Wednesday, 20 June, 2018

Xiaomi Redmi 5 set to launch today

Xiaomi's Global MIUI 9 OS Expands To More Smartphones MIUI 9 OS Stable Rom Update Rolling Out for Redmi 4, Mi Mix 2 and Other Models
Velma Reese | 14 March, 2018, 11:07

Xiaomi is set to launch yet another smartphone to its India lineup with the name Redmi 5 on everyone's lips. The company made the announcement through its Redmi India Twitter account, saying both the models will be available online for purchase.

Xiaomi recently announced a wider release of its MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM on additional smartphone models, and following this new software distribution phase the package which was originally rolled out last November on a handful of devices should now be available for almost two dozens Xiaomi smartphone models.

Redmi 5 was first launched in China back in December past year alongside Redmi 5 Plus. The launch of Xiaomi Redmi 5 was confirmed by the brand on March 13 and just like their previous smartphone launches, Xiaomi will be live streaming the unveiling of their much-awaited smartphone on their official website. In China, Redmi 5 has been priced starting at CNY 799 which roughly translates around Rs 7,800 for the base variant which packs 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. Here's a look at what to expect with the Redmi 5 launch today and how to watch it live. The company recently introduced the Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro in the Indian market, and the Redmi 5 is expected to be next. It remains to be seen if Xiaomi launches all three variants in India. While the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage model of Redmi 5 was priced at CNY 899 which comes approx around Rs 8,800.

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On the photography front, the Redmi 5 features a 12MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, PDAF and an LED flash. The handset launched in China is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor and sports a 5.7-inch HD+ display with 720x1440p resolution 282ppi pixel density in an 18:9 aspect ratio display. The Redmi 5a Prime has a hybrid 32GB ROM and a 3GB RAM while its counterpart, the Redmi 5a houses 16GB ROM and 2GB RAM.

The Redmi 5 will be priced between Redmi 5A and Redmi Note 5. The front-snapper also features the company's proprietary Beautify 3.0.

In China, the dual SIM (nano) Redmi 5 runs MIUI 9 on top of Android Nougat out-of-the-box. Fueling the smartphone is a 4,000mAh battery.

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