Redmi 8A, the successor of the Redmi 7A smartphone has been launched in India on 25th September 2019. The smartphone is the new phone of the Redmi A series which is known as the India favourite series as this have the budget smartphones till now. The company has offered the Aura Wave Grip design on the phone along with the splash resistant P2i nano-coating.
The key highlights of the phone include the 5000mAh battery, A dew-drop display notch and up to 3GB RAM. This is the first smartphone of the company in its A series in India which has the dot notch or the dew-drop notch. The phone will compete against the likes of the Galaxy M10 and the Realme C2. Here are the complete details of the new phone of Redmi.
Redmi 8A Price in India
The company has launched the phone in two different variants in India. Redmi 8A price in India is Rs 6499 for the base variant that comes with the 2GB RAM+32GB storage. The second variant of the phone has the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage. Its price is Rs 6999. There are three colour options of the phone i.e Midnight Black, Sunset Red and the Ocean Blue.
The phone will go on sale starting on 29th September. It will be exclusive on the Flipkart website and on the Mi.com. The phone will soon be available offline. To recall, the Redmi 7A was launched at a starting price of Rs 5999 in July.
Moving to the specifications of the Redmi 8A smartphone, the phone is a dual sim phone. It runs on the Android Pie operating system with the MIUI 10 on the top. There is a 6.22-inches display with an aspect ratio of 19:9. The display of the phone has the Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. There is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 processor. In terms of RAM, the phone has 2GB/3GB RAM with storage of 32GB. The internal storage is expandable via dedicated microSD slot up to 512GB.
Moving to the camera specifications of the phone, the Redmi 8A has a single rear camera. It comes with the 12MP Sony IMX363 sensor. On the front for selfies and video calling, there is an 8MP camera. The phone also has the face unlock feature. There is a 5000mAh battery on the phone and it comes with the support if 18W fast charging.