The dualSIM phone has a dedicated microSD card slot for storage expansion (up to 512GB). Powering the phone is a 5,000 mAh battery. Like other Xiaomi
smartphones, the Redmi 8A Dual has a P2i coating for protection against minor splashes and spillage.
Along with the Redmi 8A Dual, Xiaomi
also launched the Redmi-branded power banks of 10,000 mAh and 20,000 mAh battery capacity. The Redmi power banks will be available in white and black colours. The 10,000 mAh and 20,000 mAh models will be available for at Rs 799 and Rs 1,499, respectively. Sale will start on February 18 at 12 noon on Mi.com and Mi Homes. It will be also be available on Amazon India soon.