Redmi A2 is an entry-level Android 13 smartphone and sits at the bottom of Xiaomi’s smartphone range. It is the successor to the A1, and by extension, the A1 Plus. See our Redmi A1 Plus review.
Redmi A2: brief information
- OS: Android 13
- Release Date: 2023
- Network Type: 2G/3G/4G
- Display: 6.52-inch, 720 x 1600 pixels resolution
- Processor: MediaTek Helio G36
- Selfie Camera: 5 MP
- Rear camera: 8 MP dual
- RAM: 2 GB
- ROM: 32 GB
- Battery: 5000 mAh
Mobile Wireless Network and Software
- 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
- 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
- 4G mobile network bands: LTE.
- 5G mobile network bands: No
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM
- Software / OS: Android 13 (Go Edition)
Design, Form Factor, Appearance
- Dimensions: 164.9 x 76.8 x 9.1 mm
- Weight: 192g
- Display: 6.52 inches, 720 x 1600 pixels, 60 Hz refresh rate, 20:9 aspect ratio, IPS LCD screen
- Colours: Blue. Green. Black.
- Physical Build: Plastic frame; plastic rear panel.
Internal Hardware Specifications
- CPU/Processor: 64-bit, 2.2 GHz Octa-core
- Chipset: MediaTek Helio G36
- GPU/Graphics Processing Unit: IMG PowerVR GE8320
- RAM: 2 GB
- Extended/Virtual RAM:
- Internal Storage: 32 GB
- External Storage: microSDXC, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Photography, Video Recording
- Main Camera: 8 MP main sensor + AI sensor, autofocus, dual LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording
- Front Camera: 5 MP, fixed focus, Face Recognition, 1080p@30fps video capture
Audio, Video Playback
- Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
- Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
- Loudspeaker: Mono speaker
- Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
- FM Radio: Yes.
- Digital Compass: No.
- Accelerometer: Yes.
- Proximity Sensor: No.
- Ambient Light Sensor: No.
- Barometer: No.
- Pedometer: No.
- Heart Rate Monitor: No.
- Gyroscope (G-Sensor): No.
- Fingerprint Scanner: No.
- Face Unlock: Yes.
- Iris Scanner: No.
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
- Voice Control: No.
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes; Google Assistant.
- Infra-red Blaster: No.
- Bluetooth Version: 5.0
- Bluetooth Profiles: A2DP
- WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot
- GPS: Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
- USB: microUSB v2.0.
- NFC: No.
Miscellaneous Specifications and Features
- Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Polymer 5000 mAh
- Battery Charging: 10W charging
- Wireless Charging: No.
- Reverse Charging: No.
- Model Version/Number:
Launch/Release Dates and Information
- Announced: February 2023
- Release Date: February 2023
Prices by Country
- USA: $
- United Kingdom (UK): £
- Germany: €97
- Switzerland: CHF
- Australia: AU$
- South Africa: ZAR
- Nigeria: ₦
- Egypt: EGP
- UAE (Dubai): AED
- India: ₹
- Kenya: Ksh.
- Ghana: GH₵
The above prices may change with time from country to country, as market forces and economic policies influence product price movements.
Does Redmi A2 have Google Play Store?
It supports Google Services and software applications, including Play Store and Maps, Gmail, YouTube, and others.
Will Redmi A2 work in the USA?
This is a GSM phone and is supported on US GSM carriers like AT&T and T-Mobile and other networks riding on their networks. It does not support CDMA networks. Do make enquiries from your carrier to know what bands/frequencies are supported on their service.
MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict
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Redmi A2 Phone Review Rating
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