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Xiaomi Redmi 5 India variant unboxing and first look

Xiaomi Redmi 5 India variant unboxing and first look

The Redmi 5 smartphone will go on sale for the first time at 12:00 PM IST on 20th March 2018. The Redmi 5 will be available for purchase across mi.com, Amazon India, and Mi Home offline stores. This cashback amount will be credited to users in the form of 44 cashback vouchers worth Rs 50 each on the MyJio app upon performing recharge on the Xiaomi Redmi 5.

Launched in India on March 14, Xiaomi Redmi 5 is a successor to the company's popular budget smartphone series and an expansion of its worthy product lineup, which includes Redmi Note 5, and Redmi Note 5 Pro.

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Xiaomi Redmi 5 comes with a price tag of Rs 7,999 for the 2GB RAM and Rs 8,999 for the 3GB RAM variant.

Prices in India start at Rs.7,999 for the base variant with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. This means plenty of last week's leaders are no longer in the running - OnePlus 6, Huawei P20 Pro and a pair of Samsung Galaxy J7 phones all dropped off. The phone comes with an nearly identical metallic body that is the common feature between the two phones. Another one is the 5000mAh battery which can be used as a power bank. Phones in the Redmi series haven't been known for their camera performance, and the Redmi 5 is no exception. Also, there is a fingerprint sensor at the back. The phone is the thinnest phone to come out of Xiaomi's stable and is just 7.7mm thick. It also flaunts a bezel-less design like the Note 5 but makes do with a more handy 5.7-inch display. The aspect ratio of the display is 18:9. The Snapdragon 636 SoC is much more powerful than the Snapdragon 625 SoC that is found in the Redmi Note 4 and the Redmi Note 5. Manufactured with 14nm FinFET technology the processor has improved power and thermal efficiency. The internal storage of Bharat 5 Pro is 32GB and Redmi 5 has 16GB/32GB/64GB internal storage. The phone comes with snapdragon 450 chip and a 12MP camera at the back. On the camera front, Redmi 5 smartphone sports a 12-megapixel rear camera with LED Flash, 1.25μm pixel size, and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash for selfies and video chats.


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