Xiaomi has announced in India its new cheapest smartphone – Redmi 8A.
What is known
The novelty received a plastic case with a corrugated surface, protection against P2i splashes, three colors, as well as a widescreen display with a drop-shaped cutout for an 8-megapixel selfie camera. The screen has a diagonal of 6.22 inches, IPS-matrix and resolution HD +. It is covered with a protective glass Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
Redmi 8A runs on an eight-core Snapdragon 439 processor paired with 2/3 GB of RAM. Built-in storage in the new 32 GB. It can be expanded with a microSD memory card. The main camera is a single 12 MP with a Sony IMX363 sensor and aperture f / 1.8. There is support for the AI function, as well as portrait shooting mode.
From the interesting, Redmi 8A received an energy-intensive 5000 mAh battery with a USB-C port and support for fast 18-watt charging. True, a 10 W power supply will go in the kit. Also, the novelty boasts a wireless radio function. That is, it is not necessary to connect headphones, although a 3.5 mm jack is present.
Price and when to wait
Redmi 8A will be sold in two versions: 2/32 GB and 3/32 GB. For the younger version they will ask for $ 91, and for the older one – $ 98. Sales in India will begin on September 29th. When the novelty arrives to us – it is not known.
Recall, Xiaomi recently introduced a line of smart TVs Mi Full Screen TV Pro , a Mi 9 Pro 5G smartphone , a Mi Mix Alpha concept device , Mi Air 2 True Wireless Earphones , 50 W portable charging Mi Power Bank 3 and a MIUI 11 shell .