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Redmi 5

[Discussion] All you need to know about Redmi 5: The compact powerhouse

2018-03-14 05:46:08
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Hi, Mi fans!
Redmi series has always been a good value proposition as it delivers power and performance at an attractive price. Here comes Redmi 5, a powerful and redesigned successor to Redmi 4. It is the first smartphone in the Redmi series to feature a tall 18:9 display and on-screen buttons. The design language is definitely new but at the same time, it borrows some key features from its predecessors. Know more about the specs and features of Redmi 5 in this thread.

Redmi 5 comes with a matte finish and the back panel is all metal to give a premium feel. It is the slimmest ever Redmi smartphone with 7.7 mm thickness.

Stunning 18:9 HD+ 5.7” display with a contrast ratio of 1000:1. The display supports night mode and also affords color temperature adjustment.

Redmi weighs only 157g which makes it lightweight and gives a comfortable grip.

Color variants
Redmi 5 comes in four color variants - gold, black, rose gold and light blue.

A non-removable 3300 mAh battery which can easily last up to 2 days (moderate to heavy usage).

Storage and memory
Three storage and memory variants: 2GB+16GB, 3GB+32GB, and 4GB+64GB.

Octa-core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor with leading 14nm FINFET technology. It is coupled with Adreno 506 GPU for bringing out fast and fluidic graphics processing.

A rear 12MP camera with a large 1.25µm pixel sensor, 5 piece lens, and single LED flash.

5MP front facing camera features Beautify, selfie timer, and face recognition. This setup is coupled with a LED selfie light.

Dual-SIM 4G (3-choose-2 hybrid SIM tray) with VoLTE support, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi display, and Bluetooth 4.2.

IR Blaster
Pair and control hundreds of brands and thousands of models of TVs, air conditioners, set-top boxes, including the most popular Indian devices.

MIUI 9 based on Android Nougat.

2GB+16GB variant for ₹7,999
3GB+32GB variant for ₹8,999
4GB+64GB variant for ₹10,999

To know more about Redmi 5, click here.

For first sale announcement, click here.

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2018-03-14 05:46:08
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great phone with amazing prices
2018-03-14 05:46:49
Redmi 5 is awesome!
2018-03-14 05:47:23

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Mi FC Trivandrum - President
2018-03-14 05:49:54
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Always Believe That Something Wonderful Is About To Happen.

Master Bunny

meetgour | from Redmi Y1


2018-03-14 05:50:09

Advanced Bunny

1664168132 | from Redmi 4


overpriced 2 GB variant
2018-03-14 05:50:32
WOW .. One more device
2018-03-14 05:50:59

Grandmaster Bunny

nazer_ktpm | from Mi A1


Another Great Device
2018-03-14 05:51:08

Advanced Bunny

Akash Shahakar | from Mi A1


nice product once again
2018-03-14 05:51:44

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Hiren c | from Redmi 4A


wow great phone
2018-03-14 05:51:50
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