The Redmi Note 8 (2021) specifications have appeared online on the FCC list. Although Xiaomi has already launched the Redmi Note 10 series in the Indian market, it wants to upgrade a couple of old phones with new features. The new Redmi Note 8 (2021) has reportedly been spotted on several certification sites, including the FCC and EEC, suggesting it may be work in progress. The most important information on the phone has also leaked to the web through social media tips. Redmi Note 8 (2021) has been reported to operate through the MediaTek Helio G85 SoC.
XDA developers Kacper Skrzypek took over Twitter to share a new one Xiaomi the handset with model number M1908C3JGG was seen on the FCC certification website. Associated with this model number Redmi Note 8 (2021), the tipster later added, mentioning “one of Xiaom’s pages.” The FCC list leaks that the phone may be powered by a MediaTek Helio G85 SoC, packs a 4000 mAh battery, and runs on MIUI 12.5. The same model number was also spotted also on the European EEC certificate.
Tipster Xiaomiui continues Tweet that Redmi Note 8 (2021) will not be launched in India, Indonesia and Turkey. Its codename is intended to be Biloba and is likely to enter the global, EEA and Russian markets. Leaking specifications, tipster still repeat that the Redmi Note 8 (2021) is powered by the MediaTek Helio G85 SoC and packs a 4000 mAh battery. The phone has been reported to offer 22.5 W fast charge support.
The rear of the Redmi Note 8 (2021) is expected to have a quad-camera configuration that is likely to include a 48-megapixel main sensor, a very wide sensor, a second depth sensor, and a tele-macro lens. The Redmi Note 8 (2021) is equipped with a Full HD + display with a screen refresh rate of 60 Hz, although Xiaomiui spotted also 120 Hz refresh rate references. It probably has a water drop notch that compresses 4GB of RAM and offers 64GB and 128GB of storage options. Connection options include Wi-Fi 802.11 ac and Bluetooth v5.