Xiaomi Redmi 5 smartphone seems to be set for launch in India on March 14. The Chinese language firm has begun teasing the upcoming handset. In keeping with a brand new teaser posted on Twitter, the subsequent smartphone to be launch by Xiaomi in India will probably be a ‘Compact Powerhouse’, which seems to be referring to each measurement and battery capability. Whereas the corporate has not revealed the identify of the unannounced smartphone in India, speculations are rife that it will likely be the Xiaomi Redmi 5.
Manu Kumar Jain, World VP and MD Xiaomi India, on Thursday posted a teaser on Twitter with the caption, “#CompactPowerhouse is launching on 14th March! Slim, smooth and compact! But a real tremendous energy home! Guess what that is?” Earlier, whereas saying the 32-inch and 43-inch variants of its new Mi TV 4A lineup for India, Xiaomi had teased the launch of a brand new smartphone anticipated on March 14. The facet profile picture of the smartphone, with a digital camera bump, pointed at a doable Redmi 5 launch within the nation.
By way of pricing, the Redmi 4 successor, might be priced beneath the higher-specced Redmi Word 5 that had arrived in India at a base worth of simply Rs. 9,999.
The Xiaomi Redmi 5 is a twin SIM (Nano) smartphone that Android Nougat out-of-the-box with MIUI 9 on prime. The handset comes with a 5.7-inch HD+ (720×1440 pixels) show with an 18:9 facet ratio and 282ppi pixel density. The Redmi 5 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor and is available in 2GB/ 3GB/ 4GB RAM variants. It sports activities 16GB/ 32GB of inbuilt storage.
By way of optics, the Redmi 5 comes with a 12-megapixel rear digital camera that has options like f/2.2 aperture, PDAF, and LED flash. On the entrance is a 5-megapixel selfie digital camera with a “soft-light” flash module. The entrance digital camera additionally options the corporate’s proprietary Beautify three.zero capabilities. Moreover, the smartphone is fuelled by a 3300mAh battery beneath the hood. By way of dimensions, the handset measures 151.8×72.8×7.7mm and weighs 157 grams.