Xiaomi Redmi 8A is the latest device for lovers of quality smartphones. The device comes with a 5000mAh battery that you can use for complete 24 hours to browse, chat and play games.If you have used any of the Xiaomi Android smartphones before, you can be sure that Redmi 8A will deliver an amazing user experience to buyers. Would you like to know more about this android device? On this webpage, you will find my honest review of Redmi 8A, the full specifications, and the price in Nigeria.
On Redmi 8A, you will find a 2GB RAM and 16GB storage. Its other variant comes with 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM that is expandable to 512GB through the use of a MicroSD card. That’s for those who have lots of files they would want to store on their mobile phones. In fact, Redmi 8A is almost similar to Redmi 7 released some months ago, but with much higher battery capacity and other upgrades.
Following the latest trend in technology, Redmi 8A is built with Fast charging support and 4G LTE. You don’t have to plug in your for phone and wait for several hours just to charge it. With Fast charge technology, the device can be up and running in minutes.
In the area of Camera, Redmi 8A can be counted upon. The Android smartphone comes with an 8MP Front Camera that you can use to take amazing selfies. At the back, we see a 12MP camera that delivers top-notch photographs, but not as rugged as what Infinix Hot 8 packs in terms of camera. If you like a low price phone in Nigeria with good camera standing, Redmi 8A is ever ready. If you are like many people on social media that enjoy taking and posting photographs of their precious moments, this is the type of device you should consider buying.
Redmi 8A 6.22-inch screen with a resolution of 720 X 1520 pixels, is another feature that sets the Android smartphone apart. It makes the device a perfect option for android games lovers.
Overall, I consider Redmi 8A one of the best mid range devices that Xiaomi has produced. Below are just some of the reasons I said so.
Design And Display
Redmi 8A device comes in three colors: Ocean Blue, Sunset Red, and Midnight Black. It comes with a 6.22-inch display with a screen resolution of 720 X 1520 pixels. The device also comes with a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 for screen protection.
At the front, you will find a secondary camera that sits towards the top of the phone. The rear camera is positioned at the upper part of the phone, towards the center.
Camera and Battery
Redmi 8A features a 5000mAh non-removable battery with an 18Watts fast charging support. If you are not a heavy user, the battery can last for up to 4 days once charged. For heavy users like myself, be rest assured the battery can serve you for 24 hours.
Like I mentioned earlier, Redmi 8A comes with an 8MP secondary camera. It also has a 12MP primary camera that you can use to take top quality photographs. Pictures you can upload on Facebook, Whatsapp, and Twitter with little or no editing.
Hardware and Software
Xiaomi Redmi 8A runs on Android 9.0 Pie (MIUI 10 user interface) and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 processor. The Smartphone has a 3GB RAM and inbuilt storage of about 32GB that is expandable to 512 GB through a memory card. The variant features a 2GB RAM and a 16GB ROM.
The device supports dual SIMS, 4G LTE, Bluetooth V5, WIFI, FM radio etc. It also comes with a fingerprint scanner and Face Unlock feature.
Redmi 8A Price in Nigeria and Availability
Redmi 8A price in Nigeria starts from N33,500. Depending on your location, you can buy the phone for upto N35,000. To buy it online, you can visit shopping malls like Jumia, Konga etc in Nigeria.
If you are searching for a low budget android smartphone that has real exciting features, Redmi 8A is that device.
Redmi 8A Full Specifications
|Display||6.22″ (15.8 cm)|
|Launch Date In India||September 29, 2019 (Official)|
|Front Camera||8 MP|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 439|
|Rear Camera||12 MP|
|Other Sensors||Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass|
|Operating System||Android v9.0 (Pie)|
|Sim Slots||Dual SIM, GSM+GSM|
|Launch Date||September 29, 2019 (Official)|
|Sim Size||SIM1: Nano SIM2: Nano|
|Network||4G: Available (supports Indian bands) 3G: Available, 2G: Available|
|Fm Radio||Yes Wireless FM|
|Audio Jack||3.5 mm|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 439|
|Processor||Octa-core (1.95 GHz, Quad-core, Cortex A53 + 1.45 GHz, Quad-core, Cortex A53)|
|Waterproof||Yes Splash proof|
|Colors||Midnight Black, Ocean Blue, Sunset Red|
|Display Type||IPS LCD|
|Bezel-less Display||Yes with waterdrop notch|
|Pixel Density||270 ppi|
|Screen Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass v5|
|Screen To Body Ratio Calculated||81.48 %|
|Screen Size||6.22 inches (15.8 cm)|
|Screen Resolution||720 x 1520 pixels|
|Touch Screen||Yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch|
|User Available Storage||Up to 21 GB|
|Internal Memory||32 GB|
|Usb Otg Support||Yes|
|Expandable Memory||Yes Up to 512 GB|
|Settings||Exposure compensation, ISO control|
|Camera Features||Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus|
|Image Resolution||4000 x 3000 Pixels|
|Sensor||Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor|
|Autofocus||Yes Phase Detection autofocus|
|Shooting Modes||Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)|
|Resolution||8 MP Front Camera|
|Flash||Yes LED Flash|
|Video Recording||1920×1080 @ 30 fps, 1280×720 @ 30 fps|
|Quick Charging||Yes Fast|
|Wifi||Yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n|
|Wifi Features||Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot|
|Usb Typec||Yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)|
|Usb Connectivity||Mass storage device, USB charging|
|Network Support||4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G|
|Gps||Yes with A-GPS, Glonass|
|Sim 1||4G Bands:TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS:Available EDGE:Available|
|Sim Size||SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano|
|Sim 2||4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS:Available EDGE:Available|