[Exclusive] Redmi 8A launches on September 25th, and here’s how much it will cost

“Redmi 8A prices in India for the 2GB + 16GB, 3GB + 32GB, and 4GB + 64GB variants are Rs 6,499, Rs 6,999, and Rs 8,999, respectively”

Redmi 8A smartphone was recently confirmed to launch in India on September 25th. We already know the Redmi 8A specification thanks to a TENAA listing. It will sport a 6.2-inch HD+ display with waterdrop notch to accommodate the selfie camera, and it would be powered by a 2GHz octa-core processor, though the chipset name is a mystery. Now ahead of the launch, 91mobiles exclusively brings you the Redmi 8A price in India. According to a trusted source, the handset will start at Rs 6,499 for the variant with 2GB RAM and 16GB storage. The variant with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage will cost Rs 6,999, while the 4GB + 64GB option will be relatively pricier at Rs 8,999 at the moment.

Redmi 8A price in India

Redmi 8A variantPrice in India
2GB + 16GBRs 6,499
3GB + 32GBRs 6,999
4GB + 64GBRs 8,999

Redmi 8A specifications

The Redmi 8A is expected to flaunt a 6.21-inch HD+ display with 720 x 1,520 pixels resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio. It is said to be powered by a 2GHz octa-core processor and will be made available in three variants: 2GB RAM with 16GB storage, 3GB RAM and 32GB storage, and, lastly, 4GB RAM and 64GB storage that is user expandable up to 512GB. In terms of software, the Redmi 8A is likely to boot Android 9.0 Pie with MIUI 10 custom skin on top.

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Redmi 8A is expected to be available in Black, Red, Blue, White, Green, Purple, Pink, and Grey colour options

As for the camera, the Redmi 8A is said to pack a single 12MP sensor on the back with LED flash. On the front, there is an 8MP snapper for selfies and video chats. A 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast-charging support fuels the phone. However, it won’t have a traditional fingerprint sensor, so users will have to rely on Face unlock for security. The Redmi 8A weighs 188 grams and measures 156.3 x 75.4 x 9.4mm. It is expected to be available in Black, Red, Blue, White, Green, Purple, Pink, and Grey colour options.

Key Specs

Xiaomi Redmi 8A
Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 | 2 GBProcessor
6.22 inches Display
12 MPRear camera
8 MPSelfie camera
5000 mAh Battery
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Xiaomi Redmi 8A Price
Rs. 8,400
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Review Summary

Expert Rating3.5/5



  • Good design and solid build
  • Long battery life
  • USB Type-C and fast charging support


  • Average performance
  • Cameras could be better
  • Bloatware and spam notifications in MIUI
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