Xiaomi has rolled out a global update for the Redmi 8, while the Redmi 8A users in China have got the MIUI 12 update. On the other hand, the Redmi 7A users in India have got the MIUI 12 update.
Users who did not receive the push notification for the update can check for it manually by going to the Settings > About phone> System update> Click on download and update your device.
With MIUI 12 users will be able to experience features like Dark Mode 2.0, sensory visual design, super wallpapers, new animations, new gestures, health tracking, AI calling, enhanced privacy and more.
To recall, Redmi 8 comes with a 6.22-inch with HD+ resolution and is powered by an octavos-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 processor. The smartphone packs 3GB/4GB of RAM and comes in two storage variants — 32GB and 64GB.
Redmi 8 comes with dual rear camera with 12MP main sensor and 2MP secondary camera. The front houses an 8MP shooter for selfies. The smartphone is backed by a 5,000 mAh battery.
On the other hand, the Redmi 8A falls under the ultra-budget segment and it comes with a 6.22-inch HD+ display with 720×1520 pixel resolution. The device comes with a triple card slot and with a P2i coating which makes it splash resistant.
Redmi 8A sports a 12MP single-lens rear camera with LD flash and f/1.8 aperture. The front is home to an 8MP selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture.
Lastly, launched in 2019, the Redmi 7A is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 processor coupled with 2GB RAM. The device comes in two variants — 16GB and 32GB. The device houses a 4000mAh battery.