The Chinese annual 618 promotion is underway. JD.com rankings show that from May 31 to June 7, the Redmi 9A ranks second in sales. This entry-level smartphone is second only to the iPhone 13. At the moment, the Apple iPhone 13 is the best-selling smartphone at JD 618 sales event. At present, the price of the Redmi 9A (4GB+64GB) in Xiaomi Jingdong’s self-operated flagship store is 599 yuan ($90). The price of this smartphone is one of the major selling points of this smartphone. No doubt, there are not many smartphones in the industry that sells for less than $100.
In terms of specifications, the Redmi 9A uses a 1600 × 720 water drop screen. This smartphone also comes with a MediaTek Helio G25 processor. In the camera department, this device comes with a single 13MP rear camera. On the front, it uses a 5MP camera. Under the hood, this device has a decent 5000 mAh battery to keep its lights on.
According to the official introduction, Redmi 9A can last up to 33 days of daily standby, 7.4 days of continuous music playback, 20.8 hours of continuous video playback, 15 hours of continuous navigation, and 33.7 hours of continuous calls, and continuous novel reading. In addition, the Redmi 9A uses a long-cycle battery, which can be fully charged and discharged for up to 1000 cycles. This is 42.85% higher than the previous generation battery cycle number. Generally, the battery of this smartphone has a longer life, and it is more durable.
Redmi 9A specifications
- 6.53-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 IPS LCD Dot Drop screen
- 2GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio G25 processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
- 2GB / 3GB LPDDR4x RAM, 32GB (eMMC 5.1) storage, expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD
- Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
- Android 10 with MIUI 11, upgradable to MIUI 12
- 13MP rear camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture
- 5MP front camera, f/2.2 aperture, face unlock
- 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
- Dimensions: 164.9×77.07×9.0mm; Weight: 194g
- Splashproof (P2i coating)
- Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, micro USB
- 5000mAh battery with 10w charging