Xiaomi Redmi A3 Making Waves as it Surfaces on Thailand's NBTC Certification

Sohail Akhtar

A successor to the Xiaomi Redmi A2 series has finally surfaced on Thailand's NBTC certification platform. The listing, aptly titled Redmi A3, gives us a sneak peek into what could be the next sub-entry-level sensation from the Chinese tech giant. Here’s everything you need to know.

The smartphone, identified by model number 23129RN51X, has been making rounds on various certification platforms, including IMDA and EEC. However, the NBTC listing officially confirms its identity as the Redmi A3. The device will support GSM/WCDMA/LTE networking with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity.

While the finer details remain eluded alongside the handset’s pricing and design, multiple certification sightings suggest that the official launch is imminent. Expected to be the direct successor to the Redmi A2, the A3 is likely to bring subtle improvements squarely targeted at the budget segment.

Recalling its predecessor, the Redmi A2 boasted a 6.52-inch IPS panel with an HD+ resolution and a 60Hz refresh rate. Under the hood, it featured MediaTek Helio G36 SoC, up to 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of internal storage. Interestingly, the new Xiaomi budget mobile proposes 1TB of expandable storage.

The Redmi A2 ran on Android 12 Go edition straight out of the box. Fueling the device was a robust 5,000mAh battery pack supporting standard 10W charging. Camera-wise, the Redmi A2 and the A3 will mirror each other with an 8MP dual-lens setup on the rear and a 5MP selfie shooter on the front.

With the Redmi A3 inching closer to its official debut, Xiaomi enthusiasts are eager to uncover the full array of features and enhancements in the works for this handset. Stay tuned for more updates as we wait for the official unveiling of the Xiaomi Redmi A3.