ZTE is now in the Philippines and launched a whole bunch of new products, including the much-awaited RedMagic 8 Pro.

The new RedMagic 8 Pro that we’re getting here is the Global version, which comes in two variants. There’s the Matte model with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage while the Void has a 16GB512GB configuration and a transparent back panel so you can showcase the RGB fan.


Both models are powered by one of the bests, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor, which is cooled by the ICE 11 cooling system with the said fan that spins at 20,000 RPM

On the front, we have a packed display. It’s a 6.8-inch AMOLED panel with a 120Hz refresh rate and 960Hz touch sampling for better sensitivity.


A 16-megapixel selfie camera sits on the top of the display, while on the back, there’s a 50-megapixel GN5 main camera and an 8-megapixel ultra-wide.

Being a gaming smartphone, it has touch-sensitive shoulder triggers, WiFi 7 for lag-free playing, and a large 6,000mAh battery with 65W fast charging.


The RedMagic 8 Pro has a price of Php42,999 in the Philippines for the 12GB/256GB/Matte version while the 16GB/512GB/Void is at Php53,999. The availability details are yet to be announced, so stay tuned for that.

RedMagic 8 Pro Specs

  • Android 13, Redmagic OS 6
  • Dual SIM, Dual standby
  • 6.8-inch AMOLED display, 2480 x 1116 pixel resolution, 400ppi
  • 120Hz refresh rate, 960Hz touch sampling rate
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • 3.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 octa-core processor
  • ICE 11 cooling system, 20,000RPM fan
  • 12GB/16GB RAM
  • Adreno 740 GPU
  • 256GB/512GB UFS 4.0 internal storage, non-expandable
  • 16-megapixel front camera
  • 50-megapixel (f/1.9, PDAF) + 8-megapixel (ultra-wide) + 2-megapixel (macro) rear cameras, LED flash
  • Touch-based shoulder triggers at 520Hz touch sampling
  • Stereo speakers
  • Headphone jack
  • Under-display fingerprint scanner
  • HSPA+, 4G LTE, 5G
  • WiFi 7, tri-band
  • Bluetooth 5.3
  • dual-band GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
  • NFC
  • USB Type-C 3.2
  • Dimensions: 164 x 76.4 x 8.9mm
  • Weight: 228g
  • Colors: Black (Matte), Transparent (Void)
  • 6,000mAh non-removable battery, 65W fast charging

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