Xiaomi has today unveiled its much awaited smartphones Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus at an event in China. Both of these smartphones comes in Black, Light Blue, Gold and Rose Gold color variants and will go on sale starting from December 7 in China.
Redmi 5 with 2GB RAM and 16GB ROM will be priced at CNY 799 and 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM variant will be available for CNY 899.
Redmi 5 Plus with 3GB RAM and 32GB on internal memory will cost at CNY 999 and 4GB RAM with 64GB flash storage will be available for CNY 1299.
As for the specifications, Redmi 5 flaunts a 5.7 inch HD+ 18:9 display with 2.5D curved glass display and employs Octa Core Snapdragon 450 14nm CPU clocked at 1.8 GHz along with Adreno 506 GPU. It houses a 3300mAh battery.
Redmi 5 Plus includes a 5.99 inch full HD+ 18:9 2.5D curved glass display and is powered by 2.0 GHz Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 14nm processor coupled with Adreno 506 GPU. There is 4000mAh massive battery.
Both Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus packs a 12 MP auto focus rear camera with dual tone LED flash light and 1.25μm pixel size. It also sports a front facing camera with 5 MP resolution and LED flash light. Both these handsets come with fingerprint scanner mounted on its rear and run on MIUI 9 based on Android 7.1.2 Nougat OS.
Key Specifications of Xiaomi Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus:
|Model||Xiaomi Redmi 5||Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus|
|Display||5.7 inch HD+ 18:9 2.5D curved glass display||5.99 inch full HD+ 18:9 2.5D curved glass display|
|Processor||1.8 GHz Octa Core Snapdragon 450 14nm processor||2.0 GHz Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 14nm processor|
|Camera||12 MP rear and 5 MP front cameras||12 MP rear and 5 MP front cameras|
|RAM||2GB / 3GB||3GB / 4GB|
|Internal Memory||16GB / 32GB||32GB / 64GB|
|Dimensions and Weight||151.8 × 72.8 × 7.7mm and 157 grams||158.5 x 75.45 x 8.05mm and 179.5 grams|
|Software||Android 7.1.2 Nougat OS with MIUI 9||Android 7.1.2 Nougat OS with MIUI 9|
|Price||799 / 899 yuan||999 / 1299 yuan|