Redmi 5 to Launch in Today

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The list of phones to receive the update include, Xiaomi Redmi 2, Redmi 2 Prime, Redmi 4A, Redmi Note Prime, Redmi 3S, Redmi 3S Prime, Redmi Note 4G, Redmi 1S, Redmi Note 3, Redmi Y1, Redmi Y1 Lite, Redmi 4, Redmi Note 4, Mi 4i, Mi 3, Mi 4, Mi Max, Mi Max Prime, Mi 5, Mi MIX 2, and the Mi Max 2.

The company has announced that the Redmi 5A will now be available at its original price of Rs. 5,999 through online retailer Flipkart as well as company's own online store in India. Xiaomi has been posting teasers about the new upcoming smartphone using the hashtag CompactPowerhouse. Xiaomi Redmi 5 was first launched in China previous year, along with the Redmi 5 Plus. The 2GB RAM of the Redmi 5 is priced at CNY 799 (approximately Rs 8,100), the 3GB RAM variant is priced at CNY 899 (approximately Rs 9,100) while the 4GB RAM variant is priced at CNY 1,299 (approximately Rs 13,200).

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.

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Both Redmi Note 5 and Note 5 Pro will be available in gold, black, lake blue and rose gold body shades. The company has launched two variants of the device in China, we can expect the same in India. Today's launch event will be livestreamed on the official Xiaomi India website and also on the company's YouTube channel. On the software front, the Redmi Note 5 runs Android 7.1.2 Nougat out-of-the-box layered with MIUI 9 atop. If Xiaomi follows a similar strategy, then Redmi 5 could will also have a similar price range as past year. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor with 2GB/3GB/4GB RAM variants.

It will come equipped with a 12MP rear camera along with a 5MP front-facing camera. It has 32GB/64GB of storage which is expandable through a MicroSD card in a hybrid dual-SIM configuration where second SIM slot doubles as a MicroSD card holder. The Redmi 5a Prime has a hybrid 32GB ROM and a 3GB RAM while its counterpart, the Redmi 5a houses 16GB ROM and 2GB RAM. On the front is a 5-megapixel selfie snapper with Beatuify 3.0 and LED selfie-light. Fueling the smartphone is a 4,000mAh battery.

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