After the launch of the #CameraBeast Redmi Note 5 Pro and #TheAllRounder Redmi Note 5, Xiaomi again surprised us by launching #CompactPowerHouse Redmi 5 on 14th March, which is the successor of the most popular and compact device of 2017, Redmi 4. In this thread, we will see how this Redmi 5 is the rightful successor of Redmi 4 in every aspect. So let's see what has changed.
Design and Display
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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 task more simple. Redmi 5 is the slimmest device ever in Redmi series smartphones, with the 7.7 mm thickness and with rounded corner design gives an ergonomically curved for better hands feels just like a 5.2-inch device and it is 11% lesser in thickness compare to the Redmi 4.
Performance, Battery and Software
The most important change is #CompactPowerHouse Redmi 5 is equipped with latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 450, an octa-core chipset with eight Cortex A53 cores and clocked at 1.8GHz based on 14nm FinFET technology. The chipset also includes Adreno 506 GPU, which brings major improvement to the graphics performance along with an upgrade to hardware performance. On the other hand, Redmi 4 runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 435, octa-core chipset clocked at 1.4Ghz based on the 28nm architecture with Adreno 505 GPU. Redmi 5 seems to be a clear winner with newly improved SoC based on latest 14nm FinFET technology.
Redmi 5 comes with MIUI 9 on top of Android 7.1.2 while Redmi 4 came with MIUI 8 on top of Android 6.0.1 upgradable to Android Nougat.
Variants and Price
Redmi 5 comes with lots of improvements in every department compared to Redmi 4. The compact powerhouse is the most powerful and value for money smartphone in the market in terms of overall package it is providing in the budget segment. It comes in three variants :
Considering all the factors mentioned above, #CompactPowerHouse Redmi 5 is a true successor of Redmi 4 in every department like Display, Processor, Camera, Battery etc. The best smartphone in the budget segment. Power in your hands at very affordable rates.
Let us know in the comments, what do you think of #CompactPowerHouse?
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