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Xiaomi Redmi A1

Xiaomi Redmi A1
Brand: Xiaomi
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.52-inch inches screen
  • Camera 8MP Dual Camera / 5MP front
  • Memory 2GB RAM with 32GB ROM
  • Platform Helio A22 CPU / Android 12

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 8 / 10
  • Camera Quality 8 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 9 / 10

Xiaomi Redmi A1 Highlights and Overview

This is the Redmi A1, the cheapest smartphone from Xiaomi in 2022. It is also the first Xiaomi device to run Helio A22 CPU from MediaTek. It comes in a 6.52-inch screen rocking 720 x 1600 pixels. The phone has an IPS panel, and there is a dewdrop notch on the head.

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In the hardware segment, you are getting the aforementioned Helio A22 CPU from MediaTek. This Chipset is made up of 4-core CPUs, at 2.0GHz. It has PowerVR GE8320 GPU, 2GB RAM and 32GB eMMC 5.1 built-in storage.

The camera specifications of the phone includes an 8-megapixel main lens, along with QVGA depth sensor. Your are also getting dual LED light on the rear, while the selfie sensor is capped at 5-megapixels.

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No fingerprint scanner is available on the phone, and the USB interface is microUSB 2.0. The phones is available in Light Green, Light Blue and Black colors, and offers Google Android 12 (Go Edition) out of the box. The table below contains the full specifications of of Xiaomi Redmi A1 smartphone.

Xiaomi Redmi A1 Full Specifications and Features


Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 and SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSDPA Bands 850 / 900 / 2100)
4G Network Bands LTE Bands 1, 3, 5, 8, 40, 41
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps


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Dimensions 164.9 x 76.5 x 9.1 mm
Weight 192 grams
Build Glass front / Plastic body
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)


Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.52 inches, (81.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (269 ppi density)


Operating System Android 12 with MIUI 12
Chipset Mediatek MT6761 Helio A22 (12 nm)
CPU Quad-core CPU (4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU PowerVR GE8320


RAM + ROM 2GB + 32GB / 3GB + 32GB
Card Slot Yes, up to 128GB via microSD card


Camera Type Double Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) Main: 8MP, PDAF
Depth: 0.3 MP
Camera Features Autofocus / Touch focus / LED flash
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps


Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 5-megapixel front camera
Camera Features FaceID / HDR / AI Beauty
Video Resolution 720p


Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Placed in the basement
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack


Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP


Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Pol 5000mAh battery


Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

Xiaomi Redmi A1 User Reviews and Opinions


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