Xiaomi launched a new Redmi 9A with the slogan “Amazing Display, Wow Battery” which is absolutely true. This is the power-packed device with a powerful 5000 mAh battery and the latest MediaTek Helio G25 octa-core processor making it stand out from its competitors. The device has a 6.53 inches IPS LCD display with a resolution of 720 x 12900.
With 13 MP primary sensor camera on the rear and 5MP selfie shooter with features like LED flash, HDR and panorama, it offers a promising multimedia experience for the budget. Face unlock feature and a good speed operation adds to the excitement. Xiaomi has taken over the mid-range segment of the market offering incredible specifications at a low price and provides value for money.
Redmi 9A Design and Display
it has 6.53 inches IPS LCD display with HD + resolution of 720 x 1600 and pixel density 269 PPI to provide a better movie and gaming experience. According to the company description, maximum brightness is 400 nits. It has wide dimensions of 164.9 x 77.07 x 9.0 mm, aspect ratio of 20:9 and 81.1% screen-to-body ratio.
On the right side, a power button and volume rockers are situated, sim tray on the left side, and 3.5 mm headphone jack on the upper side. A mic, micro USB port, and speaker grill are on the bottom. It is built of plastic but has a beautiful matte finish look and it’s ridged back withstand the scratches. It has a thickness of 0.35” making it slightly thinner than Remi 8A which has a thickness of 0.37”. It is weighed at 194 grams, which is expected with its battery size. It supports color temperature adjustment, standard mode, sunlight, and reader mode.
Latest MediaTek Helio G25 is in the main spotlight of this budget phone, its octa-core processor specially optimized for gaming, and GPU of PowerVR GE8320 up to 650MHz., and GPU of PowerVR GE8320 up to 650MHz. This is the best processor in comparison to phones in this price range. It operates on Android 10.0 combined with Xiaomi’s own MIUI 12.
The smartphone has 2/3 GB DDR4X RAM, rarely found in its competitors combined with 32 GB internal storage. There is also a dedicated microSD card slot for expanding memory up to 512 GB.
Rear camera 13 MP sensor of f/2.2 aperture setup housed in a curved rectangle just above a led flash. It has a bunch of latest features like LED flash, HDR, panorama, Face recognition, phase detection autofocus, Single-tone flash, AI portrait mode, AI beautify 5.0 AI scene detection, and Kaleidoscope effects. 5 MP selfie shooter of also f/2.2 aperture camera adjusted in a dewdrop notch on the top center of the display. The front camera also has all those features along with a selfie timer and palm shutter. The maximum video resolution of both the front and rear cameras are set at 1080p at 30 frames per second.
Battery and Connectivity
One of the best selling points for this phone is it’s powerful 5000 mAh battery and comes with a 10W charging block. It can be fully charged within less than 3 hours but has an exceptional battery life of 1.5 to 2 days. Of course, it depends on how you handle it.
It supports 4G/3G/2G, dual SIM VoLTE HD calling, and 2.4G WiFi / WiFi Direct. Other wireless connectivities include Bluetooth 5.0, FM radio (with headphones), Micro-USB charging port and 3.5mm headphone jack. There are various sensors including, Vibration Motor, Ambient Light Sensor, Distance Sensor, and Accelerometer.
The package contains:
- Redmi 9A smartphone
- Power adapter / 5V2A Charger
- Micro-USB cable
- SIM eject tool
- Warranty card
- User guide
Xiaomi Redmi 9A Full Specifications:
Size: 6.53 inches IPS Display (~81% screen-to-body ratio)
Type: capacitive touchscreen
Resolution: 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio
Brightness: 400 nits
Sunlight mode, Readers mode, Color temperature adjustment & Standard mode
SIM: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM)
Dimensions: 164.9 x 77.07 x 9.0 mm
Weight : 194 g
Build: Plastic frame
Chipset: MediaTek Helio G25 (12 nm)
OS: Android 10, MIUI 12
CPU: Octa-core (2.0GHz, 8x A53)
GPU: PowerVR8320, up to 650MHz
RAM: LPDDR4X 2 GB / 3GB
Internal: 32GB eMMC 5.1
Expandable Memory: Dedicated slot for microSD (upto 512 GB)
Rear Camera: 13 MP, f/2.2 Aperture
Front Camera: 5 MP, f/2.2 Aperture
Features: Quad-LED flash, HDR, panorama, palm shutter (selfie), AI portrait mode, AI beautify 5.0 AI scene detection and Kaleidoscope effects
4G (LTE):800-850-900-1800-2100 MHz
3G (WCDMA):850-900-2100 MHz
2G (GSM):850-900-1800-1900 MHz
Supports dual SIM VoLTE HD calling②
2.4G WiFi / WiFi Direct 802.11 b/g/n
GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo
FM radio (with headphones)
0.64cc speaker box,
Face Recognition Unlock
Vibration Motor, Ambient Light Sensor, Distance Sensor and Accelerometer
Carbon Grey, Sky Blue and Ocean Green
Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
Charging: 10W (Full charge in less than 3 Hours)
Released in Nepal: August 2, 2020
Redmi 9A PRICE IN NEPAL
Rs. 11,499 (2 GB / 32 GB)