Alongside the new Redmi 11 Prime series smartphones, Redmi had also launched a budget smartphone, dubbed the Redmi A1, a few days back. The newly launched Redmi A1 will go on sale in India today for the first time. The Redmi A1 is a 4G smartphone that comes with a 6.52-inch HD+ display. The handset is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio A22 12nm processor which is paired with IMG PowerVR GE-class GPU. The device flaunts an 8MP rear-facing camera, a 5MP selfie shooter, and a 5,000mAh battery.
Redmi A1 Price In India, Availability
The Redmi A1 is priced at ₹6,499. The device comes in a sole 2GB RAM + 32GB storage configuration. The handset can be purchased in Light Blue, Classic Black, and Light Green colours. The smartphone will be available for purchase in India via Amazon.in, Mi.com, Mi Home stores, and offline stores starting from 4 PM today.
Redmi A1 Specifications, Features
The Redmi A1 comes with a 6.52-inch IPS LCD display that has HD+ 1600 x 720 pixels resolution. The display panel has 400 nits brightness, standard 60Hz refresh rate, screen-resistant glass, and a water-drop-shaped notch that houses the selfie camera. The device has a leather-texture design on the rear side. Under the hood, the smartphone is equipped with a Helio A22 chipset. The System On Chip includes 2GB LPDDR4X RAM and 32GB of eMMC 5.1 internal storage. The phone has a microSD card slot for storage expansion up to 512GB.
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Moving on to the imaging department, the smartphone sports an 8MP camera at the back. The phone relies on a 5MP sensor for selfies and video calling. The handset has Splash resistant P2i coating, a 3.5mm audio jack, a top-ported loudspeaker, and FM Radio support. Connectivity-wise, the device offers features such as a dual-SIM card, dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v5.0, and GPS + GLONASS. The smartphone boots Android 12 Go Edition out of the box.
The Redmi A1 packs a 5,000mAh battery that has 10W charging support. The phone measures 164.9x 76.75x 9.09mm and weighs 192 grams.