Redmi 8A Android Software Update Download Links Repository

Redmi 8A Android Software Update Download Links Repository

The Redmi 8A is the brand’s entry-level smartphone touting a 6.22-inch HD+ IPS LCD panel with Gorilla Glass 5 Protection. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC paired with up to 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM. For optics, it sports a single 12MP camera with f/1.8 aperture and an 8MP selfie camera in the dew-drop notch at the front. Other features of the phone include dedicated microSD card slot, 3.5mm headphone jack, USB Type-C, a humongous 5,000mAh battery and support for 18W fast charging.

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As far as software is concerned, the Xiaomi Redmi 8A runs MIUI based on Android 9.0 Pie. The device has received multiple updates since its release. As it is sold in a number of regions, the MIUI skin for the phone comes in different editions such as China, Global, India, Russia, and Europe. Additionally, Xiaomi/Redmi stable ROMs also come in two different formats – ‘Recovery’ and ‘Fastboot’. Hence, to help you out, we have compiled all the MIUI updates rolled out to Redmi 8A in one place.

Xiaomi Redmi 8A


Redmi 8A: Software Update Download Links Repository

You can find links to both Recovery ROMs and Fastboot ROMs below.

Region: China (olivelite)

Stable ROMs for China

1. MIUI v10.3.3.0.PCPCNXM
Release Date: 2019/09/20
System: MIUI 10, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.61 GB | 2.16 GB
Download: Recovery ROM | Fastboot ROM
Changelog:

  • Other
    • Optimized system performance
    • Improved system security and stability

2. MIUI v10.3.4.0.PCPCNXM
Release Date: 2019/10/10
System: MIUI 10, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.70 GB | 2.25 GB
Download: Recovery ROM | Fastboot ROM
Changelog:

  • Music
    • Optimization: The UI of the player is more simple and intuitive now
    • Optimization: Local songs and items in the favorites are arranged better now
    • Fix: We improved a couple of things and fixed some bug

3. MIUI v11.0.3.0.PCPCNXM
Release Date: 2019/11/19
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.77 GB | 2.39 GB
Download: Recovery ROM | Fastboot ROM
Changelog:

  • System
    • Updated Android Security Patch to November 2019. Increased system security.

4. MIUI v11.0.4.0.PCPCNXM
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.77 GB
Download: Recovery ROM
Changelog:

  • Lockscreen, status bar, Notification shade
    • Fix: Couldn’t open the Notification shade in some cases

5. MIUI v11.0.7.0.PCPCNXM
Release Date: 2020/01/12
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.74 GB | 2.37 GB
Download: Recovery ROM | Fastboot ROM
Changelog:

  • System
    • Updated Android Security Patch to December 2019. Increased system security.
  • Status bar, Notification shade
    • Fix: Couldn’t open notification settings in the Notification shade in Second space
    • Fix: Couldn’t open the Notification shade in some cases
  • Data usage
    • Fix: Errors occurred after switching SIM cards
  • Other
    • Fix: Images overlapped in scrolling screenshots

Region: Global (oliveliteglobal)

Stable ROMs for Global

1. MIUI v10.3.3.0.PCPMIXM
Release Date
: 2019/10/19
System: MIUI 10, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.65 GB | 2.72 GB
Download: Recovery ROM | Fastboot ROM
Changelog:

  • System
    • Updated Android Security Patch to October 2019. Increased system security.

2. MIUI v11.0.1.0.PCPMIXM
Release Date: 2019/11/21
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.68 GB | 2.82 GB
Download: Recovery ROM  | Fastboot ROM
Changelog:

