The smartphone with the prefix "a" in the next generation of the hit budget series Redmi is a slightly simplified version of the usual "six". The model differs from the classic Xiaomi Redmi 6 in the engine compartment consisting of a 4-core MediaTek Helio A22 chip, 2 GB of operational and 16 GB of permanent memory, and an ordinary camera from the rear. The resolution of the main photomodule is 13 MP, while the front-facing model is 5 MP. Since the fingerprint scanner of the smartphone is not set by status, it is instead suggested that it be used to unlock the device by the function of recognizing the user by face. The Xiaomi Redmi 6a 16GB is equipped with a 5.45-inch screen with an aspect ratio of 18: 9 and a resolution of the displayed image of 1440x720 pixels. Out of the box, the device is running an optimized version of the MIUI 9 shell, rolled over Android OS 8.1. Energy from the smartphone is divided non-removable battery with a capacity of 3000 mAh.