The Xiaomi Redmi 5A was launched on 7th December, 2017 in India. The device has a dual SIM (nano+nano) slot and runs MIUI 9-based on Android Nougat. The smartphone sports a 5-inch HD (720x1280 pixels) display. It is powered by a 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor, coupled with 2GB/ 3GB of RAM. In the camera department, the Redmi 5A bears a 13-megapixel rear sensor with an f/2.2 aperture, PDAF, and LED flash. The front of the device sports a 5-megapixel sensor with an aperture of f/2.0. The smartphone comes with 16GB/ 32GB inbuilt storage. The smartphone is available in Platinum Silver, Champagne Gold, Rose Gold, and Lake Blue colours.
The device comes with a 5.0 inches capacitive touchscreen display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels and display type of IPS LCD.
PROCESSOR AND STORAGE
The smartphone makes use of a quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 that is coupled with Adreno 308 GPU, 2/3GB RAM and 16/32GB Storage default memory capacity. This storage can be expanded up to another 128GB with the help of a microSD Card.
For imaging, the device sports a 13MP Camera with 720@30 fps, Geo Tagging, HDR. Up front, the smartphone makes use of a5 MP selfie camera.
The connectivity aspects include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, v4.1, A2DP, LE, microUSB v2.0, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS and dual sim (Nano + Nano).
The smartphone packs a non-removable Li-Po 3000 mah battery.
The device runs Android 7.1.2(Nougat), out of the box. The OS comes with additional improvements/fixes for audio popping issue, bluetooth connectivity improvements and fixation to the early shutdown battery level issue.
The Redmi 5A price in India starts from Rs. 4,999 for 2GB and 16GB variant.