Redmi 5A

Xiaomi has launched the Redmi 5A in India following its launch in China in October. The phone has been launched with the tagline ‘Desh ka Smartphone’ and comes with entry-level specifications.

The USP of the phone is the 3000 mAh battery that the company says delivers ‘8-days of battery life’. The Xiaomi Redmi 5A mobile comes with MIUI 9 preloaded, based on Android Nougat.

Mi Redmi 5A has a 5.00-inch touchscreen display with 720 x 1280 pixels resolutions. It is powered by 1.4GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor with 2GB / 3GB of RAM and 16GB / 32 GB of internal storage expandable via microSD card slot. Connectivity options on the phone include dual sim, 4G, 3G, Bluetooth, USB, and WiFi. It comes with inbuilt proximity and accelerometer sensors. The phone has a 13MP primary camera and a 5MP front shooter for selfies. It has sleek dimensions of 140.40 x 70.10 x 8.40 and weighs 137.00 grams.

Redmi 5A full specifications

PerformanceQuad core
Display5.0" (12.7 cm)
Storage16 GB,32 GB
Camera13 MP
Battery3000 mAh
Ram2 GB,3 GB
Quick ChargingNo
Operating SystemAndroid v7.1.2 (Nougat)
Sim SlotsDual SIM, GSM+GSM
ModelRedmi 5A
Launch DateDecember 7, 2017
Custom UiMIUI
Sim SizeSIM1: Nano SIM2:Nano
Network4G,3G and 2G
Fingerprint SensorNo
Fm RadioYes
Audio Jack3.5 mm
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917
GraphicsAdreno 308
ProcessorQuad core, 1.4 GHz, Cortex A53
Architecture64 bit
Ram2 GB,3GB
Thickness8.3 mm
Width70.1 mm
Weight137 grams
Height140.4 mm
ColoursGold, Rose Gold, Dark Grey, Lake Blue
touch Screenes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
Display TypeIPS LCD
Screen To Body Ratio69.86 %
Pixel Density294 ppi
Screen Size5.0 inches (12.7 cm)
Screen ResolutionHD (720 x 1280 pixels)
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable MemoryYes Up to 128 GB
Usb Otg SupportYes
SettingsExposure compensation, ISO control
Camera FeaturesDigital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to Focus
Image Resolution4128 x 3096 Pixels
SensorPureCel Sensor
AutofocusYes Phase Detection autofocus
Shooting ModesContinuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode
Resolution5 MP Front Camera
Physical ApertureF2.0
Optical Image StabilisationNo
FlashYes LED Flash
Video Recording1920x1080 @ 30 fps
User ReplaceableNo
Capacity3000 mAh
WifiYes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n
Wifi FeaturesWi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot
BluetoothYes v4.1
VolteYes v4.1
Usb ConnectivityMass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0
Sar ValueHead: 1.072 W/kg, Body: 0.910 W/kg
Network Support4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
GpsYes with A-GPS, Glonass
Sim 14G Bands:TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS:Available EDGE:Available
Sim SizeSIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano
Sim 22G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS:Available EDGE:Available
Other SensorsLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope
Fingerprint SensorNo
ApplicationsExplorer, Mi cloud, Mi Remote