Just after two months of launching the Redmi 7A smartphone in India, Xiaomi is all set to bring its successor in the country. The company has announced that it will launch the Redmi 8A in India on September 25. The teaser posted on Twitter confirms notch display instead of the 18:9 one on the 7A.
Xiaomi‘s teaser also reveals a bigger battery with faster charging, immersive viewing experience, Aura wave grip design and smooth multitasking. Some specs were also revealed when it was certified on TENAA last month.
Xiaomi Redmi 8A Specifications
As per TENAA listing, the upcoming Redmi 8A will come with a 6.2-inch HD+(1520 × 720 pixels) 2.5D curved glass display with 19:9 aspect ratio. So it will be a not notch display.
The device will be powered by a 2GHz Octa-Core processor paired with up to 4GB RAM. It will also pack up to 64GB storage that will be expandable up to 512GB with microSD. The smartphone runs on Android 9 Pie with MIUI 10 on top.
In the camera department, it will sport a 12MP rear camera with LED Flash and an 8MP front-facing camera. It might not sport a fingerprint sensor but will come with the face unlock feature. There will also be an infrared sensor.
Connectivity features will include 3.5mm audio jack, Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS + GLONASS. The device will be powered by a big 5000mAh battery.
Dimensions of the phone will be 156.3×75.4×9.4mm and its weight will be 188g.
Redmi 8A Price in India, Availability
Since Redmi A series is a budget series, so Redmi 8A will also be a budget phone. Going by the price of Redmi 7A in India, we expect Redmi 8A price in India will start at Rs. 5,999.