Xiaomi teases Redmi 5, set to launch on Valentines Day


Xiaomi Fans Rejoice! As Xiaomi is all geared up to launch its first device of 2018, Redmi 5, teasing it on twitter with a 5 logo.

Xiaomi has already started sending media invites for the launch event which is scheduled to take place on 14 February, although we are not sure if Xiaomi will also unveil Redmi 5 Plus at the event.

Xiaomi Redmi 5 has already been launched in December in China, last year with 2GB/3GB RAM variants and are available in Gold, Black, Light Blue and Rose Gold colour options, Priced at CNY 799 ( 8,100 ) and CNY 899 ( 9,100 ), Xiaomi also recently launched a 4GB/64GB variant at CNY 1,299 ( 13,200 )

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Specifications

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Xaomi Redmi 5 has 5.7- inch IPS HD LCD panel ( 720×1440 ) pixel resolution with Corning Gorilla Glass for protection, keeping up the with the competition the smartphone features an 18:9 aspect ratio design, Under the hood it is powered by 1.8GHz Quad-core Snapdragon 450 processor, 2/3/4GB RAM with 16/32/64GB inbuilt storage, which can be expanded up to 128GBGB via a MicroSD Card and Adreno 506 GPU for graphics, Runs on MIUI 9 skin on top of Android 7.1.2 Nougat.

For Imaging Purposes – The smartphone bears a 12MP rear sensor with a f/2.2 aperture, PDAF, LED flash and a 5MP Front sensor and soft light LED flash for selfies.

For Connectivity –  The handset connectivity options include – 4G VOLTE, WIFI, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS and a 3.5mm audio jack and also has all the basic sensors –  Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Gyroscope, accelerometer and a rear fingerprint sensor for security, It has a 3300mAh Non-removable battery.

Latest: Redmi Note 5 it is, Source code reveals

As we have mentioned above Xiaomi is gearing up to launch its first phone of 2018 and has already teased it on twitter with a 5 Logo, keeping fans in anticipation what it could be, Well look no further, We got you covered!

In the Source code of the official teaser image for the smartphone ( 5 logoRedmi Note 5 has many mentions in the source code which in turn confirms the launch of Redmi Note 5 on the valentines day, Thanks to the folks at Smartprix who managed to take screenshots of the Redmi Note 5 mentions in the source code, although now if you wish to check it by yourself, you’ll not find as Xiaomi has Now removed it from the code

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What’s more worth mentioning is that Xiaomi which always launches its smartphones in China first and than launches it in India and is Now launching it in India first! what exactly does this mean? Well, maybe Xiaomi has planned a little surprise for their Indian fans.

Latest: Redmi Note 5 to be Exclusively available on Flipkart.

The launch of Xiaomi’s next budget-centric smartphone is merely a week away and the Chinese smartphone maker is teasing the smartphone as the launch date comes closer.

The upcoming smartphone has made its way to Indian E-commerce website Flipkart, ( Check out the listing ), seeing the upcoming smartphone being listed on Flipkart is not surprising as the predecessor of the Redmi Note 5, which is Redmi Note 4 was also a Flipkart exclusive smartphone with a million rating on Flipkart, also all the recent smartphone launches by Xiaomi were all Flipkart ExclusiveRedmi 5A or Xiaomi Mi A1

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There’s also a video teasing about the upcoming smartphone on the Flipkart page