Mi India: India’s number one smartphone brand Xiaomi has launched the Redmi 8A Dual. As previously teased on Redmi India Twitter account that Redmi will launch a new phone today. Finally, Xiaomi has removed the cover with the launch. Before going to details here is one thing that you need attention.
Last week Realme India launched Realme C3 in the country before the turn of a week Xiaomi today has launched the Redmi 8A Dual. Both phones are in the budget segments. Xiaomi & Redmi are the giant smartphone player in India. So here we expect we will see more budget smartphones from these companies in the coming months.
Redmi 8A Dual Price in India
Redmi 8A Dual comes in two different storage options the first variant comes with a 2GB RAM + 32GB storage with a price tag of Rs. 6,499 and the second variant comes with 3GB RAM + 32GB storage with a price tag of Rs. 6,999. The phone will start selling on Mi.com, Mi Home stores, and Amazon India from February 18th.
Redmi 8A Dual specifications & features
The device comes with a 6.22-inch HD + display with a resolution of 1520 x 720 pixels. The display has a waterdrop notch with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and an aspect ratio of 19:9. Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by an Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC with Adreno 505 GPU.
This Redmi phone is running on Android 9.0 Pie with MIUI 10. The company is providing a dual-camera setup on the back. The primary camera is a 13-Megapixel sensor and the secondary camera is a 2-Megapixel depth sensor. On the front, there is an 8-Megapixel sensor for video calling and taking selfies. The selfie camera also supports AI face unlock.
The Redmi 8A Dual has a massive 5000mAh battery that is the main highlight of this phone. The phone supports 18W fast charging and also supports the reverse charging feature. Xiaomi claims this 5000mAh battery can provide long back up just in a single charge. The phone memory is expandable up to 512GB with the dedicated microSD slot.
Connectivity options included dual SIM, 3.5mm headphone jack, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, voWi-Fi (Wi-Fi calling), USB Type-C port and Wireless FM radio support. Furthermore, the device is splashproof. Buyers can buy this phone in three different colors Sky White, Sea Blue, and Midnight Gray.