Xiaomi has finally launched its much-awaited “Desh ka Smartphone” which is none other than the Redmi 5A. It is a Flipkart exclusive phone and will be available for purchase starting from 7th December 2017. The Xiaomi Redmi 5A, originally priced at Rs. 5,999 has decided to offer a discount of Rs. 1000 to its first 5 million customers. This attempt by Xiaomi is definitely going to please the fans and the Mi community in India. The price of 2GB RAM/16GB ROM variant is Rs 5,999 (Rs. 4,999 after discount) and the 3GB RAM/32GB ROM variant is going to cost Rs. 6,999.
Flipkart is also giving some exciting offers on the purchase. The customers who purchase the Xiaomi Redmi 5A from Flipkart will get the benefit of no cost-EMI on the 2GB RAM/16GB storage variant starting at just Rs 243. The customers of Axis bank Buzz Credit card get an opportunity to avail an extra 5% discount. Also, the first-time smartphone purchasers will get 10% off on their next Fashion purchase from Flipkart. Users having a Jio connection will be offered Rs 1,000 cashback in the form of vouchers if they recharge with 199 recharge continuously for a year.
So, now lets talk about the features of this budget Smartphone from Xioami.
Key Features of Xiaomi Redmi 5A
- Quad-core 1.4 GHz Snapdragon 425 chipset processor
- 13MP primary camera
- 5-inch HD display
- 1280 x 720p resolution
- 3000mAh battery
- Dual SIM with micro-SD Card Slot
- Android 7.1 Nougat
Technical Specification of Xiaomi Redmi 5A
The body of the Xiaomi Redmi 5A smartphone has a metallic type matte finish. The graphite sheets at the back are dual pyrolytic that keeps the phone at least 1-degree cooler. A resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels and a 5-inch High Definition display supports a “reading mode” that is designed to automatically control the emission levels of blue light.
Now, let us dig a little deeper and take a look at its battery backup. The Xiaomi Redmi 5A is powered by a 3000mAh battery that can last for 7 hours of continuous video playback and up to 8 days in the standby mode. It also comes with a custom charger that supporting a voltage at the most 380v in order to tackle all of a sudden drops in power.
The camera department also has some interesting features to offer. The 13MP primary camera supports f/2.2 aperture lens, an LED flash, and PDAF. The 5MP front camera has an aperture of f/2.0. The rear camera is capable enough to record crystal clear videos.
As far as the connectivity is concerned, this ‘Desh ka smartphone’ supports Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth 4.1, and 4G LTE. It is a dual sim phone which offers 3 slots- 2 for sims and 1 for SD card. This is where it gains an advantage over many other smartphone brands that offer only 2 slots.The expandable storage is up to 128 GB by making use of a micro-SD card. The Xiaomi Redmi 5A smartphone is launched in three beautiful colors- Rose Gold, Elegant Gold, and Dark Grey.
Price of Xiaomi Redmi 5A
Currently, the Xiaomi Redmi 5A smartphone is priced at Rs. 5,999 for the 2GB RAM/16GB ROM variant and Rs. 6,999 for the 3GB RAM/32GB ROM variant.
But, right now this phone is available on discount and you can purchase them starting from Rs.4,999.
The Redmi 5A by Xiaomi has been designed for supporting the initiative of “Make In India” for the entire country. It is manufactured in their factory in Andhra Pradesh. Owing to its quality features at such an affordable price, it gives the users exactly what they need and is definitely worth the purchase.
Please let us know what are your thoughts on this budget Smartphone by commenting below and Are you going to buy it as your primary or secondary Smartphone?