The popular smartphone company Xiaomi has announced to launch it's midrange budget smartphone Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 plus In india.The launch event is scheduled to take place at 3 pm IST on March 14.Amazon India is teasing the smartphonewith the number 5 the compact power house.The news is confirmed that Redmi 5 will be made availble exclusively through Amazon India.
The Redmi 5 launched in China back in December.The indian version of Redmi 5 comes with a 5.7-inch screen with an HD+ resolution. The Redmi 5 is powered by a Snapdragon 450 chipset.It comes with a 12MP rear camera, a 5MP front camera, and a 3300mAh battery. It runs on Android 7.1 Nougat with MIUI 9.Similar to the Redmi Note 5, the new device has an aspect ratio of 18:9.Xiaomi is expected to launch the device in two variants, one with 2GB RAM, 16GB ROM and the other with 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM.
On the other hand, the Redmi 5 Plus comes with a 5.99-inch full-HD+ display with a 1080x2160 pixels resolution having an aspect ratio of 18:9. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 625 processor along with 3GB and 4GB RAM options. It will also have 12MP rear camera, a 5MP front camera, and a 4000mAh battery. It also runs on Android 7.1 Nougat with MIUI 9.
The device is available in three variants in China. The 2GB RAM variant is priced at CNY 799 (Roughly Rs 8,000). The 3GB RAM variant is priced at CNY 899 (roughly Rs 9,000) and the 4GB RAM variant is priced at CNY 1299 (Roughly Rs 13,200).The indian price is expected to have approximately same .