Xiaomi Redmi 5 priced at Rs 7,999 launched; check Mi.com, Amazon for discount, big Reliance Jio offer
Xiaomi Redmi 5 priced at a minimum of Rs 7,999 was launched in India today. It was made exclusively available on Amazon India and Mi.com. The smartphone was launched at an event held at 3 pm today. The smartphone will also be available in MI Home stores from March 20, 2018. Later, it will also be made available at offline retail partners of the company. This is the third smartphone launch of the year 2018 in the Indian market by the Chinese smartphone maker. Notably, for those who did not know, Redmi 5 was launched along with Redmi 5 plus in China in December 2017. To an extent, Redmi 5 is a successor of Xiaomi's Redmi 4, which was launched in India in May 2017. Starting price of Redmi 4 was Rs 6.999.
Xiaomi Redmi 5 Prices:
2GB RAM, 16GB storage variant: Rs. 7,999
3GB RAM, 32GB storage variant: Rs. 8,999
4GB RAM and 64GB storage variant: Rs. 10,999
Exclusive Xiaomi Redmi 5 Cashback offer
With this launch of Redmi 5, the company offers an instant cashback of Rs 2,200 from Reliance Jio with 100GB of additional data. Customers using SBI credit cards will get a discount of 5 percent on the price is the purchase is made at Amazon India and Mi.com.
Specification of Redmi 5
SIM: Dual SIM (Nano)
Features: MIUI 9
Display: 5.7-inch HD+ (720x1440 pixels) with an 18:9 aspect ratio
Resolution: 282 ppi pixel density
Brightness: 450-nit peak brightness
NTSC colour gamut: 72 percent
Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC
CPU: Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU: Adreno 506
RAM: 2GB, 3GB, and 4GB
Xiaomi Redmi 5 Camera:
Rear Camera: 12-megapixel with 1.25-micron pixels and f/2.2 aperture, PDAF, HDR and LED flash.
Front Camera: 5-megapixel camera with an LED selfie light
Facilities: Face recognition and the Smart Beauty 3.0 app
Storage options: 16GB, 32GB, and 64GB (all of these are expandable via microSD card)
Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS
Audio Jack: 3.5mm
Weight: 157 grams
Colours: Black, Gold, Lake Blue and Rose Gold
Redmi 5 smartphone bears a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel.