Xiaomi Redmi 9A FAQ – Infra Red, Gyroscope Sensor, Fingerprint, Led Notification, Antutu Score?

Previously, we discussed the impressive specifications and unboxing of the Xiaomi Redmi 9A, now let’s continue with the Redmi 9A Q&A session to get to know more about the modern Redmi smartphone at the beginning of 2022.

We will try to cover all common questions regarding Redmi 9A official Indonesian model according to different segments such as Design, Screen, Camera, Battery, Performance and Other Questions

Design

Question: Does Redmi 9A come with a metal body design or a plastic body?

Answer: The Redmi 9A handset comes with Gorilla Glass 3 front glass and polycarbonate plastic on the back (backcover) with a carbon gray, sky blue, or ocean green color finish.

Question: Does Redmi 9A come with on-screen buttons or Capacitive buttons?

Answer: Redmi 9A comes with touch screen capacitive buttons

Question: How much does this phone weigh?

Answer: 196 grams

Question: What are the dimensions of Redmi 9A?

Answer: This phone measures approximately 164.9 x 77 x 9 mm (6.49 x 3.03 x 0.35 in) (height x width x thickness)

Question: Is Redmi 9A equipped with a fingerprint sensor?

Answer: No, Redmi 9A does not have a fingerprint sensor, but instead there is a Face Recognition feature or Face Unlock which is quite useful.

Question: Does Redmi 9A carry a Micro USB port or a Type-C port?

Answer: Redmi 9A still uses a Micro USB charger port, not Type-C.

Question: Does Redmi 9A come with Notification LED?

Answer: No, it’s a shame that Redmi 9A is not equipped with a notification LED light which usually lights up when charging the battery.

Display/Screen

Question: What is the screen size of Redmi 9A?

Answer: It comes with a performance of 6.53 inches, 102.9 cm2 ( 81.1% screen-to-body ratio) inches.

Question: What kind of Screen Panel is used on Redmi 9A?

Answer: It comes with IPS LCD capacitive touch screen, 16M color panel

Question: What is the pixel resolution of Redmi 9A?

Answer: 720 x 1600 pixels.

Question: What is the pixel density of Redmi 9A?

Answer: It comes with 269 ppi density.

Question: What is the factor ratio on Redmi 9A?

Answer: it arrives with an Aspect ratio of 20:9.

Question: Does Redmi 9A come with gorilla glass protection?

Answer: It is unknown, there is no official notification whether Redmi 9A uses a screen with Gorilla Glass protection or other types of glass.

Question: How is Sunlight legibility on Redmi 9A?

Answer: Sunlight legibility is quite good (max brightness 400 nits), there is no problem when using it in direct sunlight.

Question: Does Redmi 9A support Adaptive Brightness?

Answer: Yes, it supports adaptive brightness/auto brightness.

Battery

Question: What is the battery capacity on Redmi 9A?

Answer: It comes with 5000mAh Li-ion Polymer battery.

Question: Does Redmi 9A support fast charging or Quick Charge?

Answer: No, Redmi 9A does not support Quick Charge yet, and in the marketing box only a 5V 2A (10 Watt) benchmark charger is added.

Question: What is the battery life on Redmi 9A?

Answer: It can last up to 14-17 hours with really heavy use, the battery will easily last for a day of use. 3 days fair use, on a single charge. 185 hours Music playback, 31 hours Calling, 19 hours Video playback, 19 hours Continuous navigation.

Question: How long does it take to charge the Redmi 9A battery?

Answer: Charging the battery from 0-100 takes about 3 hours and 5 minutes with the regular 5V 2A (10W) charger which is added in the sales box.

Question: Can we use another charger to charge Redmi 9A?

Answer: Yes, you can also use other brand chargers with 5V 2A output but it is always better to use the original charger.

Question: Does Redmi 9A support wireless charging?

Answer: No, wireless charging is not supported on this device.

Question: Does Redmi 9A have a power saver mode?

Answer: Yes, it has battery saver mode.

Question: Is the battery replaceable?

Answer: Yes, by disassembling it. Please read the post on how to open the back case and change the Redmi 9A battery.

Camera

Question: What are the camera specifications of Redmi 9A?

Answer: Redmi 9A is packed with Single 13 MP, f/2.2, 28mm (wide), PDAF camera and carries features such as geotagging, touch concentration, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama. On the front we find a 5 MP, f/2.2, (wide), 1.12µm sensor for a pleasant selfie experience.

Question: Does the camera on Redmi 9A support OIS or EIS?

Answer: No, OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) or EIS (Electronic Image Stabilization) are not supported on Redmi 9A.

Question: Can Redmi 9A record 4K videos?

Answer: No, Redmi 9A cannot record 4K Videos

Question: Can Redmi 9A record 1080P or HD videos?

Answer: Yes, it can record FHD+ Video and Can record 720P video

Question: Can Redmi 9A record slow motion Videos?

Answer: Yes, Redmi 9A has a feature to record slow motion videos at [email protected] resolution.

Question: Can Redmi 9A take pictures with Bokeh impact?

Answer: Yes Redmi 9A can take pictures with bokeh effects both with the rear camera and front camera.

Question: Does Redmi 9A come with Pop-Up Camera?

Answer: No, it doesn’t come with Pop-Up camera.

Question: Does Redmi 9A come with Macro Camera?

Answer: No, Redmi 9A doesn’t have a Macro camera yet.

Question: Does Redmi 9A come with Ultra-Wide Camera?

Answer: No, Redmi 9A does not have an Ultra-Wide camera.

Performance and Gaming

Question: What is Redmi 9A’s Antutu Benchmark Score?

