Introducing the Redmi 8A Dual, Xiaomi’s latest budget smartphone. It comes with a 6.22-inch HD+ display, and has a resolution of 1520 × 720 pixels. It packs up to 3GB RAM, and has an internal storage capacity of 32GB.The phone runs on Android 9.0 (Pie) based on Xiaomi’s MIUI 11. The smartphone features a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Protection and it is also Splash resistant.
The front of the phone sport an 8MP front-facing camera, while the back packed a 13MP rear camera with LED flash, and a 2MP secondary camera. The Redmi 8A Dual doesn’t have a fingerprint sensor, but comes with face unlock.
Redmi 8A Dual Specs And Key Features
- 6.22-inch (1520 × 720 pixels) HD+ 19:9 2.5D curved glass display with 70.8% NTSC color gamut, 15001 contrast ratio, 270 PPI, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
- Octa-Core (Quad 1.95GHz Cortex A53 + Quad 1.45GHz Cortex A53) Snapdragon 439 Mobile Platform with Adreno 505 GPU
- 2GB / 3GB LPDDR3 RAM with 32GB eMMC 5.1 storage, expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD
- Android 9.0 (Pie) with MIUI 11
- Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
- 13MP rear camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture, 2MP secondary camera with f/2.4 aperture
- 8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
- Splash resistant (P2i coating)
- 3.5mm audio jack, Wireless FM Radio
- Dimensions: 156.48×75.41×9.4mm
- Weight: 188g
- Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n with VoWiFi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
- 5000mAh (typical) battery with 18W fast charging
The phone is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 439 processor. It is powered by a 5000mAh battery with 18W fast charging. It supports WiFi, Bluetooth, 4G LTE and more.
Redmi 8A Dual Design And Display
The Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual smartphone has a plastic back with Aura X Grip. It is available in in Midnight Grey, Sea Blue and Sky White colors. The phone has a body dimension of 156.48×75.41×9.4mm, and weighs 188 grams. It comes with a splash resistant nano coating.
The Redmi 8A Dual sports a 6.22-inch HD+ 2.5D curved glass display, with a screen resolution of 1520 × 720 pixels. Featuring a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection, the phone has less than 81.8% screen-to-body ratio, and 19:9 aspect ration. The device also has ~270 ppi density and 15001 contrast ratio.
Storage And Performance
The phone comes with a 32GB eMMC 5.1 storage capacity, which can be expandable up to 512GB with microSD. It comes in two RAM variant with the biggest being 3GB RAM. Running on Android 9.0 (Pie) based on Xiaomi’s MIUI 11, the Redmi 8A Dual is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 439 processor.
For a better gaming experience, the phone is packed with an Adreno 505 graphic processing unit. This is supported by a 5000mAh battery capacity with 18W fast charging.
For the Connectivity features, the Redmi 8A Dual 4G LTE, dual SIM option, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n with VoWiFi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS and USB Type-C. The phone doesn’t have a fingerprint sensor, but comes with face unlock.
Redmi 8A Dual Camera Review
The Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual camera set up includes a single front and a dual rear camera sensor. It has an 8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, and on the back, is a 13MP rear camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture, 2MP secondary camera with f/2.4 aperture.
Price Of The Redmi 8A Dual
For the price details, the 2GB RAM with 32GB storage version cost $91, while the 3GB RAM with 32GB storage version comes with a price tag of $99.
Redmi 8A Dual Specifications
- SIM Card Dual SIM
- 2G Yes, GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 850
- 3G Yes, HSDPA 2100 / 900 / 850
- 4G Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
- Weight 188 grams
- Dimensions 156.48×75.41×9.4mm
- Colours Midnight Grey, Sea Blue and Sky White
- Internal 32GB
- External Up to 512GB, microSD
- RAM 2/3GB
- Size 6.22-inch HD+ Notch Display
- Type IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
- RESOLUTION 1520 × 720 pixels
- Multitouch Yes
PROCESSOR & OS
- CPU Octa-Core
- GPU Adreno 505
- OS Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 11
- CHIPSET Snapdragon 439 Processor
- Wi-Fi Yes, WiFi 802.11
- Hot-Spot Yes
- Bluetooth Yes,
- Sensor Face Unlock, accelerometer, proximity, compass
- USB Yes,
- Front 8MP front-facing camera
- Rear 13MP + 2MP Rear Camera With LED Flash
- Camera Flash Yes, LED flash
- Video Recording Yes,
- Camera Features Autofocus, Geo-tagging, Touch focus, Face detection
SOUND & VIDEO
- Loudspeaker Yes
- Video 3GP, MP4, WMV, AVI, MKV, FLV, H.264, H.263
- Jack Size 3.5mm
- Battery Model 5000mAh battery with 18W fast charging