Redmi 5 Launch Event in India Today at 3 p.m- You Can Watch Live Streaming

Redmi 5 Launch Event in India Today at 3 p.m- You Can Watch Live Streaming

Redmi 5 Launch Event in India Today at 3 p.m- You Can Watch Live Streaming

by March 14, 2018

Chinese tech giant Xiaomi is all set to launch its third smartphone of 2018- The Redmi 5. As mentioned in our earlier post, the much-awaited phone will be launched at an event held by the company at 3 p.m. The event will be covered live, and you can watch the streaming by signing up here.

Xiaomi has been teasing the phone via images posted on social media platforms and branding it as #CompactPowerhouse, but it has not revealed the name officially. However, it is speculated to be the Redmi 5 which is the successor of company’s last year’s pocket-friendly smartphone Redmi 4.

For those who are confused between Redmi 5, Redmi Note 5, Redmi 4, Redmi Note 4- The Note series by Xiaomi has comparatively large display than Redmi series. The Note series is also better in terms of specifications and thus are priced slightly higher than the Redmi series phones.

Recap of Redmi 5 Design and Specifications:

The Redmi 5 is equipped with 5.7-inch HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio, 720x1440p resolution and 282ppi pixel density. It runs on MIUI 9 based on Android 7.1 Nougat. The battery capacity of the phone is 3300mAh which promises to deliver up to 12 days of standby time. In terms of camera, the phone has a 12MP rear camera coupled with 5MP front camera.

The device is backed by Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 octa-core SoC paired with 2GB/3GB/4GB RAM options, however the Indian market will most probably get the 2GB RAM + 16GB storage and 3GB RAM + 32GB storage variants.

Pricing of Redmi 5:

The Redmi 5 will be priced between Redmi 5A and Redmi Note 5. So, one can expect the 2GB + 16GB variant to be priced around Rs. 7000 and the 3GB + 32GB variant to be priced at around Rs. 8500.

Keep watching this space for further updates on Redmi 5 launch.