Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro Leaked Images Hint Triple Rear Cameras and No In-Display Fingerprint Scanner

Going by this leaked image, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro will not feature an in-display fingerprint scanner and it will have the good-old rear-mounted scanner

Highlights
  • Both the Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro will likely offer triple rear cameras
  • The Redmi Note 8 is scheduled to launch on August 29 in China

Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro could be launched very soon as live images of the smartphone have now been leaked online. It has been less than six months since the arrival of Redmi Note 7 Pro, but the company seems to have already finalised the design and other elements of the Note 8 Pro. As you can see in the image, the Note 8 Pro houses triple cameras on the back and there seems to be a flashy green coloured variant of the smartphone, similar to the Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Ocean Green colour variant. Xiaomi did not reveal anything about the Redmi Note 8 Pro, but the company did confirm on Weibo that the phone is in the works alongside the Redmi Note 8. The Redmi Note 8 will most likely be announced on August 29 at the company’s major event in China where it will also be taking wraps of a massive 75-inch Redmi TV.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro Arriving Soon: What We Know So Far?

In the past, Xiaomi employees spoke about the Redmi Note 8 smartphone saying that it will have a 64MP camera sensor and fast charging support. However, we haven’t seen any official news regarding the Redmi Note 8 Pro smartphone until now. Last year’s Redmi Note 5 Pro was first launched in India and the same case goes with Redmi Note 7 Pro as well. That being said, we might see the Redmi Note 8 Pro making its global debut in India and reaching other countries including China at a later date, which could be the reason behind the lack of official words from the Xiaomi employees.

Going by this leaked image, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro will not feature an in-display fingerprint scanner and it will have the good-old rear-mounted scanner sitting below the triple rear cameras. The Note 8 Pro will offer three cameras on the back which will be an upgrade from the dual cameras we saw on the Note 7 Pro. The Redmi Note 7 Pro is the best camera phone you can purchase under Rs 15,000 right now, so the Note 8 Pro has some big shoes to fill.

The Note 8 Pro in the image can be seen in a green colour which is pretty much identical to the Ocean Green colour variant of the Oppo Reno 10x Zoom model. It’s also said that the Note 8 Pro will arrive in unique colours compared to the current generation smartphones.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Launching on August 29 in China

As mentioned above, Xiaomi has scheduled a TV launch event in China on August 29, where we might see the Redmi Note 8 making its debut. Xiaomi employees spoke a lot about the Note 8 on Weibo confirming that the device will offer 64MP rear camera, bigger battery compared to its predecessor and higher screen-to-body ratio. Furthermore, leaked images of the Redmi Note 8 also reveal that the handset may feature triple rear cameras, USB Type-C port, 3.5mm headphone jack, glass body and a fingerprint scanner on the back similar to the Redmi Note 7.

Right now, we don’t have any hardware information of the Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro, but we all know that they’ll offer the best hardware in the segment.

Chakri is a go-to guy for your next smartphone recommendation. Back in his engineering days, he used to play with smartphones by installing custom ROMs and that passion got him into the tech industry. He still goes nuts about a smartphone knocking his door for review. Currently managing everything at Telecom Talk, Chakri is trying to master PUBG Mobile in his free time.

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