The much-awaited Redmi 5 is going to launch in India on 14:03:17, as per the recent Posts on their social media handle, though they didn’t confirm its Redmi 5, but it’s highly expected to be Redmi 5.
This latest smartphone is going to replace the 2nd best selling smartphone in 2017, redmi 5 already launched in China in December last year. Hence it’s India release is much expected.
In a recent post, Redmi India said,
“It’s slim, sleek and slick. It’s also a powerhouse that fulfills your needs. Revealing the new #CompactPowerhouse in just a few days. Can you guess what it might be?”
Redmi also has a new tagline for the upcoming smartphone Redmi 5 as a Compact Powerhouse. It’s predecessor Redmi 4 was also famous for its big battery and long backup. In China Redmi released two variants of its Redmi 5, Redmi 5 & Redmi 5 plus. But the Redmi 5 plus in India already released a few weeks back as Redmi Note 5.
The major change of Redmi 5 from its predecessor Redmi 4 is its bezel-less large display, otherwise, both the phones are quite similar. The display size of redmi 5 is expected to be 5.7-inch with a pixel resolution of 720×1440 with 18:9 aspect ratio. The rear side design of the phone is almost similar to Redmi 4.
The chipset of the upcoming Redmi 5 would be Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 with 2GB/3GB of RAM variants and 16GB/32GB storage variant.
The phones come with dual sim hybrid slot With expandable storage via Micro SD cards. The China release of Redmi 5 comes with 3300 mah battery, which gives the same power backup as 4100 mah battery of Redmi 4 has. The same battery is expected for upcoming Redmi 5.
In terms of camera features, Redmi 5 comes with a 12 Mega Pixel rear camera with an aperture of f/2.2, PDAF & LED flash. For selfies, it has a 5MP front camera with LED flash. It also supports Fingerprint scanner below the camera and also has IR blaster.
The most important thing about any upcoming product is its price. The more aggressive price is, the more aggressive is the buyer of the product. Though the price is not confirmed yet we can assume it to be ₹6999/_ for the base model.
So keep an eye on its official release on 14th of March 2018…