Info about ginkgo

Get LineageOS for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 / 8T

Get the builds here

Guides

Special boot modes

  • Recovery: With the device powered off, hold Volume Up + Power. Keep holding both buttons until the “MI” logo appears on the screen, then release.

  • Download: With the device powered off, hold Volume Down + Power. Keep holding both buttons until the word “FASTBOOT” appears on the screen, then release.

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 / 8T (ginkgo)
Released Note 8: August 2019
Note 8T: November 2019
Specifications
SoC Qualcomm SDM665 Snapdragon 665
RAM 3/4/6 GB
CPU Octa-core Kryo 260
4 x 2.0 GHz + 4 x 1.8 GHz
Architecture arm64
GPU Adreno 610
Network
  • 2G GSM
  • 3G UMTS
  • 4G LTE
Storage 32/64/128 GB
SD card up to 256 GB
Screen 160 mm (6.3 in)
1080x2340 (409 PPI)
IPS LCD
Bluetooth 4.2 with A2DP
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Display, Hotspot
Peripherals
  • A-GPS
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Dual SIM
  • Fingerprint reader
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • IR blaster
  • Light sensor
  • Pedometer
  • Proximity sensor
  • USB OTG
  • Wi-Fi Display
Cameras 5
  • 48 MP or 12 MP, Dual LED flash
  • UltraWide Sensor 8 MP, Dual LED flash
  • Macro Sensor 2 MP, Dual LED flash
  • Depth Sensor 2 MP, Dual LED flash
  • 13 MP, No flash
Dimensions 161.1 mm (6.34 in) (h)
75.4 mm (2.96 in) (w)
8.6 mm (0.34 in) (d)
Battery Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh
LineageOS info
Maintainers
  • DarkJoker360
  • erfanoabdi
Supported versions
  • 17.1