Xiaomi releases Android 10 Update for Redmi 8A Dual in India (with Recovery ROM)

Redmi 8A Dual has started receiving the Android 10 Update in India along with MIUI 11 skin. The device made its debut last February with Android Pie 9.0. The newer build of Android 10, doesn’t bring the anticipated MIUI 12 custom skin on the Redmi 8A Dual. Xiaomi may take some time to push its newest skin to the entry-level phones.

Android 10 Update for Redmi 8A Dual is seeding in India with MIUI V11.0.1.0.QCQINXM software version. It’s still based on MIUI 11, weighs around 1.6GB to download, and brings an August 2020 monthly security patch. In the month of July, Xiaomi brings the Android 10 for the vanilla Redmi 8A.

Talking about the features, then the newest build brings improved system-wide dark mode, full-screen navigation gestures, focus mode, a bunch of improvements to the system, and more. This release also improves system security. Here you can check the complete changelog that comes with Redmi 8A Dual Android 10 Update.

Redmi 8A Dual Android 10 Update

Android 10 Update for Redmi 8A Dual – Changelog


  • Updated Android Security Patch to August 2020. Increased system security.
  • Stable MIUI based on Android 10

As of now, the V11.0.1.0.QCQINXM update is weeding to select Redmi 8A Dual users, the OTA might take some time to hit every device. If you’re in a hurry, then you can grab the recovery ROM and sideload the newest build on your device manually.

But before updating the device, make sure to check the prerequisites list.


  • Make sure to charge your phone to at least 30%.
  • Take a full backup of your data, in case of failures you may lose your data.
  • We request you to follow the steps carefully so that you can successfully update your phone without any harm.
  • You can also use the Fastboot ROM if it is available, using Mi Flash Tool & Xiaomi USB Drivers.

Here’s how you can easily sideload the Redmi 8A Dual Android 10 from recovery ROM.

At first, grab the recovery ROM from the afore-mentioned link, then head over to the settings > about phone > system updates. Click on the three-dots menu icon available in the top right corner. Now tap on choose update package option and select the firmware. That’s it.

All done. Now you can start using your Xiaomi Redmi 8A Dual running on Android 10.

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By Haneet Singh

Haneet is a passionate tech writer and a consumer. He loves tinkering with the newest tech - smartphones, wearables, laptops, smart TVs, and other smart home devices. For tips, you can connect Haneet at haneetsingh@outlook.com

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