Xiaomi Redmi 9A
Display 6.53 inches (720×1600)
Processor MediaTek Helio G25
Front Camera 5MP
Rear Camera 13MP
Battery Capacity 5000mAh
Operating System Android 10
Overview of Xiaomi Redmi 9A
Xiaomi unveils Redmi 9A as another entry-level smartphone. It is an upgrade to the successor Redmi 8A, that comes with an updated SoC along with dual rear cameras. The features you’d get are comparable to other phones in the same price list.
Display and Built
Redmi 9A comes with a 6.3-inch IPS LCD display with a waterdrop notch at the top. The phone has an average display resolution of 720×1520 pixels along with 267PPI. Texts and images are likely to be a bit fuzzy on this phone. Following its predecessor, the aspect ratio of the phone of 19:9 with 81% of the screen-to-body ratio.
Redmi 9A has a plastic back panel with robust built quality. It comes with Aura wave grip design to fit perfectly in your palm.
Camera and Configuration
Redmi 9A comes with dual rear cameras. The phone is likely to sport a 13MP lens along with a 2MP lens. On the front side of the phone, you may find a 5MP camera for selfie and video calling. You can record 1080p videos at 30FPS and click decent pictures with this phone.
Redmi 9A is powered by MediaTek Helio G70 SoC. The phone has 3GB RAM to assist in multitasking and gaming performance and Mali-G52 GPU can manage the graphic requirements. Based on the performance hardware, the phone should be able to handle games with low graphics.
Battery and Storage
Xiaomi Redmi 9A is backed by a 5000mAh battery with fast charging support. Its ample battery size is enough to power up the phone a day or, in other words, buyers will be able to extract more screen-on-time.
The phone has 32GB inbuilt storage and 512GB micro-sd card support. You have an alternate option to store music, pictures, or videos on the external card.
Connectivity of Redmi 9A includes GPRS, EDGE, 4G, VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth V5, Micro USB 2.0, etc.
Redmi 9A looks like an interesting entry-grade phone. Features like dual camera and a big battery that affordable phone buyers demand are all expected to make the cut. However, this phone may disappoint buyers looking to play high-end games on it. You have alternative options like Nokia 4.2, Redmi 8A, and Lenovo K9 that are available in the same price range.
- 6.53″ inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
- Resolution: 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~269 ppi density)
- Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Operating system: Android 10, MIUI 12
- Chipset: MediaTek Helio G25 (12 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320 (650 MHz)
- 2GB RAM
- 32GB ROM
- microSD, up to 256GB (dedicated slot)
- Rear camera: 13 MP
- Camera features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
- Front camera: 5 MP
- Video 1080p@30fps
- 3.5mm Jack
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
- Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
- GPS with A-GPS
- Infrared Port
- USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
- Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity
- Non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery
Xiaomi Redmi 9A Specifications in Detail
|Release date||30th June 2020|
|Launched in India||Yes|
|Dimensions (mm)||164.90 x 77.07 x 9.00|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||5000|
|Colours||Midnight Grey, Peacock Green, Twilight Blue|
|Screen size (inches)||6.53|
|Processor make||MediaTek Helio G25|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||512|
|Dedicated microSD slot||Yes|
|Rear camera||13-megapixel (f/2.2)|
|Front camera||5-megapixel (f/2.2)|
|Operating system||Android 10|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Active 4G on both SIM cards||Yes|