While we though that the days of Redmi Note 8 are long gone, recent reports have it that there’s a possible coming back of the once successful model in 2021. This was revealed due to info available in the database of IMEI numbers and in the lists of the American regulator.
Redmi Note 8 (2021) To Come Back With 120Hz display, 48MP quad cameras
According to one of the insiders, information about the new smartphone with model number M1908C3GG was discovered by an insider, Xiaomi product tester and software developer Kacper Skrzypek.
Yes, it is RN8 2021. Confirmed by one of Xiaomi pages. pic.twitter.com/n63UCrBVmw
— Kacper Skrzypek (@kacskrz) May 13, 2021
He has already published a Twitter post with screenshots of information from one of the Xiaomi sites. At the request of users to share a link to the original material, the insider said that he was afraid of the removal of the relevant information by company representatives.
Information about Redmi Note 8 (2021) appeared in the database of the US Federal Communications Commission. Moreover, according to another Xiaomi insider who has published detailed information about the new product, it will soon be released in some regional markets like Europe.
— Mukul Sharma (@stufflistings) May 14, 2021
Furthermore, the model (codenames – M1908C3GG and M1908C3J1, Biloba) will be built on the MediaTek G85 platform, will receive 4 GB of RAM and 64/128 GB of flash memory. The IPS LCD display will offer a refresh rate of 120Hz. The smartphone will have a quad-camera with wide-angle, ultra-wide-angle modules, as well as a macro camera and a telephoto module. The resolution of the main sensor is 48 megapixels.
The device will receive a 4000 mAh battery with 22.5 W fast charging; and an unknown version of Android based on MIUI 12.5 user interface.