Xiaomi’s latest smartphone, Redmi 5A finally launched today during a live event. Much touted ‘Desh Ka Smartphone’ is actually Redmi 5A, as said by us in previous articles. Redmi 5A is a low budget mobile phone that offers interesting features at a low price tag of just Rs.4,999 only. It is launched to reach wider number of users through out the country. Device is considered as successor of Redmi 4A.
Redmi 5A is available in three colour variants
The phone is equipped with 5-inch HD display along with reading mode to protect your eyes. As promoted, a mobile with solutions for all your battery woes, it has 3000 mAH battery that provides up to 8 days of stand by time on a single charge. Another great achievement of this smartphone is it’s rear 13 mega-pixel camera with phase detection auto focus that too in price tag of 5K. Xiaomi Redmi 5 also features a 5 mega-pixel front shooter. It is powered with 64 bit quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor available in two storage variants. One variant has 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage while other variant has 3GB RAM. Smartphone supports dual nano sims and also have a dedicated memory card slot that can be used expand memory up to 128GB. All these features are coupled with miui 9 on the top.
MIUI 9 on Redmi 5A offers certain features like IRCTC card, it turns your railway ticket SMS into a card with all necessary information. Another user interface features include App Vault, Mi Video, Mi drop etc.
2GB variant of Redmi 5A is priced at Rs.4,999 (actual price is Rs.5,999 but available at a discount of Rs.1,000 as launch offer) while 3GB variant is priced at Rs.6,999. Device will be available on Flipkart exclusively and first sale is slated for 12 Noon, 7th December, 2017. Simultaneously, it can also be purchased from Mi.com and offline stores. Xiaomi Redmi 5A is available in 3 shades, dark grey, gold, rose gold.