Chinese smartphones maker Xiaomi unveiled three new devices: the new Redmi 4A, Redmi 4 Standard Edition, and Redmi 4 Pro Edition. These enter the popular Redmi family of mid-range affordable phones. All three bring metal constructions, 5-inch screens, and Marshmallow for astoundingly amazing price points. If the previous Redmi phones are anything to go by, these smartphones should deliver on all of their promises.
Xiaomi Redmi 4A:
The Redmi 4A is the cheapest among the Redmi 4 series but it still has an all-metal body, even if it looks slightly different from the other two. The smartphone packs a 5-inch IPS screen of 720p resolution and runs on the Snapdragon 425 chipset with a quad-core 1.4GHz Cortex-A53 processor, 2GB of RAM, and Adreno 308.
Its 13MP main camera sits at the top-left corner of the back, accompanied by a single LED flash. There’s a 5MP selfie snapper at the front. There’s no fingerprint scanner on the Redmi 4A.
The Xiaomi Redmi 4A has 16GB expandable storage via a hybrid dual-SIM slot. It’s powered by a 3,120 mAh battery. MIUI v.8 on the top of Android Marshmallow is what you get out of the box.
The Xiaomi Redmi 4A is a dual SIM phone that accept Micro-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity option include GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3G and 4G. Sensors on the smartphone include Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.
Xiaomi Redmi 4A Specs:
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 425|
|Processor||Quadcore 1.4 GHz Cortex A53|
|Main Camera||13 MP|
|Front camera||5 MP|
|OS||Android Marshmallow v8 MIUI|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/b/g/n|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 4.10|
|Colours||Golden, Rose Gold|
Xiaomi Redmi 4A Price:
Xiaomi will launch the Redmi 4A in golden and rose gold flavors only. The smartphone will cost CNY 499 or $74 in China and it’s already on sale.