Redmi launched the latest Smart Display 8 as a home device. he smart speaker was launched by Xiaomi on Tuesday along with a host of other devices including a smart TV – the Redmi Smart TV Max. Redmi smart display 8 has an 8-inch display which is similarities to Xiaomi’s XiaoAI Touchscreen Speaker Pro 8 that was launched in December 2019. This device features device by Redmi is equipped with a built-in camera and has the third-generation Xiaomi’s Xiao AI assistant support.
Price of Redmi Smart Display 8
The price of Redmi smart display 8 is approx Rs. 3,800 in the Indian market. the device is listed on the Xiaomi China website, though it will be available for crowdfunding in the country via official channels from March 27. The details about the global pricing and availability of the Redmi Smart Display also aren’t announced yet.
From the official posters, we can see the Redmi Smart Display 8 in Black and White color options.
Redmi Smart Display 8 specifications, features
- 8-inch (1280 × 800 pixels) multi-touch display with 178° viewing angle
- 1.75 inch 5W full-range speaker with U-shaped bass duct
- Control 2000+ smart devices with voice and touch screen;
- Third generation XiaoAi AI assistant
- HD front camera
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz, Bluetooth 5.0 with support for A2DP music playback
As mentioned, smart display 8 has an 8-inch display which is similarities to Xiaomi’s XiaoAI Touchscreen Speaker Pro 8 that was launched in December 2019. Just like older devices this device supports both voice and touch controls too. The 8-inch display on the device further offers a 178-degree wide-viewing angle which includes a special lamination that reduces reflection and protects from eye strains.
The Xiao AI on the Redmi Smart Display 8 even supports gestures to control music, videos, and alarm clock. The device also works as a hub to control various smart devices. The front panel of the smart speaker has an HD camera for video calling with support for multi-device calls.
Lastly, the device comes with built-in Bluetooth that will allow Bluetooth-equipped devices to connect with one touch.
Redmi Smart Display 8 Full Specifications
|Model||Smart Display 8|
|Release date||24th March 2020|
|Video calls to supported devices||Yes|
|Controls smart home devices||Yes|