Xiaomi has launched three news devices under the Redmi series, Redmi 4 (two variants) and the Redmi 4A which does not come with a finger print sensor at an event in Beijing China on Friday. The Redmi 4A is the Entry level smartphone which is priced at 499 Yuan which is approximately Rs. 4900 and will be going on sale from November 11th in China. The details about the availability or launch of the Redmi 4A in India is not yet announced.
The Redmi 4A sports the design aspect of its predecessor Redmi 3S with the camera and Flash located on the top left of the back panel. It comes with a 5-inch HD IPS LCD display with resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The Redmi 4A is a base level smartphone with not much of a competition in this price range other than devices from companies like Coolpad, Swipe Elite etc. So let us look at the Frequently asked questions, doubts and Pros and Cons of Xiaomi Redmi 4A to help you decide if this is the perfect device for you.
Specifications of Xiaomi Redmi 4A:
- Display: 5-inch HD IPS LCD display with resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels
- Processor: 1.4GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor
- RAM and Storage: 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage expandable up to 256GB
- Camera: 13MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and LED flash, Video recording – 1080p at 30fps along with a 5MP front facing camera and f/2.2 aperture
- OS: Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with MIUI 8
- Connectivity: 4G, 3G HSPA,WiFi, Bluetooth, Dual SIM – Hybrid
- Battery: 3120mAh
Xiaomi Redmi 4A FAQ and Doubts Answered:
How is the Display in Xiaomi Redmi 4A?
It comes with a 5-inch HD IPS LCD display with pixel density of 294 ppi
Does the Redmi 4A come with Adaptive Brightness?
Yes it comes with adaptive brightness
Does the Redmi 4A come with capacitive touch buttons or on-screen buttons?
It comes with capacitive touch buttons below the display
What resolution videos can be seen on Redmi 4A?
Videos / Media with resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels can be seen on the HD IPS LCD display
How is the Processor and performance of Redmi 4A?
It comes with a Quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC clocking at 1.4GHz and coupled with 2GB of RAM
What are the sensors present in Redmi 4A?
It comes with Accelerometer, gyro, compass and proximity sensor
Does Redmi 4A come with microSD card expansion?
Yes, it comes with option to expand up to 256GB using microSD card
Does Redmi 4A come with Dual SIM option?
Yes, it comes with dual nano SIM cards
What is the OS in Redmi 4A?
It comes with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with MIUI 8 on top
Does it come with Fingerprint sensor?
No, it does not sport a Fingerprint sensor
What are the camera specifications and how is the quality of Redmi 4A?
The Redmi 4A sports a 4 13MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and LED flash along with a 5MP front facing camera
Does the camera come with EIS or OIS?
No, it does not come with OIS
What is the battery capacity and how is the battery life in Xiaomi Redmi 4A?
It comes with 3120mAh battery
What are the color options for Redmi 4A?
The device will be available in Gold and Rose Gold color options
What is the price of Xiaomi Redmi 4A?
It is priced at CNY 499 in China
When will Redmi 4A be available in India?
The specific date for the launch in India is not revealed by the company, we will be updating it as soon as we get to know the information
What are the competitors to Xiaomi Redmi 4A?
There are not many devices which can compete with the device in terms of specifications in comparison to the price
Pros of Xiaomi Redmi 4A:
- Decent 5-inch HD display
- Qualcomm 425 Processor
- Good 13MP rear and 5MP front facing camera
Cons of Xiaomi Redmi 4A:
- At this price point for the specifications there is not many Cons for this device
Conclusion of Xiaomi Redmi 4A:
It is a great device priced at CNY 499 which comes to around Rs. 4000. At this price point with a Snapdragon 425 SoC, 2GB RAM and a 13MP rear camera there is nothing more you can ask for and there is no device which is competing with the Redmi 4A in this price bracket.