While Xiaomi is normally in tune with its fans, last week’s poll shows that the new Redmi Note phones may be a rare misstep. The Redmi Note 8 Pro received an overall positive score with most votes being in favor of the phone. Still almost as many people said they will look at different models. What went wrong?

The choice of the MediaTek Helio G90T was by far the most common complaint. It’s a powerful chip, but many brought up bad past experiences with MediaTek. Some were concerned about the availability of custom ROMs and the ability to install a modded version of Google’s camera app….

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