O Xiaomi Mi A3 it’s the Redmi 7A received the approval of the Anatel for an official launch in Brazil; distributor DL Eletrônicos said the two phones will be sold starting in September. The Mi A3 has a triple camera of 48 megapixels and participates in the Android One program; while the Redmi 7A is a basic smartphone with a 4,000 mAh battery.
Cesar Cardoso, from Mobile Penguins, found that both cell phones were approved this week; both had the certificate issued by Anatel on August 27. The Xiaomi Mi A3 has code M1906F9SH, while Redmi 7A is identified as M1903C3EH.
Anatel confirms that the two devices are compatible with the band 28 (700 MHz) of the Brazilian 4G. This is the frequency released by turning off the analog TV, which offers a stronger signal in closed locations.
The Xiaomi Mi A3 was announced in July: it has a Snapdragon 665 processor, a 4,030 mAh battery with 18 W fast charging, and a 6.088-inch AMOLED screen with HD + resolution.
At the rear, you find the triple camera with Sony’s 48-megapixel main sensor. Mi A3 participates in the Android One program to receive two version updates guaranteed by Google. In Brazil, only Motorola has devices with Android One.
The Redmi 7A, in turn, is a basic smartphone: it has a Snapdragon 439 processor, up to 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of storage, and a 5.45-inch HD + screen. You also find a 4,000 mAh battery with 10 W charging, and P2i internal splash-proof coating.
Xiaomi Mi A3 can be launched for R $ 2,499 in Brazil
DL promised that the Xiaomi Mi A3 and Redmi 7A would be launched in the first week of September. They will accompany the newcomer Xiaomi Mi 9T with retractable front camera, which costs R $ 3,499 in Brazil and € 329 in Europe.
O Tecnoblog did the math and found that DL products cost, on average, the values practiced by Xiaomi in Europe converted at a rate of R $ 10 / euro. It can be a little more (as in the case of the Mi 9T) or a little less, depending on the device.
Therefore, we estimate that the Xiaomi Mi A3 will cost around R $ 2,499 in Brazil, in version 4 + 64 GB; while the Redmi 7A can go for R $ 1,199 in version 2 + 32 GB. They cost € 249 and € 119 in Europe, respectively.