  • Comprehensive design optimized for full screen display devices
    • Removing visual clutter, improving touch controls, and refining the use of color allowed us to create the system where nothing stands between you and the content
  • Sounds of nature
    • Wake up to the gentle sounds of nature with our new alarm ringtones
    • Notification sounds won’t make you tired. Now, they keep changing dynamically, just like nature does.
  • Mi Share
    • Transfer files from phone to phone at breakneck speeds
  • Documents
    • Preview your documents before you open them
    • Stay productive and efficient with our all-new Mi Doc Viewer
  • Printing
    • Print photos and files directly from your phone without installing any additional apps
  • More features
    • Tasks. Manage and edit your tasks in the Notes app. Receive timely notifications and mark things done.
    • Quick replies. Reply to messages from any app.
    • Game Turbo. Turn your device into an ultimate gaming console.
  • System
    • New: Editing, sharing, and customizing your screenshots is now much easier
    • Optimization: Lock screen pocket mode
  • Lockscreen, status bar, Notification shade
    • New: Different options for hiding the notch
    • Fix: Couldn’t open the Notification shade in some cases
  • Clock
    • Optimization: More obvious naming for local time
  • App vault
    • Optimization: Improved the “Stocks” card
  • Radio
    • Fix: The app force closed in some cases
  • Game speed booster
    • New: Continuous swiping opens an additional menu in Game Turbo now
    • New: You can create a Home screen shortcut for Game Turbo now
    • Refreshed start page of Game Turbo
    • Auto brightness, screenshot gestures, and Reading mode can be turned off automatically when Game Turbo is on
    • A major upgrade for the toolbox in Game Turbo: autoplay and switching between data SIM cards are available now

3. MIUI v11.0.2.0.PCPMIXM
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.70 GB
Download: Recovery ROM
Changelog:

  • Lockscreen, status bar, Notification shade
    • Fix: Couldn’t open notification settings in the Notification shade in Second space
  • Other
    • Fix: Images overlapped in scrolling screenshots

4. MIUI v11.0.3.0.PCPMIXM
Release Date: 2019/12/19
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.70 GB | 2.90 GB
Download: Recovery ROM | Fastboot ROM
Changelog:

  • System
    • Updated Android Security Patch to December 2019. Increased system security.
  • Lockscreen, status bar, Notification shade
    • Fix: Couldn’t open notification settings in the Notification shade in Second space
  • Other
    • Fix: Images overlapped in scrolling screenshots

5. MIUI v11.0.4.0.PCPMIXM
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.71 GB
Download: Recovery ROM
Changelog:

  • App vault
    • New: Music card
    • EU privacy adjustments

6. MIUI v11.0.5.0.PCPMIXM
Release Date: 2020/02/21
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.71 GB
Download: Recovery ROM
Changelog:

  • System
    • Updated Android Security Patch to January 2020. Increased system security.
  • App vault
    • New: Music card
    • EU privacy adjustments
  • Security
    • Optimization: Localized payment security icon for India

Region: Russia (oliveliteruglobal)

Stable ROMs for Russia

1. MIUI v10.3.3.0.PCPRUXM
Release Date: 2019/10/26
System: MIUI 10, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.65 GB | 2.74 GB
Download: Recovery ROM | Fastboot ROM
Changelog:

  • Other
    • Optimized system performance
    • Improved system security and stability

2. MIUI v11.0.1.0.PCPRUXM
Release Date: 2019/11/23
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.69 GB | 2.86 GB
Download: Recovery ROM | Fastboot ROM
Changelog:

  • Comprehensive design optimized for full screen display devices
    • Removing visual clutter, improving touch controls, and refining the use of color allowed us to create the system where nothing stands between you and the content
  • Sounds of nature
    • Wake up to the gentle sounds of nature with our new alarm ringtones
    • Notification sounds won’t make you tired. Now, they keep changing dynamically, just like nature does.
  • Mi Share
    • Transfer files from phone to phone at breakneck speeds
  • Documents
    • Preview your documents before you open them
    • Stay productive and efficient with our all-new Mi Doc Viewer
  • Printing
    • Print photos and files directly from your phone without installing any additional apps
  • More features
    • Tasks. Manage and edit your tasks in the Notes app. Receive timely notifications and mark things done.
    • Quick replies. Reply to messages from any app.
    • Game Turbo. Turn your device into an ultimate gaming console.
  • Radio
    • Fix: The app force closed in some cases

3. MIUI v11.0.2.0.PCPRUXM
Release Date: 2019/12/21
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.70 GB | 2.95 GB
Download: Recovery ROM  | Fastboot ROM
Changelog:

  • System
    • Updated Android Security Patch to December 2019. Increased system security.
  • Lockscreen, status bar, Notification shade
    • Fix: Couldn’t open notification settings in the Notification shade in Second space
  • Security
    • Optimization: Localized payment security icon for India
  • Other
    • Fix: Images overlapped in scrolling screenshots

4. MIUI v11.0.3.0.PCPRUXM
Release Date: 2020/02/25
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.71 GB
Download: Recovery ROM
Changelog:

  • System
    • Updated Android Security Patch to January 2020. Increased system security.

