Yesterday, Xiaomi India’s CEO, Manu Kumar Jain shared a teaser for an announcement. The teaser image partially showed a phone with electricity coursing through it and the words “Electric and blue-tiful”. Today, the phone manufacturer has announced an Electric Blue color variant of the Redmi Note 8 Pro.
The announcement comes just a day after the unveiling of the Cosmic Purple Redmi Note 8. The new Electric Blue Redmi Note 8 Pro brings the available color variants sold in India to four. When it first launched, the phone was available in Shadow Black, Gamma Green, and Halo White.
The new color variant will go on sale tomorrow at 12 noon (IST). It will be available on Mi.com and Amazon India.
The Redmi Note 8 Pro has a 6.53-inch display with a 2340 x 1080 resolution and a waterdrop notch. It is powered by the Helio G90T and is available in three configurations – 6GB+64GB, 6GB+128GB, and 8GB+128GB.
There are four cameras on the rear of the device – a 64MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultrawide angle camera, a 2MP macro camera, and a 2MP depth sensor. In front is a 20MP sensor for selfies.
There is also a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, NFC, an audio jack, IR blaster, Bluetooth 5.0, and a USB Type-C port. The phone packs a 4500mAh battery with support for 18W fast-charging.