Though, established in 2010, Xiaomi is no more an amateur in the technology industry. With its innovative gadgets at affordable prices, the company is becoming one of the leading brands in Asia and is soon ready to take its flight in the global technology market. This year, Xiaomi is ready to hit the market already with its Redmi 4a. Just like other Redmi phones, people have expectations from this handset as well.
Specifications that adore Redmi 4a are:
- 5 inch (12.7 cm) HD display with 720 x 1280 pixels and 296 ppi
- Battery type – 3120 mAh non- removable
- 2 GB RAM
- Storage capacity – 16 GB internal storage, expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card
- Added features – Compass Scanner, Recorder, Feedback, Security, Mi Picks, Mi Store, Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, and Gyroscope.
- Dimensions –
- 9 mm height
- 4 mm width
- 5 mm thickness
- Operating system – Android 6.0
- Processor – 1.4 GHz quad core processor with Qualcomm Snapdragon 425, with Adreno 308 500 MHz
- Fantastic camera-
- 13 megapixels
- 5 megapixel front camera
Redmi 4a has been given an HD display of 5 inches, with the pixel resolution of 1280 x 720 along with the density of 296 pixels per inch, and the contrast ratio of 1000:1. The display also has 72% NTSC colour gamut and Reading mode with colour temperature adjustment. So, whether you want to read on your phone or do anything, you will have a clear display.
The device has been given a high resolution 13 megapixel rear camera with single LED flash, f/2.2 aperture, along with HDR, panorama, low light enhancement, burst mode, face recognition, and real – time filters.
For the secondary/ front camera, it has 5 megapixels with f/2.2 large aperture, face recognition feature, and selfie countdown.
The device would also you to record videos at 1080 x 720 pixels at 30 fps. So, for those of you who like photography, this phone will be nothing less than a treat.
The device is handy and light weighted, weighing approximately 131.5g.
The phone supports 2G, 3G, and 4G Dual Sim (VoLTE support): Micro Sim and Nano Sim (GSM). However, if both the sim cards are used, then the primary sim would be able to take 4G calls while the secondary sim would support 2G calls only. It runs on Android 6.0 with Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 and 1.4GHz quad-core processor and supports non-removable 3120 mAh battery type with standby capacity of up to 7 days.
For connectivity, it supports Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi connectivity, FM, USB OTG, etc.
Storing Files, Photos and Other Things
Redmi 4a has a RAM of 2GB, with internal storage capacity of 16 GB. Though space is enough, it will also allow memory support of 128 GB further expandable via microSD. The only problem is that the device supports hybrid sim, so you would have to choose between using Dual Sim or MicroSD card.
Price and Colours
Redmi 4a will be available in the market very soon, at a pocket friendly price of just Rs. 5,999, with colour options of Gold, Dark Grey, and Rose Gold.
Though a lot better smartphones are out in the market, but given the price range, Redmi 4a seems a promising deal. It has everything that is required in a smartphone, though some features could be improvised, again at such prices, the phone is an amazing deal for those who are looking an average budget smartphone. You can survey the market, and then decide for yourself.