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Xiaomi Redmi5, Redmi5 Plus Launched with 18:9 displays in China

Xiaomi Redmi5, Redmi5 Plus Launched with 18:9 displays in China

Xiaomi, the Chinese manufacturer known for bringing out high specification smartphones in competitively lower prices, just unveiled new smartphones in its budget-friendly Redmi 5 series. The Redmi 5 Plus will also be shipped in two RAM and internal storage options. Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus will be accessible in China from December 12.

It comes with 18:9 full-HD display which is impressive as these are affordable phones by a global standard. The Redmi 5 is armed with a 3,300mAh battery, which the company claims is good enough to last up to 12 days of standby time. Both models offer users the possibility to expand the storage of their handsets by up to 128GB using the second SIM card slot as a microSD card slot. Also, the battery is a 4,000 mAh juice pack that will be more or less adequate for moderate usage. The Redmi 5 and the Redmi 5 Plus have a 12-megapixel rear-facing camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. The Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus are now official and the cheapest 18:9 aspect ratio handsets available. Xiaomi Redmi 5 and Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus India launch date and accessibility has to be specified yet. The Redmi 5 Plus was priced at $249 (Rs 16,000) on the retailer's website, as reported by Business Today. The design of the Xiaomi Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus is inspired by the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2. There is Snapdragon 450 processor powering the performance of the device.

The Redmi 5 Plus comes in two different variants- a 3GB and 32GB model along with a 4GB RAM and 64GB storage model. They will both ship with MIUI 9 on board, which is based on Android 7.0 Nougat. It can be purchased in either 2GB RAM + 16GB capacity alternative or 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM variation.

The remaining features remain the same for Redmi 5 as well as the Redmi 5 Plus. All the basic connectivity options such as 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, 3.5mm headphone jack, and microUSB are included. The fingerprint sensor sits at the back of the device which has become a Redmi signature irrespective of thin or thick bezels. The device is powered by 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 processor along with Adreno 506 GPU. Both variants have fingerprint sensors on the back, where the single 12MP primary camera is set too.

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