Xiaomi Redmi 7A Complete Review and Price in Nigeria

Xiaomi Redmi 7A is another device made by the Chinese company Xiaomi after they have introduced the Redmi 7. This time, it has a lesser screen display than the Redmi 7.

Xiaomi Redmi 7A Top Features

  • 5.45-inches FHD+ screen display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 439
  • Adreno 505 graphics processor
  • Body dimension of 146.30 x 70.41 x 9.55 mm
  • 2/3GB and 16/32GB upgradeable to 256GB
  • 12MP rear camera
  • 5MP front camera sensor
  • 9.55mm thickness
  • 4G SIM support
  • 4000mAh battery capacity

Redmi 7A

Design and Display

Xiaomi Redmi 7A has a 6. 4 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 74% screen to body ratio. On the screen sides are small bezels which do reduce the screen to the body of the phone and it has round edges with no notch. Redmi 7A has a screen resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels and 295 PPI density.

Behind the phone is the camera sensor at the top left corner, the LED flash below it, the brand name and no fingerprint sensor. Xiaomi Redmi 7A colours are Matte Black, Morning blue, Matte Blue, Matte Gold.

More interesting about the phone is its ability to resist splash, though this doesn’t make it water-resistant. It weighs roughly 165g, 3g lesser than the Samsung Galaxy A50s.

xiaomi redmi 7a


Xiaomi Redmi 7A is a low budget phone, and so the camera won’t be as good we may expect. 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera. The rear camera features a sunlight mode, night mode, HDR, PDAF, Panorama mode.

The 5MP selfie features an AI face recognition for locking the phone since there’s no fingerprint sensor in it.

Xiaomi Redmi 7A Battery

The battery capacity of Xiaomi Redmi 7A is 4000mAh same with Redmi Note 7 and charges fast with the 10W fast charger provided in the box. Since the Redmi 7A does not have heavy features, the battery can last longer than 2 days depending on the user.

Hardware and Performance 

Even at being an affordable phone, Xiaomi included in it a powerful Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 and Adreno 505 as the graphics processor.

It comes in two variants, the 2GB/16GB and the 3GB/32GB. This isn’t bad for a low budget phone like Redmi 7A.


In terms of connectivity, Xiaomi Redmi 7A does seem to deliver well with the dual 4G support. Bluetooth Tethering, Bluetooth v4.2, FM radio (inbuilt antenna), micro USB 2.0.

It has sensors like the GPS, accelerometer, proximity sensor, compass, light sensor.

Xiaomi Redmi 7A Specifications And Price

Launch: May 2019

Design & Display

  • Colours: Gem Red, Gem Blue, Matte Black, Morning blue, Matte Blue, Matte Gold
  • Dimension: 146.3 x 70.4 x 9.6 mm
  • Display: 
    18:9 aspect ratio, 74% screen to body ratio
  • Density: 295 PPI
  • Foldable: NO
  • Screen Protection: 
  • Screen Resolution: 720 x 1440 pixels
  • Weight: 165g

Camera & Software

  • Camera Type: Single
  • Rear Camera: 13MP f/2.2 aperture PDAF
  • Rear Camera Features: AI Beautify, Face recognition, LED flash, Low light enhancement, HDR, Burst mode
  • Scene Optimizer: No
  • AR Emoji: No
  • Video: 1080p@30fps
  • Front Camera: 5MP  f/2.2, 1/5″, 1.12µm
  • Front Camera Features: AI Background blurring, AI Beautify, Face recognition, Selfie timer, HDR
  • Video: 1080p@30fps
  • OS: Android 9 Pie, MIUI 11
  • Processor: Qualcomm SDM439 Snapdragon 439 (12 nm), Octa-core (4×1.95 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.45 GHz Cortex A53)
  • GPU: Adreno 505
  • Memory: 2GB, 3GB


  • Storage: 16GB, 32GB
  • SD Card Support: 256GB

Network & Connectivity

  • 2G GSM: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
  • 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
  • 3G: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
  • 4G LTE: LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300)
  • 5G: No
  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • HSPA+: Yes
  • Bluetooth: v4.2
  • Infrared Blaster: No
  • NFC: Yes
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • SIM: Dual SIM
  • USB Port: Micro USB 2.0


  • Music Player: Yes
  • Video Player: Yes
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Barometer: Yes
  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Face Unlock: Yes
  • Fingerprint Sensor: No
  • Gesture Control: No
  • Gyroscope: No
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Pedometer: No
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Voice Control: Yes

Xiaomi Redmi 7A Battery

  • Battery: 4000mAh Li-Po Non-removable
  • Talktime: 
  • Standby Time:
  • Fast Charging: 10W charger

More Features

  • Active Noise Cancellation: No
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Water Resistant: Splash resistant
  • Dust Resistant: No
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: Yes
  • Video Streaming: Yes

In The Box

  • 5V/1A charger included
  • Mobile Phone
  • Adapter
  • USB Cable
  • SIM Eject Tool
  • User Guide
  • Warranty Card

Price Of Xiaomi Redmi 7A

Xiaomi Redmi 7A price ranges from ₦30,000 to ₦40,000. This price may vary due to location or store.

Authors Opinion on Xiaomi Redmi 7A

Redmi 7A offers the best for its price, good camera, lasting battery and also 4G network support. For the price, it is a good pick for any buyer.

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