Xiaomi Launches Xiaomi Redmi 5A as ‘Desh ka Smartphone’ in India
Xiaomi has finally unveiled its ‘Desh ka Smartphone’ Redmi 5A in India. Redmi 5A sports a 5-inch 720p HD display, is powered by a quad–core Snapdragon 425 processor coupled with either 2GB RAM or 3GB RAM and either 16GB or 32GB storage.
The smartphone is priced at Rs 4,999 for the 2GB RAM and 32GB storage variant and Rs 6,999 for the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage model. However, customers should note that the actual price of the base model is Rs 5,999 and not Rs 4,999. A discount on the mobile phone is currently valid for the first five million units.
Redmi 5A will go on sale in India from December 7 and will be available exclusively on Flipkart as well as Mi.com online and Mi Home Stores and partner stores. Xiaomi Redmi 5A has a metallic matte finish, and will be available in Dark grey, Gold and Rose gold color variants.
Xiaomi Redmi 5A Features
- 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display with 1000: 1 contrast ratio, 72% (typ) / 68% (min) color gamut
- 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 processor with 500MHz Adreno 308 GPU
- 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
- Android 7.1 (Nougat) with MIUI 9
- Hybrid Dual SIM (micro + nano / microSD)
- 13MP rear camera with PDAF, LED Flash, f/2.2 aperture, 1080p video recording
- 5MP front-facing camera, f/2.0 aperture
- Infrared sensor
- Dimensions: 140.4 x 70.1 mm x 8.35 mm; Weight: 137g
- 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS + GLONASS
- 3000mAh (typical) / 2910mAh (minimum)