Xiaomi has launched its new affordable smartphone Redmi 5A of the Redmi series in China. Like Xiaomi Redmi 4A, the company claims that there is a metal matte texture in the Redmi 5A, with which the company claims that it is light on the weight. The company has made some changes in the design of the new Xiaomi Redmi 5A, and its curved edges make its grip convenient. Like the previous Redmi smartphone, Radmi 5A boasts of having a great battery life. The company says that the Redmi 5A battery will last for 8 days. The phone runs on the MIUI 9. But just like the Redmi 4, Entry-Level Redmi 5A does not have the fingerprint sensor.
Xiaomi Redmi 5A Specifications and Features:
Xiaomi Redmi 5A has 5 inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS display. The screen’s pixel density is 296 ppi. The smartphone has Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor which runs on a 1.4GHz frequency with the Adreno 308 GPU for graphics processing. This phone has 2 GB RAM. The storage is 16 GB, which you can extend up to 128 GB via microSD card. This smartphone supports a hybrid dual sim slot.
The smartphone has 13-megapixel rear camera for photography, which comes with aperture f/2.2 and flash. For selfie and video chat, Redmi 5A smartphone is equipped with a 5-megapixel front camera with aperture f/2.0. The rear camera comes with Panorama mode, Burst mode, Facial recognition and can record video up to 1080 pixels at 30 frames per second.
Redmi 5A runs on MIUI 9. The phone will have 3000 mAh battery. The smartphone’s dimensions are 140.4 x70.1×8.35 millimeters and weighing 137 grams. For connectivity, the smartphone features 4G LTE, 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3.5mm audio jacks and micro USB. The company has not provided any information about making the phone available to other markets outside of China.
Xiaomi Redmi 5A Price and Availability:
The price of the new Xiaomi Redmi 5A has been kept in China with 599 Chinese yuan (about 6,000 Indian rupees). This smartphone will be available from Monday, 23rd October 2017, for pre-order on the official online store, JD.com and other websites in China. This smartphone will be available in Platinum Silver, Cherry Powder, and Champagne Gold color Variants. Let us tell you that earlier this year, the company had launched the Redmi 4A in the budget Segment in March.