After two months of its official release Xiaomi’s new budget phone, Redmi 4A has finally been launched in Nepal. The smartphone is available in Nepal with a price tag of Rs 14,999. Despite being priced higher than its homeland (China), the phone still looks like a decent offering in the budget category.
The phone packs some serious specs for the price. It has a 5 inch IPS LCD display with 1280X720 pixels resolution with a pixel density of 441ppi. Its dimensions are 139.50X70.40X8.50 and weighs 131.50 grams. It is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 425 SoC and 2GB RAM. Xiaomi has opted for an older chipset but provides excellent performance for the price nonetheless. The quad-core CPU is clocked at 1.4 GHz.
The phone comes with 16GB of internal storage expandable to 128GB via micro SD card. It also features a 13 MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera for selfies. It comes with android v6.0 (Marshmallow) with the latest MIUI 8 skin on top. It packs a large 3120mAh battery and includes the standard 3.5mm headphone jack for audio.
The connectivity options for this phone are 4G LTE, Bluetooth v4.10, Wifi 802.11 a/b/g/n. It has dual sim card slots(Hybrid) with support for both micro and nano sim cards. The phone has sensors like accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor and includes ambient lights. However there are some features unavailable with this phone like NFC support and fingerprint sensor. But some of these features might be too much to ask for a phone with this price tag.
The phone is available in two color variants: Gold and RoseGold and can be purchased from Mi Showrooms, Mi Nepal official website or at authorized retail stores.