Redmi 5A Now Available In Rose Gold

Redmi 5A Now Available In Rose Gold

Redmi 5A Now Available In Rose Gold

by February 2, 2018

Touted as ‘Desh ka smartphone’ Xiaomi launched the Redmi 5A in India back in November 2017. It is the cheapest smartphone from Xiaomi’s stable. After the December launch, it started topping the charts and sold over 1 million units till January 2018. The Redmi 5A came in Dark Grey and Gold during the launch. Now, the company has added a new Rose Gold variant to the existing pallet. Xiaomi had promised Rs 1000 off for the first 5 million customers when it launched the phone in India. So effectively 4 million more customers are eligible to get the Redmi 5A at Rs 4,999 2 GB RAM/ 16 GB storage variant and Rs 5,999 for the 3 GB RAM/ 32 GB storage variant. The phone is available via Flipkart.com, Mi.com, and Mi Home stores. But since its sold out now, you will have to wait till the next flash sale.

Talking about the specifications of the phone itself, it is a dual-sim phone with 4G VoLTE calling capabilities. The phone sports a 5-inch HD display with 1280 x 720 pixel resolution and 296ppi (Pixels per inch). It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 425 SoC with cores clocked up to 1.4 GHz. As per the optics, the phone gets a 13-megapixel rear facing camera with f/2.2 aperture coupled with PDAF (Phase Detection Autofocus) and LED flash. The front selfie shooter is a 5-megapixel sensor with f/2.0 aperture. Although being a budget smartphone it doesn’t skip accelerometer sensor, ambient light sensor and proximity sensor. The Redmi 5A packs in a 3000 mAh battery and runs on MIUI 9 based on Android Nougat.