Shortly before the expected announcement of the Redmi 8, the network has already appeared the first photos of its more affordable version called Redmi 8A. The leak also revealed the detailed specifications of the future products — compared with the predecessor, the device has a noticeable hardware upgrade.
According to the source, the budget smartphone with a drop-shaped cutout in the display and a fingerprint scanner on the back cover will be equipped with an eight-core Snapdragon 439 processor. The volume of RAM will be 4 GB, the built-in drive — 64 GB. For the autonomy of the device will be responsible for capacious battery 5000 mAh. For comparison, Redmi 7A is available in versions 2/16 and 2/32 GB.
The dual rear camera of the smartphone is rumored to receive sensors with a resolution of 12 and 8 MP. Unlike the previous model, it is located in the center of the rear cover. The LED flash is outside the camera module. Out of the box, the device will run Android 9.0 Pie with a proprietary MIUI shell. Diagonal display source does not specify — presumably it will be a little more than 6 inches.
Date of announcement and the price Redmi 8A to be announced.