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  • Redmi 8A with 6.22-inch HD+ display, 5000mAh battery Launched

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    Xiaomi has launched a budget-friendly smartphone Redmi 8A and it brings a slew of improvements over its predecessor Redmi 7A.

    Xiaomi Redmi A features a 6.22-inch HD+ 19:9 aspect ratio display with Dot Notch and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection; powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 439 SoC with up to 3GB RAM and runs Android Pie with MIUI 10 on top.


    Looking at the camara, it has a 12MP rear camera and an 8MP front camera. It comes with face unlock, but no fingerprint ID support.

    It is housed by 5000mAh battery capacity with support for 18W fast charging.

    Highlight Specifications of Redmi 8A

    Display: 6.2-inch (1520 × 720 pixels) HD+ 19:9 2.5D curved glass display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection

    Chipset: Octa-Core (Quad 1.95GHz Cortex A53 + Quad 1.45GHz Cortex A53) Snapdragon 439 Mobile Platform with Adreno 505 GPU

    Storage: 2GB / 3GB RAM with 32GB storage, expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD

    OS: Android 9.0 (Pie) with MIUI 10

    SIM: Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)

    Camera: 12MP rear camera with LED flash + 8MP front-facing camera

    Splash resistant (P2i coating)

    3.5mm audio jack, Wireless FM Radio

    Dimensions: 156.3×75.4×9.4mm; Weight: 188g

    Network: Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C

    Battery: 5000mAh (typical) battery with 18W fast charging


    2GB + 32GB Storage will go for $91 (N32,760)

    3GB + 64GB storage will be priced at $98 (N35,280)




    Smart Desh ka Dumdaar Smartphone
    5000mAh Battery
    12MP AI Primary Camera, Sony IMX363 sensor
    Aura Wave Grip Design
    15.8cm (6.22) Dot Notch Display
    Supports 18W Fast Charge
    Wireless FM Radio
    Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5
    Type-C Port
    Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 439
    AI Face unlock


    Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 
    439 processor

    4x1.95GHz, 4x1.45GHz, A53+A53
    Adreno 505 650MHz

    2GB & 3GB LPDDR3 
    32GB eMMC v5.1

    * Actual free memory and capacity may vary due to various factors. As the operating system occupies a portion of 
    the RAM, actual available memory is less than stated. As the phone comes with pre-installed applications, the actual 
    storage size is smaller than stated.


    12MP AI camera

    Primary Camera

    12MP rear camera, f/1.8, 1.4µm microns pixel size, 6P lens, Dual-PD PDAF, Flash

    Front camera

    8MP front camera, f/2.0 aperture, 1.12µm pixel size


    1080p video, 30fps
    720p video, 30fps


    Resolution: HD+ (720*1520)
    PPI: 270
    Contrast ratio: 1500:1
    NTSC ratio: 70.8%

    Supports Sunlight mode
    Supports Night mode
    Supports Reading mode
    Supports Color temperature adjustment
    Support Standard mode


    5000mAh (typ) Li-Polymer

    18W Fast Charging supported
    Built-in rechargeable battery
    5V/2A charger included in box


    Height: 156.48mm 
    Width: 75.41mm
    Thickness: 9.4mm
    Weight: 188g

    Network & 

    2 + 1 microSD card slot

    Supports dual SIM cards from different carriers; 
    Both cards can access 4G connectivity simultaneously① 

    Supports dual nano-SIM card + micro-SD expansion, 
    either card can be set as the primary card. 

    Supports /4G/3G/2G 
    Supports dual SIM VoLTE HD calling②

    Note 1: Dual 4G SIM requires the support of local telecom operator services, and may not be available in all regions 
    Note 2 : Only certain regions and telecom operators support VoLTE

    Network bands

    GSM: B2/3/5/8
    WCDMA: B1/2/5/8
    LTE: B40/41

    Wireless network

    Supports protocols: 802.11 b/g/n
    Supports 2.4G WiFi / WiFi Direct / WiFi Display
    Support Bluetooth 4.2
    Supports wireless radio

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    Supported video formats: H.263, H.264 AVC Baseline Profile (BP), H.264 AVC Main Profile (MP) 
    Supported audio formats: PCM, AAC / AAC+, MP3, AMR–NB and WB, PCM/WAVE Vorbis

    Package contents

    Redmi 8A / Power adapter / Type-C cable / Warranty card / User guide / SIM insertion tool

    Phone Pros:
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    Phone Cons:
    • none
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