Region: India (oliveliteinglobal)

Stable ROMs for India

1. MIUI v10.3.1.0.PCPINXM
Release Date: 2019/09/11
System: MIUI 10, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.58 GB | 2.11 GB
Download: Recovery ROM | Fastboot ROM
Changelog:

  • Other
    • Optimized system performance
    • Improved system security and stability

2. MIUI v10.3.3.0.PCPINXM
Release Date: 2019/10/16
System: MIUI 10, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.62 GB | 2.26 GB
Download: Recovery ROM | Fastboot ROM
Changelog:

  • System
    • Updated Android Security Patch to September 2019. Increased system security.
  • App vault
    • New: You can swipe down to view more shortcuts now
    • Optimization: All-new design and UI

3. MIUI v11.0.1.0.PCPINXM
Release Date: 2019/11/05
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.66 GB | 2.33 GB
Download: Recovery ROM | Fastboot ROM
Changelog:

  • Comprehensive design optimized for full screen display devices
    • Removing visual clutter, improving touch controls, and refining the use of color allowed us to create the system where nothing stands between you and the content
  • Sounds of nature
    • Wake up to the gentle sounds of nature with our new alarm ringtones
    • Notification sounds won’t make you tired. Now, they keep changing dynamically, just like nature does.
  • Mi Share
    • Transfer files from phone to phone at breakneck speeds
  • Documents
    • Preview your documents before you open them
    • Stay productive and efficient with our all-new Mi Doc Viewer
  • Printing
    • Print photos and files directly from your phone without installing any additional apps
  • More features
    • Tasks. Manage and edit your tasks in the Notes app. Receive timely notifications and mark things done.
    • Quick replies. Reply to messages from any app.
    • Game Turbo. Turn your device into an ultimate gaming console.
    • Record and track your menstruation cycle
  • System
    • Updated Android Security Patch to October 2019. Increased system security.
  • Game speed booster
    • New: Continuous swiping opens an additional menu in Game Turbo now
    • New: You can create a Home screen shortcut for Game Turbo now
    • Refreshed start page of Game Turbo
    • Auto brightness, screenshot gestures, and Reading mode can be turned off automatically when Game Turbo is on
    • A major upgrade for the toolbox in Game Turbo: autoplay and switching between data SIM cards are available now

MIUI v11.0.3.0.PCPINXM
Release Date: 2019/11/19
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.66 GB | 2.36 GB
Download: Recovery | Fastboot
Changelog:

  • System
    • Updated Android Security Patch to November 2019. Increased system security.

4. MIUI v11.0.5.0.PCPINXM
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.69 GB
Download: Recovery ROM
Changelog:

  • System
    • Updated Android Security Patch to December 2019. Increased system security.
  • Lockscreen, status bar, Notification shade
    • Fix: Couldn’t open notification settings in the Notification shade in Second space
    • Fix: Couldn’t open the Notification shade in some cases
  • Security
    • Optimization: Localized payment security icon for India
  • Other
    • Fix: Images overlapped in scrolling screenshots

5. MIUI v11.0.7.0.PCPINXM
Release Date: 2020/02/21
System: MIUI 11, Android 9.0 Pie
Size: 1.69 GB
Download: Recovery ROM
Changelog:

  • Status bar, Notification shade
    • Fix: Couldn’t open notification settings in the Notification shade in Second space
    • Fix: Couldn’t open the Notification shade in some cases
  • Other
    • Fix: Images overlapped in scrolling screenshots


How to Install Redmi 8A software update

If you are looking to install these updates downloaded from above on your Redmi 8A, follow the instructions on this page. Installation instructions are available for both Recovery and Fastboot ROMs.