Raising the bar In a modest bunch of years of its reality, Xiaomi has turned out to be very outstanding for bringing all-rounder cell phones at aggressive costs. What’s more, despite the fact that the greater part of the Chinese organization’s cell phones have been by and large generally welcomed, its financial plan Redmi line-up has been particularly prominent.

Xiaomi as of late propelled the Redmi 4A in India. The passage level cell phone was presented in China a year ago and turned into the top-offering handset amid the nation’s Singles’ Day deal.

The Indian cell phone showcase has a plenty of alternatives in the spending fragment (Rs 7,000 – Rs 15,000). In any case, the passage level fragment doesn’t generally have that some (great) choices, and that gives the Redmi 4A a brilliant chance to overcome the market.

So at a cost of Rs 5,999, does the Redmi 4A figure out how to emerge? We played around with the financial plan cell phone for a couple days, and here’s whatever is left of our audit.

Plan and show

Despite the fact that dominant part of the cell phones today accompany metallic development, the Xiaomi Redmi 4A has a plastic body. It has a polycarbonate matte-completed back with a 13MP back camera and LED streak at the upper left corner, and the Mi marking and speaker grille at the base. The back is precisely the same as the beforehand propelled Redmi 3S. In any case, there’s no unique mark sensor on the Redmi 4A. We trust this may head out some potential clients, as even the most essential of cell phones accompany unique mark scanners nowadays.

Having somewhat bended edges, the 4A has the volume rocker and power catches on the privilege, and the SIM opening on the left. The base edge has a microUSB port and the top has a 3.5mm sound jack. The front is overwhelmed by a 5-inch show. The screen has three capacitive (non-illuminated) keys and a LED marker underneath it, and the earpiece and 5MP selfie-camera above it.

Discussing the show, the Redmi 4A has a 5-inch HD show of 720×1280 pixel determination and 296ppi pixel thickness. In our time with the gadget, we observed the show to be sufficient for a passage level cell phone. It has exact shading generation and amazing review edges. The daylight decipherability is great as well. The show has a ‘Perusing Mode’ which wipes out all the Blue light, lessening eye strain. You can likewise change the quality for Reading Mode and furthermore select the applications in which you oblige it to be initiated.

With everything taken into account, we found the plan of the Xiaomi Redmi 4A to be very agreeable. At the given value, it offers incredible looks, a great show and is lightweight as well.

Execution and camera

Xiaomi Redmi 4A is controlled by a 1.4GHz octa-center Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor combined with Adreno 308 GPU. It offers 2GB RAM alongside 16GB of inward stockpiling. The capacity can be extended by means of microSD cards of up to 128GB in size.

The Redmi 4A runs Xiaomi’s MIUI 8 skin in view of Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The interface is perfect and easy to use. In any case, there is no application drawer and all applications are set on numerous home-screens. The gadget offers a ‘moment space’, which empowers clients to have diverse profiles with isolated backdrops, applications, documents and photographs. Other MIUI-particular components incorporate a Child Mode that gives clients a chance to bolt applications, a floating ‘Speedy Ball’ catch which gives fast alternate ways and a One-Handed Mode that psychologists the show to one corner of the screen.

The telephones comes pre-stacked with outsider applications, for example, Facebook, Amazon Kindle, MakeMyTrip that can be uninstalled.

Much the same as larger part of other Xiaomi cell phones, the Redmi 4A accompanies an IR blaster that can be utilized to control home machines, for example, TV and ACs. The pre-introduced Mi remote application empowers clients to include numerous remote controls for various apparatuses and utilize them from the telephone itself.

Amid our testing, we found the general execution of the Xiaomi Redmi 4A to agreeable. The telephone took care of multi-entrusting to irregular application exchanging with no warming issues. Sound quality is likewise very great.

Concerning the system gathering, it was great amid our testing. The telephone took care of calls even in territories of tricky scope.

Going to the battery, Xiaomi Redmi 4A’s 3,120mAh battery effectively kept going us more than an entire day on a solitary accuse of direct utilize. This included playing recreations and perusing online networking for a couple of hours, all while remaining associated with Wi-Fi or cell information.

We ran Antutu and GeekBench 4 tests on our gadget. While the telephone scored 32,588 in Antutu Benchmarks, the single-center and multi-center scores on GeekBench 4 were 626 and 1611 individually.

On the availability front, Redmi 4A offers Hybrid double SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, and microUSB.

Proceeding onward to the cameras, Xiaomi Redmi 4A has a 13MP back camera with double LED streak. There’s likewise a 5MP front-confronting camera for selfies. The camera application is truly fundamental and backings HDR, burst mode, and face acknowledgment and scene, among others. Clients can apply live channels at the season of clicking photographs and the manual offers propelled highlights with controls for things like shade speed and core interest. Different components of the application incorporate a Face Beauty mode for better selfies.

The photographs that we took utilizing the Redmi 4A’s back camera were nice. They pack decent measure of detail and shading generation is great as well. The front camera is normal however. Pictures taken in sufficiently bright conditions are great, however the same can’t be said in regards to low-light shots. The camera is equipped for recording recordings at both 1080p and 720p recordings at 30fps.

With everything taken into account, for a section level cell phone, the Redmi 4A’s camera experience is great.


At a cost of Rs 5,999, the Xiaomi Redmi 4A is an outstandingly able cell phone. With details, for example, 13MP back camera, a 3,120mAh battery and VoLTE bolster, it offers a great deal of elements. It’ll doubtlessly give extreme rivalry to associates, for example, Xolo Era 2X and Coolpad Mega 2.5D, which are evaluated in a similar section.