Redmi Note 8 series will pack a Helio G90T chipset

Michail, 21 August 2019

The last few days were filled with leaks and teasers for the upcoming Redmi Note 8 series. Earlier today we learned the phone will officially debut on August 29 and now we get a confirmation that the Note 8 and Note 8 Pro will feature the new gaming-focused Helio G90T chipset.

Redmi Note 8 series will debut with Helio G90T chipset

MediaTek unveiled the G90 series SoCs back in July and we knew a Redmi device will debut with the G90T chipset in the near future. Now, a Weibo post by MediaTek revealed that the upcoming Redmi Note models will in fact ship with the new SoC.

Redmi Note 8 series will debut with Helio G90T chipset

We already know the Note 8 Pro will come with a quad-camera setup headlined by the 64MP Samsung ISOCELL GW1 sensor, while the regular Note 8 will likely opt for a 48MP shooter instead. In addition, both phones are expected to come with a fingerprint reader on the back and will support NFC connectivity - a first for the Redmi Note line.

Redmi Note 8 series will debut with Helio G90T chipset

Redmi Brand Director Lu Weibing also revealed that the Note 8 line will come with better battery life and a higher screen to body ratio. We’ll keep you posted once more info on the upcoming Note 8 line comes to light.

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Reader comments


I have read somewhere from other articles that Yes MTK use 12nm which heat and drains battery faster, bt Xiaomi probably already know that thats why Xiaome Note 8 has a liquid cooling system to theyre phone that cools the chipset faster than it heats...

  • Anonymous

Lol, MTK? No thanks

Dang it. *sigh* hopefully the Redmi K30/K30 Pro will have a MicroSD card slot. :'(