Redmi 9A Announced | New Entry-Level King is on the Way
Redmi 8A is still a good option in the market for the entry-level segment and now, Redmi announces Redmi 9A as the successor of Redmi 8A. We had some options in this segment: Realme C3, Samsung Galaxy A01, Nokia C2, and now Redmi 9A joins the race. Redmi 9A is launched in Malaysia at the price of 359RM(Converted | ~Rs. 10K Nepali Price).
Redmi 9A Overview
Redmi 8A and recently upgraded Redmi 8A Dual are one of the most popular entry-level smartphones in the market. Let’s dig into how many upgrades Redmi 9A brings over the predecessor.
Redmi 9A comes with a 6.53” IPS LCD HD+ display with a resolution of 1600 x 720pixels. It has water-drop notch housing the selfie camera and thin bezels all around the corners with a noticeable chin. This display has a 20:9 aspect ratio and protection of Corning Gorilla Glass 5. Talking about the physical overview, this phone houses a single rear camera with an LED flash on the back with a stripe running from the camera to the bottom.
Instead of using Snapdragon chipset like in Redmi 8A Dual, Redmi 9A is powered by MediaTek Helio G25. This MediaTek Helio G25 is an octa-core processor made with 12nm technology and has clock speed up to 2.0GHz. This SoC is coupled with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. The internal storage can be expandable via MicroSD card. For graphical works, PowerVR GE8320 is equipped with this device.
The rear camera setup in this Redmi 9A can be a point of disappointment for the users as it features only a single camera. Redmi 9A has a 13MP single camera with an LED flash. On the front, it has 5MP of Selfie Camera, the same camera we can find in Redmi 9C launched along the Redmi 9A.
Battery & Others
Redmi 9A is fueled with a massive 5,000mAh battery with 10W wired fast charging. It has Type-C port and dual 4G VoLTE. It’s available in 3 colors: Midnight Gray, Twilight Blue, and Peacock Green but lacks fingerprint sensors.
Redmi 9A Specifications
- Display: 6.53-inch IPS LCD HD+, 1600 x 720 pixels
- Processor: Mediatek G25 Octa-Core 2.0GHz
- Memory: 2 RAM with 32 internal storage, Micro SD up to 256GB
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320
- Rear Camera: 13 MP (F2.2)
- Front: Selfie: 5 MP (F2.0)
- Battery: 5,000mAh (typical)
- SIM: 2 Nano SIM + MicroSD
- Color: Midnight Gray, Twilight Blue, and Peacock Green
- Price in Nepal: TBA
Redmi 9A Price & Availability in Nepal
Recently, Xiaomi has flooded the Nepali market with many new smartphones viz. Mi 10, Mi Note 10 Lite, Redmi Note 9, Redmi Note 9 Pro. So, Redmi 9A is also expected soon in the Nepali market. The expected price of Redmi 9A in Nepal is around Rs. 12,990. Don’t forget to check the Official Xiaomi Mobile Price in Nepal for all the Xiaomi mobiles available in Nepal.