If you’re in the market for a budget smartphone, this will interest you. The Xiaomi Redmi 6A (2GB/16GB variant) is set to go on sale today at 12:00PM on Amazon India, priced at Rs 5,999. Additionally, the e-commerce site is also offering a no-cost EMI scheme on the phone along with a five percent instant discount on ICICI Bank credit and debit card EMI transactions, making the purchase easier for buyers. Meanwhile, the 2GB/32GB variant of the device is on open sale at Rs 7,499, and can also be bought on Amazon India.
The Xiaomi Redmi 6A is the most affordable device on offer from the Chinese smartphone maker, and is part of its popular affordable Redmi range of devices. The successor to the similarly-priced Xiaomi Redmi 5A, the phone is a hit with buyers looking for an entry-level smartphone. The Redmi 6A comes with basic specifications, but offers the complete smartphone experience for beginner users. The device has been available through regular sales since its launch in September this year.
Xiaomi Redmi 6A: Features and specifications
Powering the Redmi 6A is the MediaTek Helio A22 SoC, paired with 2GB RAM and 16GB/32GB of internal storage. There’s also a dedicated expansion slot that can take up microSD cards of up to 256GB. The smartphone sports a 5.45-inch HD+ display with a resolution of 720×1440 pixels and an 18:9 aspect ratio. It runs Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box, with MIUI on top.
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The Xiaomi Redmi 6A has a single-lens 13-megapixel primary camera. There’s also a 5-megapixel lens up front for selfies and video calls. All standard connectivity features are included, with a 3,000mAh battery rounding off the spec sheet.