The Xiaomi Redmi 4A is a handset that offers more than just the bare bones features, making it great to use while working or lounging on your chair. It houses a great hardware and a large battery life, ensuring you get a satisfactory mobile experience. Aside from that, it doesn’t weigh much and sports an elegant finish that feels nice in the hand. Here’s a rundown of the specs and features of this awesome midrange device from Xiaomi.
The Redmi 4A’s primary sensor offers 13 megapixels with a 5-element lens and an aperture of f/2.2. When capturing images, you can enable the LED flash that supports HDR, panorama, burst mode, face recognition, and low-light enhancement. As a result, you can capture remarkable shots with vibrant colors, as long as there is proper lighting around. Images snapped during the day offer great detail, which is rare for midrange smartphones. In addition, the Redmi 4A’s camera app has a lot of cool real-time filters to enhance your images. As for the Redmi 4A’s front-facing camera, it offers 5 megapixels and an aperture of f2/2. You also get 1080p and 720 p options for video recording.
At the heart of the Redmi 4A lies the efficient Snapdragon 425 chip with 4 cores clocked at 1.4 GHz. This is coupled with an Adreno 308 GPU to provide impressive visuals. There’s also a 2GB of RAM and a 16GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 128 GB via a microSD card. Aside from that, the Redmi 4A holds a decent battery of 3120 mAh. A battery of this size can last up to seven days (as long as the device is in an idle state). Moreover, the Redmi 4A has connectivity options including Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-FI 801.11 b/g/n, GLONASS, and GPS/AGPS.
The Xiaomi Redmi 4A’s front panel appears metallic but it is actually made from polycarbonate, while its back exterior has noticeable dimensions at the top and bottom. These dimensions look like antenna bands found on previous Redmi models. On the right-hand side, there is the volume rocker and the power button which are very accessible. On the left side, you can find the hybrid SIM slot. At the top, there is the 3.5mm audio jack and an infrared emitter. On the bottom is where the charging port is situated, much like other Android smartphones. The Redmi 4A’s overall design will remind you of its predecessor.
In terms of the display, the Redmi 4A is equipped with a 5-inch display that offers a nice feel in the hand. The display comes with a 720p HD resolution with a satisfactory pixel density. It is also very legible in bright lighting conditions and has an impressive color reproduction.
Hybrid Dual-SIM slot
The Redmi 4A lets you put one Micro-SIM and either a Nano-SIM or a micro SD card at a time; thanks to its hybrid dual-SIM slot. If the Redmi 4A holds two SIM cards, the primary one will support 4G calls and data, while the secondary SIM will support 2G calls. Aside from that, the Redmi 4A has other nifty features on board, such as a gyroscope, accelerometer, proximity, and ambient light.