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Redmi 5

[Announcement] Know more about Redmi 5 design

2018-03-14 11:05:54
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Hello, Mi Fan's,
Xiaomi India recently launched #CompactPowerhouse Redmi 5. Redmi 5 is the first Redmi series device from Xiaomi to support the new 18:9 aspect ratio.It is the first ever budget smartphone that launched with latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 5.7-inch display, you can enjoy all of your favorite games and movies.

  • 2.5D 5.7-inch Full HD+ 18:9 display
  • Newest Snapdragon 450 processor, which is based on 14nm architecture and also with a powerful 506 GPU, same as Redmi Note 5
  • 12MP rear camera with a single tone LED Flash
  • The sensor used in Redmi 5 is of 1.25-micron pixels which we found in Redmi Note 5
  • 5MP front-facing camera with Beautify  3.0
  • 3300 mAh battery which will last for a full-day
  • Dual-SIM 4G with VoLTE support, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi display, and Bluetooth 4.2
  • Latest MIUI 9 which is based on Android Nougat 7.1.2 out of the box

Redmi 5 has an 18:9 aspect display ratio which gives you a wider view for better gaming performance and also for displaying more content than 16:9 aspect ratio devices.

Redmi 5 comes with an on-screen navigation button like Redmi Note 5 Pro and you also can enable gesture control for navigations which will make your multi tasking more simple.

Redmi 5 is the all over improvements of Redmi 4, the most popular and compact device of 2017. Redmi 5 comes with a 5.7-inch massive display which is a massive upgrade from its predecessor Redmi 4.

This time Xiaomi has changed the overall design of Redmi 5, its look likes to be inspired by Redmi Note 5 series. It comes with a full metallic unibody chassis with edges. Redmi 5 is the slimmest device ever Redmi smartphones. with the 7.7 mm thickness and with rounded corner design gives an ergonomically curved for better hands feels and it is 11% lesser in thickness compare to the Redmi 4.

When you hold it in your hand even with the 5.7-inch display it feels very comfortable just like a 5.2-inch device. It's just because of its thin bezels and a full-screen device. That why we call it a #CompactPowerHouse !!

It is compact as of a 5.2-inch device with its new aspect ratio

The components are sourced from first-class suppliers, in fact over 70% of them overlap with Apple's suppliers & like every other flagship Mi phones, it has gone through strict durability tests. It has a rounded corners grips to protect your screen and also Reinforced corners which will protect from small drops.

Redmi 5 has a 12MP rear camera with large 1.25µm pixel sensor. With these large pixels, the camera can accept more lights in low light conditions to improve low light photography, these types of sensors can be found only on flagship devices.

Redmi 5 comes with a 5MP front-facing camera with bright LED lights, using flash it can take an excellent selfie at low light conditions.

Redmi 5 can take gorgeous portraits with automatically enhanced facial feature using smart beauty 3.0.

Redmi 5 is launched with three storage variants: 2GB+16GB, 3GB+32GB and 4GB+64GB. It has huge 3300mAH non-removable battery which gives you 12 days of standby time and 15 hours of video playback can last up to 2 days (moderate to heavy usage).

Redmi 5 Comes in 4 color variants - Gold, Black, Rose Gold and Light Blue.

Which color variants do you like the most?


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Master Bunny

pratikdokhe007 | from Redmi Note 4


Light blue
2018-03-15 11:43:04

Master Bunny

v999682797 | from Redmi 3S


nice sharing
2018-03-16 00:20:00

Grandmaster Bunny

arvind2123 | from Redmi 3S


very nice device
2018-03-16 00:20:35
good product !!!!
2018-03-16 00:23:25

Advanced Bunny

1767 | from Redmi Y1 Lite


wow awsome
2018-03-16 00:23:43

Master Bunny

Shimbhu Dayal | from Redmi Note 5


nice sharing..
2018-03-16 00:30:26

Semi Pro Bunny

vivekanimesh334 | from Redmi Note 4


nice one dude..
2018-03-16 00:37:17

Semi Pro Bunny

Godspeed24 | from Redmi Note 4


good design
2018-03-16 00:45:20

Rookie Bunny

1699742440 | from Redmi 4


it's just HD+ not full HD+..
2018-03-16 00:49:33

Semi Pro Bunny

R k b | from Mi A1


redmi note 5 pro phone is good
2018-03-16 00:52:11
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