Xiaomi Redmi 9A

xiaomi redmi 9a
Score
Mobitrench Score
66
2.0 GHz
Octa Core CPU
4G LTE
Cellular Network
60 fps
Video Frame Rate
81.2 %
Screen-to-Body
269 ppi
Pixel Density
400 nits
Typical Brightness
9.0 mm
Phone Thickness
194 g
Phone Weight

Specifications

Build

 
OSAndroid 10
ChipsetMediatek Helio G25
CPUOcta-core 2.0GHz (4 x Cortex-A53) + 1.5GHz (4 x Cortex-A53)
GPUPowerVR GE8320

Design

77
 
Dimensions164.9mm x 77.07mm x 9.0mm
Weight194g
BodyPlastic
ColorsMidnight Black, Sea Blue, Nature Green
SIMDual SIM (Nano-SIM)

Display

58
 
TypeTFT-IPS LCD
Size6.53 inches (81.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution720×1600 pixels HD+ 269ppi (20:9 aspect ratio)
Brightness400nits (typical)

Camera

59
 
Rear13MP Main, ƒ/2.2, 1.0µm
Front5MP Selfie, ƒ/2.2
FeaturesHDR, Panorama
Video1080p @60fps

Memory

57
 
RAM2GB/3GB/4GB
Internal32GB/64GB
Card SlotDedicated Slot

Sound

 
Loud SpeakerYes
3.5mm JackYes

Connectivity

 
Network2G (GSM), 3G (WCDMA), 4G(LTE)
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
BluetoothBluetooth 5.0
GPSGPS/A-GPS/GLONASS/BEIDOU
USBmicroUSB 2.0, OTG
NFCNo

Features

 
SensorsProximity, Accelerometer, Light Sensor
TorchLED flash
OthersHyperEngine, P2i Nano-coating, AI Face Unlock

Battery

84
 
TypeLi-Po (Non-Removable)
Capacity5000mAh
Charging10W Charge
Timing31h of Calling, 25h of Video Playback, 11h of Gaming

Price

 
Price in Bangladesh৳10,999 (2GB/32GB)
Price in SrilankaRs.45,999 (2GB/32GB)
*Prices are subject to change and may vary from store to store.

Pictures

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Review

EXPERT SCORE

66

OVERALL PERFORMANCE


DESIGN
74
DISPLAY
65
CAMERA
58
PERFORMANCE
55
BATTERY
82

PROS

  • Large Display

  • Excellent Battery

  • Affordable Price

CONS

  • No Fingerprint Sensor

  • No Fast Charging

  • Unsatisfactory Performance

Redmi 9A is an affordable entry-level smartphone that offers a long battery life and dual SIM capability. It is available for significantly less price as compared to other phones. However, to keep the price low, Xiaomi has made some compromises. For example, instead of a triple camera like the Redmi 9C sibling model, the Redmi 9A only has a single 13MP camera. It also lacks a fingerprint sensor and NFC chip, making the phone far from the latest models. It also uses a weak MediaTek Helio G25 chipset with considerably poor performance, especially when combined with 2GB of working memory.

On the other hand, the battery of Redmi 9A offers a long time with 5000mAh of capacity. In combination with the 6.53-inch IPS display, which only offers a 720p resolution, it gives excellent battery timing while visually active.

Overall, the phone is slow due to an outdated chipset and takes time to charge as the 10W charger is not fast enough. However, the loudspeaker and excellent battery life still keep it in competition with budget phones. With a combination of compromises and features, Redmi 9A is an affordable choice for those seeking a budget-friendly smartphone that meets their basic needs.