Xiaomi Redmi 4A with Snapdragon 425 SoC & Metal Body Launched at $74
Xiaomi has launched its new budget friendly device called as Xiaomi Redmi 4A for a price of 499 Yuan (approx $74). This device has been launched in China but the company has not mentioned anything about the global roll out of the same. This new device will be available in Gold and Rose Gold color variants and will be powered by a Snapdragon 425 SoC.
As mentioned earlier the Redmi 4A will come with 2GB of RAM and a 13MP camera on the rear which will be accompanied by a 5MP camera on the front. The handset was expected to come with 3030 mAh battery but Xiaomi has decided to push in a 3120 mAh battery. The device supports dual SIM with dual Standby and there is a 5-inch 720 display and the whole body comes with a matte texture.
Earlier: October 31, 2016 – After the leak couple of days earlier, the Redmi 4A from Xiaomi has become official via China Telecom carrier. The device has been listed on the website with some images and is priced at 690 (approx $102). Xiaomi has not announced this device officially yet, but according to this telecom operator the Redmi 4A will be coming with a model number 2016111 and will be available in Rose Gold and Gold color variants.
Also read: Sony may launch two new Xperia Smartphones at MWC 2017
The device will come with a 5-inch HD LCD display with 720 x 1280 pixel resolution and is powered by a 64 bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917 quad-core processor with a clocking speed of 1.4GHz. There is a 3030 mAH non-removable battery on the back and will come with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of ROM memory which could be further extended to 128GB via microSD card slot.
Also read: Vobizen Wise 5 Smartphone Launched with Android Marshmallow for Rs 499
The Redmi 4A will wich is the sibling of Redmi 4 will come out of the box with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Operating system and might also get further updates in the future. There is 13MP camera sensor on the rear with LED flash and it is accompanied with 5MP camera on the front. The other connectivity option includes 4G LTE, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth v4.2.
Earlier: Xiaomi Redmi 4A Smartphone leaks with Quad-core processor and Metal Shell
Xiaomi Redmi 4A has popped up online with few specifications leaked and is expected to be priced at 599 Yuan. The device has been listed on product.pconline, and there is an image leak also showing it metal back. Xiaomi has already shaken the smartphone market with sales and later with its Mi Mix which is a conceptual phone that came edgeless display, and this was announced along with Mi Note 2. The Redmi 4 A will be the successor of the Redmi 4 that was launched earlier and will be coming with few tweaks.
According to the leaks, the Redmi 4A will come with a 5.0-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels and will be powered by an unknown quad-core processor with a clocking speed of 1.4GHz. There is an 8MP camera on the rear which will be accompanied with a 5MP camera for selfies and video calling.
Also read: UMi opens Android N Beta Testing for Plus Smartphone users, Meizu Pro 6S with Helio X25 SoC & 21MP Camera to Launch on November 3rd
Nothing much is known about this device for now since only these specifications have been leaked till now. We might see more and more leaks coming in the future, and Xiaomi might be unveiling this device in their next meet up. We can expect the device to be powered by Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system and might also feature a fingerprint sensor to enhance the security levels. Earlier we have seen that Xiaomi has become number one Online Smartphone brand in India by selling more than lakh smartphones in 18 days but has not seen much success in its home country.
Also read: Samsung to Launch Galaxy A7 (2017) Smartphone with 16MP Front & Rear Cameras
What do you think of this device? When can Xiaomi unveil this device? Stay tuned to phoneradar and we will be getting back with more leaks and news. Do comment in the section below and let us know about your views.