Xiaomi has released a stable version of MIUI 12.5 firmware for an old cheap smartphone sold under the Redmi brand. Moreover, two assemblies are available to him at once: Global and EEA (Europe).
Who is lucky?
After the release of the Indian assembly, Xiaomi has started sending out the European and global MIUI 12.5 for the Redmi 8A smartphone, which will be two years old in less than a month. The firmware is based on the Android 10 operating system.
This is the last major update for the model. Then he will receive only OS security fixes. By the way, MIUI 12.5 brought an Android security patch dated July this year. The global version number is v184.108.40.206 QCPMIX and the European version number is v220.127.116.11 QCPEUXM.
Recall that Redmi 8A appeared with MIUI 10 firmware and Android 9.0 Pie OS at the end of September 2019. The smartphone is equipped with a Snapdragon 439 chip, 12-megapixel main and 8-megapixel front cameras, and the battery has a capacity of 5000 mAh.