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Xiaomi Redmi 8 vs Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual

Summary
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Display

6.22" (15.8 cm)

720x1520 px, 270 PPI

6.22" (15.8 cm)

720x1520 px, 270 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

1.95 GHz + 1.45 GHz, 3 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

1.95 GHz + 1.45 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Storage

32 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

32 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP + 2 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

13 MP + 2 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

Battery

5000 mAh

5000 mAh

Expert Rating

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User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

4/5 based on 6 ratings

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4.1/5 based on 29,092 ratings

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General
Launch Date

February 18, 2020 (Official)

Brand

Xiaomi

Xiaomi

Model

Redmi 8

Redmi 8A Dual

Operating System

Android v9.0 (Pie)

Android v9.0 (Pie)

Custom UI

MIUI

MIUI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

no  No

Quick Charging

yes Fast, 18W

yes Fast, 18W

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 156.4 mm
Width: 75.4 mm
Thickness: 9.4 mm

Height: 156.4 mm
Width: 75.4 mm
Thickness: 9.4 mm

Weight

188 grams

188 grams

Build Material


Back: Plastic


Back: Plastic

Colours

Sapphire Blue, Ruby Red, Emerald Green, Onxy Black

Midnight Grey, Sea Blue, Sky White

Waterproof

yes Splash proof

yes Splash proof

Display
Average
Average
Screen Size

6.22 " (15.8 cm)

6.22 " (15.8 cm)

Screen Resolution

720 x 1520 pixels

720 x 1520 pixels

Aspect Ratio

19:9

19:9

Bezel-less display

yes with waterdrop notch

yes with waterdrop notch

Pixel Density

270 ppi

270 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

81.48 %

81.48 %

Performance
Good
Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 439

Qualcomm Snapdragon 439

Processor

Octa core (1.95 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53 + 1.45 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Octa core (1.95 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53 + 1.45 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 505

Adreno 505

RAM

3 GB

2 GB

Bootup Time (tested by 91mobiles)

25.0 s

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

32 GB

32 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 512 GB

yes Up to 512 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

Camera
Very Good
Good
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Dual

Dual

Resolution

12 MP f/1.8 Primary Camera(2.55" sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size)2 MP, Depth Camera

13 MP f/2.2 Primary Camera(3.1" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera(1.75µm pixel size)

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

CMOS image sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F1.8

F2.2

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4128 x 3096 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

8 MP f/2.0 Primary Camera(4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)

8 MP f/2.0 Primary Camera(1.12µm pixel size)

Sensor

CMOS

Physical Aperture

F2.0

F2.0

Flash

yes Screen flash

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Excellent
Excellent
Capacity

5000 mAh

5000 mAh

Type

Li-Polymer

Li-Polymer

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

Quick Charging

yes Fast, 18W

yes Fast, 18W

USB Type-C

yes

yes

Battery Charging Time (20% to 100%) (tested by 91mobiles)

02h 35m 06s

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

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 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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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
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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
Read More..

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
Read More..

SAR Value

Head: 0.339 W/kg, Body: 1.000 W/kg

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Calling

yes

Bluetooth

yes v4.2

yes v4.2

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

no  No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes Wireless FM

yes Wireless FM

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

no  No

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

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Related Questions

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  • How to change the icon size on Redmi 8?

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    Answered By Aashish Kumar | 11 months ago

    There are multiple ways to change the icon size on any Redmi phone.The method that I am going to explain is the easiest one and should work on all Redmi Phones.

    For resizing the icon, you can go into Themes, 

    Click on the Profile option.

    Click on the Customise Theme.

    Now, click the desired Tray .

    Chose the desired Theme, in this case the theme with bigger icons.

    This the easiest method to solve the issue.

    You can also check out all other cool features and other updates regarding Redmi 8 here.

  • How to save data pack on Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual ?

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    Answered By Rashi Anand | 6 months ago

    Data Usage on any device mainly depends upon the Usage Habit of the User.

    However, if you want to limit the Data Usage on your device or Save the Data Pack, there are two effective ways.

    1.Set a Daily Data Usage Limit on your device .

    2.Samsung device comes with a Data Saver Mode , it will help to reduce unnecessary usage of Data by back end running applications.

    In the meantime,do not forget to find all the detailed specifications and other latest updates related to Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual here.

  • How to set up Wifi Hotspot on Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual ?

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    Answered By Devamadana Rangan | 6 months ago

    Setting up WiFi Hotspot in your Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual is a very quick and easy process.

    Just slide into your Settings > Portable Hotspot and click on the option.

    In this option, you would all the settings related to setting up Hotspot in your device.

    In the meantime, do not forget to find all the detailed specifications and other latest updates related to Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual here.

  • Does Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual support VR?

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    Answered By Dia Rastogi | 6 months ago

    Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual definitely supports VR.

    All you need to watch a VR Video in your device is a VR Video and a VR gear.

    In the meantime, do not forget to find all the detailed specifications and other latest updates related to Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual here.

  • Does Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual support OTG?

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    Answered By Kuber Ranga | 6 months ago

    Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual definitely supports OTG.

    The device comes with the connectivity option of USB Type-C.

    Thus, all you need to connect your device with a Flash drive or a Hard-Disk is a OTG Cable.

    In the meantime, do not forget to find all the detailed specifications and other latest updates related to Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual here.

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