Xiaomi Redmi 5A Launched – Android 7.1.2, 5.0 HD Display, 3 GB RAM, 13 MP Camera, Snapdragon 425

Xiaomi launched a new low-end smartphone called Redmi 5A to the market. The best price of Xiaomi Redmi 5A is around Rs.6,999/- in India and $99 in the USA. Currently, available in Flipkart for you to buy. But before that, check it’s complete advantages, disadvantages, price & specifications.

Best Price: Rs.6,999(India), $99(USA)

Key Features:

  • Android OS, v7.1.2(Nougat).
  • 5.0 inches, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1280 pixels.
  • 3 GB RAM.
  • 3000 mAh Battery.
  • 13 MP rear camera, 5 MP front camera.
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chipset
  • Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 processor

Advantages of Xiaomi Redmi 5A:

  • Xiaoimi Redmi 5A runs on Android OS, v7.1.2(Nougat).
  • Presents 5.0-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with Multitouch in it.
  • It provides 3 GB RAM.
  • It encompasses with Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 processor.
  • Built with Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 chipset.
  • Comes¬†with an internal memory of 32 GB and with expandable memory support up to 256 GB via microSD which uses the dedicated slot.
  • Comes with Dual SIM support.
  • It has a good screen-to-body ratio of ~68 which gives you great wide look while watching your videos.
  • Comes with 13 MP rear camera and 5 MP front-facing camera and with extra features like f/2.2, phase detection autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama
  • It has a stunning battery capacity of 3000 mAh which is good at this range.
  • Performance is good with no lags.
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, GPS, 3G, 4G.
  • It comes with additional features like Document viewer, Photo editor/viewer, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.
  • Supports sensors like Accelerometer, proximity

Disadvantages of Xiaomi Redmi 5A:

  • No much changes if you compare it with Redmi 4A.
  • Supports only a few sensors.
  • Old Android OS.
  • No fingerprint Sensor and fast charging.

Check out specifications of Xiaomi Redmi 5A:

General Features
Brand Xiaomi
Model Name Redmi 5A
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 7.1.2 (Nougat)
Processor Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425
Colors Gold, Dark Gray, Rose Gold, Blue
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.0 inches, 68.0 cm2 (~69.1% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~296 ppi density)
Dimensions 140.4 x 70.1 x 8.4 mm (5.53 x 2.76 x 0.33 in)
Weight 137 g (4.83 oz)
Other Display Features Multi-Touch
Camera Features
Primary Camera 13 MP
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Video Recording 1080p@30fps
Other Camera Features f/2.2, phase detection autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
Talk Time
Standby Time
Memory and Storage
Internal 16/32 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Memory 2/3 GB RAM
Internet & Connectivity
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB Connectivity microUSB 2.0
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE
NFC No
3.5mm jack Yes
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
Other Features
FM Yes
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity
Additional Features & Apps Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.
Xiaomi Redmi 5A Price in India is Rs.6,999/-

Disclaimer: We can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct.
Check out Redmi 4A features which is a competitor to Redmi 5A

8 Total Score
Nothing New !!

Xiaomi Redmi 5A smartphone comes with good features & performance for it's price. It excels in all the departments but if you compare it with old Redmi 4A this smartphone is not a great upgrade. So nothing new guys even you can buy old Redmi if you able to find it.

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