design has been refreshed, with the phone featuring a glass back that’s protected by Gorilla Glass 5. The internal hardware is great for a device in the mid-range segment,  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 8 Pro: Hands-on with Xiaomi’s first 64MP phone

Xiaomi’s latest budget phone has four cameras at the back and a chipset that’s optimized for gaming.

The story of the Redmi Note series has been one of continual evolution. Every new model in the last two years brought enticing new updates while retaining the same great value. The Redmi Note 7 Pro that launched just seven months ago was particularly interesting as it had a 48MP Sony IMX586 sensor. And while that device is still going  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 series debuts, led by killer cameras

Xiaomi on Thursday announced its newest series of phone, the Redmi Note 8, which is highlighted by its camera. Slated to hit China and India, it’s another high-powered experience with a budget-friendly price tag.

Offered as two models, the Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro do not share many specifications and details. Among other things, they have different processors, cameras, colors.

Redmi Note 8 Pro

The Redmi Note 8  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro specs: 64MP camera, Helio G90T, and more

Here’s what’s inside Xiaomi’s latest budget phones.

Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 8 series is now official, and there’s a lot to like. Both phones have quad cameras at the back, fresh new designs, and offer great value for what they cost. The Redmi Note 8 Pro in particular stands out due to its 64MP camera — a first for the manufacturer — and the Helio G90T platform. The Redmi Note 8, meanwhile, is powered by the Snapdragon 665  [Read More…]