Redmi 8A Dual Starts Receiving Android 10 Update in India, Users Outline


Redmi 8A Dual is now receiving the Android 10 update in India, users are reporting. The smartphone is eligible for MIUI 12 update, but first Xiaomi is updating it to Android 10, before releasing its latest custom Android ROM. The Redmi 8A Dual used to be launched with Android 9 Pie based on MIUI 11. This latest update is still based on MIUI 11, but the version gets upgraded to Android 10. The Redmi 8A Dual used to be launched in February and has since then received more than one price hikes because of GST revisions and provide chain disruptions.

While Xiaomi has not officially mentioned a rollout, Redmi 8A Dual on Telegram and Twitter to share screenshots of having received the Android 10 based MIUI 11 update in India. The update comes with build number MIUI V11.0.1.0.QCQINXM and is only rolling out for a handful of users for now. We’ve reached out to Xiaomi for clarification on the rollout, and will update this space when we hear back. For many who haven’t received a notification for the update, can retain checking manually in Settings to see whether the update has arrived for them or not. It is usually advisable that each one users backup their data before updating to Android 10. Be sure that your battery is charged up to 80 percent and that sufficient storage is to be had for seamless installation.

Currently, the Redmi 8A Dual is priced at Rs. 7,499 for the 2GB RAM + 32GB storage mannequin, Rs. 8,299 for the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage option, and Rs. 8,999 for the 3GB RAM + 64GB storage mannequin. The phone comes in Sea Blue, Sky White, and Nighttime Grey options. It is on sale via Amazon India and Key specifications of the phone include a Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC, a dual rear camera setup that has a 13-megapixel selfie camera, and a 5,000mAh battery with 18W flash charge.

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