Xiaomi Redmi 5A price, offers
The Redmi 5A will be available in two variants today. The base model with 16GB storage and 2GB RAM is priced at Rs 5,999. The top model with 32GB storage and 3GB RAM is priced at Rs 6,999.
There are a couple of offers that buyers will be able to take advantage of. Reliance Jio is offering cashback worth Rs 2,200 in the form of vouchers, and up to 4.5TB of data. You can also get Rs 600 cashback if paying via Paytm, or five percent discount from Flipkart if using an Axis Bank Buzz credit card. Lastly, users will also get three months worth of Hungama Music subscription free from mi.com.
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Xiaomi Redmi 5A specifications, features
To recap, the Xiaomi Redmi 5A flaunts a 5-inch HD display, and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chipset. For photography, the device is equipped with a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, LED flash, and PDAF support. For selfies, the device features a 5-megapixel snapper with f/2.0 aperture.
The smartphone also features a 3,000mAh battery that is good enough to last for over a day. 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. It is however slated to get Android Oreo-based MIUI 10 in the coming weeks.