Redmi 9A entry-level Smartphone announced India with a 6.53-inch HD+ 20:9 screen display, 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel camera, 5000mAh battery, and it is powered by MediaTek’s Helio G25 processor.
The Redmi 9A is the company’s latest affordable phone, and Redmi confirmed that it’ll be available starting from Amazon.in, mi.com, Mi Home, and Mi Studio starting from September 4th.
Redmi is asking for Rs. 6799 ($93) for the 2GB RAM with 32GB storage version and Rs. 7499 ($102) for the 3GB RAM with 32GB storage version. The company said the phone will be available from other stores soon.
Redmi 9A Specifications
*. Display: 6.53-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 IPS LCD Dot Drop screen
*. Design: Aura 360 design
*. Dimensions: 164.9 × 77.07 × 9.0mm
*. Weight: 194g
*. Back camera: f/2.2 13-megapixels rear camera with LED flash
*. Front camera: f/2.2 5-megapixels front-facing camera
*. Processor: 2GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio G25 processor
*. GPU: IMG PowerVR GE8320
*. RAM: 2GB / 3GB LPDDR4x RAM
*. Storage: 32GB (eMMC 5.1) storage, expandable up to 512GB with microSD
*. SIM: Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
*. OS: Android 10 with MIUI 11, upgradable to MIUI 12
*. Face unlock
*. Connectivity: 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS
*. Battery: 5000mAh battery capacity with 10w charging
The Redmi 9A comes in Midnight Black, Sea Blue, and Nature Green color options, and offers an Aura 360 design with a grip-friendly texture that doesn’t attract fingerprints.
Instead of a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, Redmi uses the 5-megapixels front camera as Face Unlock. While the back panel comes with a single f/2.2 13-megapixels rear camera with an LED flash.
The 9A sports a 6.53-inch HD+ 20:9 IPS LCD Dot Drop screen with 720 pixels resolution, it measures 9.0mm and weighs 194g, and support for P2i coating, Splashproof.
Inside is the MediaTek Helio G25 processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU, 2GB / 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage, that is expandable up to 512GB using a dedicated microSD card slot.
It runs on Android 10 OS out of the box with the company’s MIUI 11 skin on top, and the company promises that is upgradable to MIUI 12. It packs a 5000mAh battery capacity with charging via a traditional MicroUSB port.
The Redmi 9A Indian version is slightly different from the Redmi 9A in Malaysia. In comparison, the Malaysia version comes with 13MP triple rear cameras, MediaTek Helio G35, 2GB RAM/32GB storage, and a fingerprint scanner. Every other specification are identical to each other.