Xiaomi Redmi 5 to go on sale today at 12 PM via Amazon.in, Mi.com and Mi Home stores.Xiaomi has partnered with Jio to give a cashback of Rs.2,200 in the form of 44 cashback vouchers worth Rs.50 each and additional 100GB 4G data for Jio users.In addition to this SBI credit card users will get a 5% instant discount on purchasing the smartphone through Amazon.in and Mi.com.Users will also get 90% off on Amazon Kindle ebooks(max. discount up to Rs.400).The smartphone comes with a price tag of Rs.7,999 for 2GB RAM + 16GB storage variant, Rs.8,999 for 3GB RAM + 32GB storage variant and Rs.10,999 for 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant.
Redmi 5 sports a larger 5.7-inch HD+ display with a screen resolution of 1440×720 pixels, 282 PPI and 18:9 aspect ratio.It comes with a 12MP rear camera with the aperture f/2.2, LED flash, phase detection autofocus. To take selfies it has a 5Mp front-facing camera with Beautify 3.0 and LED flash.
On the software front, the Redmi 5 runs on Android Nougat 7.1 with MIUI 9 on top.Coming to the hardware the smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 octa-core processor which is coupled with Adreno 506 GPU and 2GB/3GB/4G of RAM.It also comes with 16GB/32GB/64GB internal storage options which can be further expanded via microSD card.
The Dual-sim Redmi 5 smartphone has connectivity options such as 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth. GPS and micro USB port.The smartphone is backed up by a 3300 mAh battery.It also has fingerprint sensor at the rear.It will be available in Black, Gold, Rose Gold and Lake Blue color variants.
- Display: 5.7-inch HD+ display with the screen resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio
- SIM: Dual Sim
- Software: Android 7.1 Nougat with MIUI 9 on top
- Processor: 1.8GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC
- Primary camera: 12MP with aperture f/2.2, phase detection autofocus, LED flash, Low light enhancement, HDR, face recognition
- Secondary camera: 5MP with Beautify 3.0, face recognition, selfie countdown
- RAM & Internal storage: 2GB/3GB/4GB & 16GB/32GB/64GB respectively.
- Connectivity: 4G V0LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS, micro USB
- Battery: 3300 mAh
- Colors: Black, Gold, Rose Gold, Lake Blue