DL Electronics will launch cell phones Xiaomi Mi 9T, Mi A3 and Redmi 7A in Brazil over the next few weeks: the company wants to expand its smartphone portfolio in the country, in addition to bringing connected devices such as the Mi Band 4 fitness bracelet. The Mi 9T has a retractable front camera; Mi A3 participates in the Android One program; and the Redmi 7A brings 4,000 mAh battery at a more affordable price.
Luciano Barbosa, DL’s product director, tells the Canaltech that the Xiaomi Mi 9T will be launched until August 10 in Brazil – that is, until next week. It has already been approved. Meanwhile, the Mi A3 and Redmi 7A would arrive only in the first week of September; they are still certified by Anatel.
Prices have not been revealed, but it is possible to estimate them. DL products cost, on average, the values practiced by Xiaomi in Europe converted at a rate of R $ 10 / euro. Sometimes it’s a little less, sometimes it’s a little more, but you can get an idea of how much future cell phones will cost.
Doing the math, esteem that prices will be about:
- Xiaomi Mi 9T: R $ 3,299 in version 6 + 64 GB (329 euros)
- Xiaomi Mi A3: R $ 2,499 in version 4 + 64 GB (249 euros)
- Redmi 7A: R $ 1,199 in version 2 + 32 GB (119 euros)
Xiaomi Mi 9T and Mi A3 have triple camera with 48 megapixels
The Xiaomi Mi 9T is the first Mi line phone with a retractable front camera; therefore, the 6.39-inch AMOLED screen does not need a notch. Inside, we have a Snapdragon 730 processor, 6 GB of RAM and up to 128 GB of storage. The rear camera is triple, with a 48 megapixel main sensor; and the battery is 4,000 mAh.
The Xiaomi Mi A3 is part of the Android One phone line, so it will receive system updates for two years – that is, it has Android Q and R guaranteed. The rear camera is triple with a 48-megapixel sensor, and the 6-inch screen comes with a built-in digital reader. The phone has a Snapdragon 665 processor, 4 GB of RAM and a 4,030 mAh battery.
Finally, we have the most basic Redmi 7A. It features 5.45-inch HD + screen, Snapdragon 439 processor, combinations of 2 GB + 16 GB or 3 GB + 32 GB and 4,000 mAh battery.