Redmi A1 to Launch on September 6: Price, Render, Specifications
Xiaomi is all set for its launch event on September 6. Xiaomi will launch three smartphones during the event. This includes the Redmi 11 Prime 4G, Redmi 11 Prime 5G, and the all-new Redmi A1. The Redmi A1 is a new Redmi entry-level series that will resemble the Mi A series. The phone will likely run on Android 12 Go Edition instead of MIUI 13. Let’s look at the specifications and price of the Redmi A1.
The landing page of the Redmi A1 is live on Amazon and Mi.com. The landing page reveals the design, colours, and a few key features of the smartphone. Here’s a detailed overview of its design and the rumoured specifications.
Redmi A1 Specifications and Render
Thanks to 91mobiles Hindi, we know the specifications of the Redmi A1. It is an entry-level smartphone aiming to provide users with a stock-like experience. As for the design, the Redmi A1 will feature a plastic body with what looks like a matte finish on the back. The phone will be available in three colours— black, blue, and mint. A square housing on the back holds the dual camera. The front of the phone has a V-shaped notch for the selfie camera. Moreover, Xiaomi also claims that the smartphone is made in India.
The Redmi A1 will likely feature a top-firing speaker. On the right, there are volume rockers and the power button. And, on the left, there is the SIM card slot. We will also likely see a dedicated MicroSD slot. There is no fingerprint scanner on the phone.
As for the processor, the Redmi A1 will feature the MediaTek Helio A22 chipset, which is an entry-level chipset. It should handle simple and easy tasks pretty well. The chipset is paired with 3GB of RAM, as per the GeekBench listing leaked earlier.
The display is a full-screen 6.52-inch HD+ LCD panel with an aspect ratio of 20:9 that refreshes at 60Hz. As for the battery and charging, the phone rocks a 5000mAh battery with 10W of wired charging support. While we are still unsure about the charging speed, the phone will come with a 10W charger in the box. As for the cameras, the phone features an 8MP + Auxiliary Sensor dual-camera setup on the back and a 5MP camera for selfies.
- 6.52-inch TFT HD+ Display.
- MediaTek Helio A22 chipset.
- 3GB RAM, 32GB ROM (Expandable memory up to 1TB )
- Rear camera — 8MP f/2.0 + Auxiliary f/2.2.
- Front camera — 5MP.
- 5000mAh battery with 10W charging support (10W in-box).
- Android 12 Go Edition (Stock UI).
- Colours: Blue, Black, and Mint.
Redmi A1 Price in India
Since the Redmi A1 is yet to launch on September 6 at 12 noon, we cannot confirm its price. However, we can expect the price to be under INR 9,000, given the smartphone’s specifications.