Redmi 8A with 5000mAh battery, water drop notch display to launch on September 25th in India

Xiaomi has begun teasing the Redmi 8A India launch date. The new entry level phone is set to debut next week in the Country.

Redmi 8A India launch date
An official Redmi 8A teaser hints that the phone features a 5000mAh battery, and also confirms that the device will sport a water-drop notch display.

Redmi 8A display

According to a TENAA listing, the phone has a 6.217-inch HD+ Display with a water-drop notch, and is powered by an octa-core processor clocked at 2.0 GHz. The Redmi 8A has 2GB/3GB/4GB of RAM and 16GB/32GB/64GB of storage and supports up to 512GB of expandable memory via a microSD card slot.

Redmi 8A

The Redmi 8A has a single rear camera with a 12MP lens and an LED flash, and an 8MP front facing camera.

Redmi 8A camera

There is no visible fingerprint scanner on the device, and considering that this is an entry level phone, it’s unlikely to be equipped with one.

Redmi 8A specs

  • Display: 6.217-inch HD+ (720 × 1520 pixels), TFT, water-drop notch
  • Operating System: MIUI 10 based on Android Pie
  • Processor: Octa-Core 2.0 GHz
  • Storage: 16GB/32GB/64GB + up to 512GB microSD
  • RAM: 2GB/3GB/4GB
  • Rear Camera: 12MP, LED Flash
  • Selfie Camera: 8MP
  • Sensors: Gravity sensor, distance sensor, light sensor
  • Battery: 5000mAh
  • Dimensions: 156.3 × 75.4 × 9.4 mm
  • Weight: 188g
  • Colours: Black, red, blue, pink, white, green, purple, gray

Redmi 8A India launch date

The Redmi 8A India launch date has been scheduled for September 25th. It remains unclear when Xiaomi will announce the Redmi Note 8 series in the Country.

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Ashwin Karthik
Originally a Business Grad, Ashwin is a natural at testing and reviewing apps & games for Windows and Android Apps, as well as flashing ROMs. A proud owner of a Redmi K20, he is also an avid gamer and loves playing on his Computer, PS4 & Nintendo consoles.

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