Answer: Redmi 9A 3/32GB variant is able to score around 89457 on the AnTuTu 8.4.1 benchmark. Antutu’s score is quite low according to its class, which is a beginner or entry level class.

Question: What processor is used in Redmi 9A?

Answer: Redmi 9A is powered by Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 processor on MediaTek Helio G25 chipset (12 nm) besides that we find PowerVR GE8320 for all graphic purposes

Question: How much RAM do we find on Redmi 9A?

Answer: Redmi 9A comes with 2GB RAM and 3GB LPDDR4X.

Question: What is the internal storage on Redmi 9A?

Answer: Redmi 9A comes with the option of 32GB eMMC 5.1 internal storage which can be expanded up to 512GB using an additional micro Sd card.

Question: Redmi 9A Android model?

Answer: It comes with Android 10 Operating System with MIUI 12 built-in in sales box.

Question: Which sensors are available in Redmi 9A?

Answer: Redmi 9A has Vibration motor, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, Electronic compass.

Question: Is there a dedicated MicroSD card slot on Redmi 9A?

Answer: Yes, there is a dedicated Sd card slot for Redmi 9A.

Question: Does Redmi 9A have any heating issues?

Answer: There is no heating issue on this device.

Question: How is the speaker performance?

Answer: We like the sound quality, which is really loud and clear.

Question: Can Redmi 9A do heavy games like PUBG and ML?

Answer: Yes, it can run graphics-intensive games like Mobile Legend (ML) smoothly, only PUBG is a bit lacking without problems with the optimal Balanced Medium setting.

Question: What are the connectivity options? Does it support VoLTE?

Answer: Yes, Redmi 9A supports VoLTE. Other options include 2.4G Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Display, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE.

Question: Can you disable or disable the pre-installed applications on the handset?

Answer: Yes, you can uninstall or disable some pre-installed apps on Redmi 9A, but not all.

Question: Does Redmi 9A come with IRIS scanner?

Answer: No, it is not equipped with an IRIS Scanner but it carries a Face Recognition feature which is quite brilliant like the IRIS scanner that we find on devices like Samsung.

Question: How is the multitasking experience on Redmi 9A?

Answer: Multitasking is pretty good for Redmi 9A, Apps can be launched in seconds. However, it is not recommended to open multiple applications at once because it can cause the application to crash.

Question: How is the call quality?

Answer: Call quality on Redmi 9A is good.

Question: Does Redmi 9A support one-handed UI?

Answer yes

Miscellaneous Questions

Question: Does Redmi 9A have Gyroscope sensor?

Answer: No, this phone does not have a Gyroscope sensor in hardware, if there is it is only virtual (software). In the PUBG game, you can’t use Gyro settings either.

Question: Does Redmi 9A come with Face Unlock feature?

Answer: Yes, Redmi 9A comes with Face Unlock Feature.

Question: Does Redmi 9A support under-display fingerprint scanner?

Answer: No, Redmi 9A does not support in-display fingerprint scanner, this phone has no fingerprint sensor at all.

Question: Does Redmi 9A support screen mirroring or Google Chromecast?

Answer: Yes, Redmi 9A supports screen mirroring.

Question: Does Redmi 9A support VR apps and VR Gear?

Answer: No, Redmi 9A does not support virtual reality (VR) apps.

Question: How many SIM cards does Redmi 9A accept? Can I include a microSD card?

Answer: Can find two SIM cards or you can insert two SIM cards and Micro SD card in the device

Question: Does Redmi 9A have FM app?

Answer: Yes, FM radio is available in this device and also comes with recording function

Question: How to take a screenshot on Redmi 9A?

Answer: Press Volume (-) and Power button together to take a screenshot. Or swipe 3 fingers from the top to the bottom of the screen. Or use the Screenshot menu in the shortcut menu that appears by swiping from the top of the phone down.

Question: Does Redmi 9A support USB OTG?

Answer: Yes, it supports OTG via MicroUSB prot and you can connect a USB drive to it.

Question: Does Redmi 9A have IR blaster?

Answer: No, there is no IR port/sensor in Redmi 9A. Yes, please understand the reason for the super cheap price.

Question: Does Redmi 9A come with 3.5mm audio jack?

Answer: Yes, Redmi 9A supports 3.5mm audio jack on the top.

Question: Is Redmi 9A Waterproof?

Answer: No, Redmi 9A is not waterproof.

Question: Is Redmi 9A dust proof?

Answer: No, Redmi 9A is not dust proof.

Question: Does Redmi 9A support App lock?

Answer: Yes, Redmi 9A supports app lock

Question: Does Redmi 9A support Dual apps or two Whatsapp on the same phone?

Answer: Yes, Redmi 9A supports Clone App or Dual app feature, So you can do two whatsapp or two facebook accounts on one device

Question: Does Redmi 9A have video calling feature in dialer?

Answer: Yes, there is a video call feature in the Redmi 9A dialer.

Question: Does Redmi 9A support NFC?

Answer: No, NFC is not supported on Indonesian market Redmi 9A devices.

Question: Does Redmi 9A have split screen feature?

Answer: Yes Redmi 9A supports Multi windows or split screen feature.

Question: Does Redmi 9A support Dolby Atmos?

Answer: No, Redmi 9A does not have Dolby Atmos protection, but it comes with good sound quality.

Note: The specifications displayed may differ from the actual, there may be a typo, there may also be a software update that results in feature changes. Please confirm on the retailer’s site before purchasing.

Also Read: Xiaomi Redmi 9 Frequently Asked Questions – Charging Speed, Gyroscope Sensor, NFC, Notification LED, AnTuTu Score?

Thus the questions and answers about the Redmi 9A. Next maybe Elppas will review this phone. Photo source: GadgetIn.

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