Redmi 8 vs Redmi 7: Redmi 8 has been launched in India, this new budget smartphone of Xiaomi brand is an upgrade version of Redmi 7. Talking about the important features of Redmi 8, the phone has been given a 5,000 mAh battery with Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 processor, HD + display, up to 4 GB of RAM and 18 W fast charging support. Dual camera setup and USB Type-C port have been given in the back of Redmi 8. Today in this article we will give you information about how different Redmi 8 and Redmi 7 are from each other?

Redmi 8 vs Redmi 7: Price in India, Color Variants

redmi 8 The price of Rs.7,999 starts from Rs. This price is of 3 GB RAM + 32 GB storage variant. The phone’s 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage variants will be sold for Rs 8,999. For the information of you people, let us tell you that under the launch offers, the first 50 lakh buyers of the phone will be sold 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage variant of the smartphone for Rs 7,999. The phone will be available in Onyx Black, Ruby Red, Sapphire Blue and Emerald Green colors.

redmi 7 The 2 GB RAM + 16 GB storage variant of Rs 7,999 was launched. At the same time, its 3 GB RAM + 32 GB storage variant costs Rs 8,999. Now the base variant of Redmi 7 can be bought for Rs 6,999 and 3 GB RAM variant for Rs 8,499. Three color variants of Redmi 7 have been launched.

Redmi 8 vs Redmi 7: Specifications

First of all differentiate between Redmi 8 and Redmi 7. Redmi 8 has a 6.22-inch HD + Dot Notch display. Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 processor has been used in this. Redmi 7 has a 6.26-inch HD + display and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 processor. The 3 GB RAM and 4 GB RAM variants of Redmi 8 were launched, while the 2 GB RAM and 3 GB RAM variants of Redmi 7 were launched. Talking about internal storage, the 32 GB and 64 GB storage variants of Redmi 8 were launched in the Indian market, while the 16 GB and 32 GB storage variants of Redmi 7 were launched in the Indian market.

Talking about camera setup, both Redmi 8 and Redmi 7 have dual camera setup in the back of the handset but there is some difference between the two. The primary camera in Redmi 8 is 12 megapixels. This is a Sony IMX363 sensor and has an f / 1.8 lens. Redmi 7 has a primary sensor of 12 megapixels, its aperture is F / 2.2. The secondary depth sensor of 2 megapixels is the same in both the phones. An 8-megapixel selfie camera has been given on the front panel of both handsets, its aperture is F / 2.0.

Talking about other specifications, Xiaomi Redmi 8 has a 5,000 mAh battery. It supports 18W fast charging. A 4,000 mAh battery has been given to bring life to the Redmi 7 and it comes with 10 W fast charging support. Micro-USB port has been given in Redmi 7 while USB Type-C port has been given in Redmi 8.

Talking about the similarities between the two phones, both the Redmi 8 and the Redmi 7 run on MIUI 10 based on Android 9 Pie. Apart from this, both the phones include dual-SIM connectivity, microSD card slot, Wi-Fi b/g/n support, Bluetooth version 4.2, GPS, rear fingerprint sensor, 3.5mm audio jack and IR blaster.

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Overall NDTV Rating
design rating
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software rating
performance rating
battery life rating
camera rating
value for money rating
Screen Size (inches) 6.22 6.26
resolution 720×1520 pixels 720×1520 pixels
Protection Type gorilla Glass gorilla Glass
aspect ratio 19:9 19:9
Pixels Per Inch (PPI) , 269
Processor 2 GHz octa-core 1.8 GHz Octa-Core
processor model Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 Qualcomm Snapdragon 632
internal storage 64 GB 32 GB
expandable storage Yes Yes
expandable storage type microSD microSD
Expandable Storage Capacity (GB) 512 512
separate microSD card slot Yes Yes
rear camera 12-megapixel (f/1.8) + 2-megapixel 12-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.29-micron) + 2-megapixel
rear autofocus Yes phase detection autofocus
rear flash Yes dual led
front camera 8-megapixel 8-megapixel (f/2.0)
front autofocus No ,
front flash No ,
Operating System android android
Skin MIUI 10 MIUI 10
Wi-Fi Standard Support 802.11 b/g/n 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes Yes
usb type c Yes ,
number of sim 2 2
Active 4G on both SIM cards Yes Yes
infrared direct , Yes
micro USB , Yes
sim 1
sim type nano sim nano sim
4G/ LTE Yes Yes
sim 2
sim type nano sim nano sim
4G/ LTE Yes Yes
face unlock Yes Yes
fingerprint sensor Yes Yes
Compass / Magnetometer Yes ,
proximity sensor Yes Yes
accelerometer Yes Yes
ambient light sensor Yes Yes

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