Xiaomi on Tuesday launched a new variant of its Redmi 4A smartphone in India, with additional RAM and storage compared to the original handset. The Redmi 4A variant with 3GB RAM and 32GB built-in storage will be made available at a price of Rs. 6,999 by the company from Mi.com, Flipkart, Amazon India, Paytm, and Tata CliQ starting Thursday.
The new variant only offers improvement in terms of memory but the design and overall features remain the same. The handset sports a polycarbonate design and sports a 5-inch 720p HD display. Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 425 chipset coupled with 3GB RAM and 32GB expandable storage. The device gets a 13MP primary camera and a 5MP secondary camera.
The Redmi 4A is backed by a 3120mAh battery and it runs MIUI 8.0 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Manu Jain, Xiaomi India’s Vice President and Managing Director, tweeted the announcement, “Surprise! We are launching a new variant of Redmi 4A (3GB RAM + 32 GB flash memory) at an amazing price of INR 6,999.”