The Xiaomi Redmi 8A received an official MIUI 11 update back in November. Although the custom skin came with a plethora of new features and visuals, it’s still based on Android 9 Pie.
The Redmi 8A is an entry-level smartphone so it’s good news that the handset has been spotted on Geekbench with the latest Android version.
The Redmi 8A with Android 10 scores 864 points in Single-Core scores and 3669 in Multi-Core scores. The 3GB variant of the Redmi 8A has been used for GeekBench testing.
The listing shows a Xiaomi Redmi 8A handset running the latest Android 10 suggesting that an update might be underway. Xiaomi hasn’t disclosed a time frame in which we should expect the update but we remain hopeful with this Geekbench report.
Redmi 8A Specifications:
The Redmi 8A sports a 6.2-inch HD+ Display with a resolution of 720 x 1520 pixels and a pixel density of 270 PPI with a waterdrop notch. The display has a screen to body ratio of 81.8% and can blow up to 400 nits and protected by Gorilla Glass 5. It sports the Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 chipset which pairs with Adreno 505 GPU.
This chipset has an octa-core setup which includes 2x 1.95 GHz Cortex-A53 & 6x 1.45 GHz Cortex A53 cores and is built on 12nm process. Further the SoC pairs with 2 and 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. This is further expandable via a micro SD card up to 512GB.