Xiaomi Redmi 5A is going on sale again today via Flipkart and mi.com at 12:00PM. The smartphone comes in two models. The base variant which features 16GB internal storage is priced at Rs 5,999, while the higher-end 32GB storage variant is priced at Rs 6,999. This will be a flash sale, so those who are interested in purchasing the smartphone are recommended to login on the respective websites in advance.
Xiaomi Redmi 5A is considered to be one of the best budget smartphones. In fact, the sale poster put up by Flipkart today mentions it to be one of the bestselling smartphones in its price category. It is the second device from Xiaomi to receive 1 million ratings on Flipkart. The smartphone offer great performance in a premium looking package, and is available in four colors of blue, gold, rose gold, and grey.
Xiaomi Redmi 5A specifications and features
The Xiaomi Redmi 5A flaunts a 5-inch HD display that features resolution of 1280×720 pixels, and an aspect ratio of 16:9. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chipset, and the internal storage is expandable up to 128GB via a microSD card.
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In the photography department, the device is equipped with a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, LED flash, and PDAF support. Upfront, it features a 5-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture for taking selfies. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS/A-GPS, IR Blaster, and micro-USB. On the software front, the device runs Android Nougat-based MIUI 9. The smartphone also features a 3,000mAh battery that is good enough to last for a day.