After releasing the Redmi 9 and Redmi 9 Prime in India, Xiaomi has recently launched a new smartphone as an addition to the Redmi 9 series, which is Redi 9A. You can take it as a successor of the Redmi 9 and the Redmi 9 Prime. The Redmi 9A comes as an entry-level smartphone that features an octa-core processor, a large battery, and expandable storage.
Let’s check out the variants and the specifications of this phone. This phone will be offered in three different color variants. Those are Midnight Black, Nature Green, and Sea Blue. This dual-SIM (Nano) Redmi 9A runs on Android 10 with the support of MIUI 12 and is powered by the MediaTek Helio G25 SoC Processor. Regarding the display, this phone features a 6.53-inches HD+ (720×1,600 pixels) LCD Dot Drop display with a 20:9 aspect ratio.
In terms of camera, this phone comes with a single 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture. For the selfies, you will get a 5-megapixel selfie shooter with f/2.2 aperture on the front, which is housed inside a waterdrop-style notch. The bezels of this phone are quite thick.
The Redmi 9A has 3GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage, that is expandable via a microSD card (up to 512GB). Now, let’s talk about the battery. This phone is backed by a 5,000mAH battery that supports 10W fast charging. Xiaomi has claimed that with the help of the Enhanced Lifespan Battery (ELB) technology, the battery of this phone will last three years without losing capacity. Regarding the connectivity, this phone supports 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, a 3.5mm audio jack, and a Micro-USB port. It comes with the AI face unlock and the splash resistant. The Redmi 9A has a dimension of 164.9×77.07x9mm and weighs about 194 grams. This phone has no fingerprint sensor.
Regarding the pricing, The Redmi 9A price in India is set at Rs. 6,799 for the 2GB + 32GB variant and at Rs. 7,499 for the 3GB + 32GB variant. The sale will start at 12 PM (noon) on September 4 via Mi.com, Amazon, Mi Home. But soon, it will reach the offline retail markets.