Xiaomi Redmi 5: A Pocket-Friendly Handset


The Xiaomi Redmi 5: The latest  smartphone with solid features at a reasonable price. Redmi is Xiaomi’s brand that has always attempted to deliver amazing products at reasonable prices. Xiaomi rules the world of mobile phones when it comes to budget segment. Xiaomi Redmi 5 is the latest smartphone of the Redmi series.

Sneak Peek 

Xiaomi Redmi 5 features 5.7-inch full IPS LCD display with a resolution of 720 X 1,440 pixels. The handset comes with a rounded corner with thin bezels on the top and bottom of the screen. The body of the handset is made up of aluminum. It contains a fingerprint sensor and a camera at the back. It is available in black, gold, blue and pink color.

What’s cool What’s not so cool
Superb Camera

Powerful Battery Backup

Good Configuration

Good Processor

Huge Storage

Hybrid Sim Slot

Non-Removable Battery






Amazing Display and Configuration

The Xiaomi Redmi 5 features a 5.7-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 720 x1,440 pixels display. It has a pixel density of 282 pixels per inch. Under the hood, the handset bears an octa-core processor which drives the system at a speed of 1.8 GHz. The handset is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor with 2GB of RAM. It also possesses an Adreno 506 GPU which looks after the graphical requirement with ease.

Stylish Body and Sensor

The Xiaomi Redmi 5 handset comes with 7.7mm slim aluminum body and weighs 157 grams. It has a stylish look with rounded corners. The device is available in four colors like black, gold, blue and pink. The handset has a fingerprint sensor at the back. The captive touch-screen responds quite well to multi-touch gestures.


Clean, Fast and Evolving Working System.

While considering the operating system, the Xiaomi Redmi 5 runs on Android 7.1 Nougat with MIUI 9 OS. When talking about the processor, Xiaomi Redmi 5 smartphone is hopped-up by a 64-bit Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC which is clocked at 1.8 GHz and combined with 2GB of RAM.


Improved Camera Quality And Improved Storage

Xiaomi Redmi 5 comes with a 12MP back camera which is accompanied by a f/2.2 aperture. The camera helps to capture sharp quality images and supports full-HP videos recording at a speed of 30 FPS. It also offers a 5MP selfie camera with a LED flash. The selfie camera also captures great quality selfies along with the decent quality of video calling. While talking about the storage, the Xiaomi Redmi 5 houses 64GB of internal storage which alone take care of your huge storage needs. The handset can be further expanded to a maximum capacity of 128GB with the help of microSD card.


Connect To Superfast Internet

The Xiaomi Redmi 5 gets its energy from a massive 3,300mAh Li-ion battery which is a non-removable one. The battery promises to deliver good battery backup for multiple hours. In terms of connectivity, the handset offers a lot of options like dual SIM slots, 4G, VoLTE, Glonass, MicroUSB 2.0 slot, Mobile hotspot, A-GPS, Wi-Fi and v4.2 Bluetooth.

Some Unique Features of Redmi Note 5:

·Xiaomi Mi 5X offers an amazing battery backup of 1.5 days on a single charge.
·One of the best features is that it offers Android 7.1 Nougat with MIUI 9 OS.
·Xiaomi Redmi 5 comes with a large display which offers multi-tasking and high-end gaming experience.
·The primary and secondary camera performs well in daylight.
·It is a special edition which is powered by a 1.8 GHz Snapdragon 450 processor which performs well.

Tech Specs:

The information is not confirmed since the phone has not been launched in India and the specification are only based on the news that have been flourishing.


Form factor Touchscreen
Battery capacity (mAh) 3790
Removable battery No


Screen size (inches) 5.50
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 1080×1920 pixels


Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 630
Internal storage 32GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD


Rear camera 16-megapixel
Rear Flash LED
Front camera 13-megapixel


Operating System Android 7.0
Skin MIUI 9


Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes
Infrared No
Headphones Yes
FM Yes
Number of SIMs 1
SIM 1  
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) No


Compass/ Magnetometer No
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope No
Barometer No
Temperature sensor No


At last, we can conclude that Xiaomi Redmi 5 is a high-end smartphone from the Chinese device maker that is again set to amuse everyone with the goodies list at a reasonable price. It is efficiently backed by an amazing battery and is a good performer. It provides a huge storage space along with an amazing selfie flash.

Overall, Xiaomi Redmi 5 is a great option to go for.


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"Gadgets For You" Belongs to Srishti Agarwal, a commerce graduate by degree but a technophile and a writer by heart. Her love for gadgets and writing made her choose a profession which is altogether a new journey. Being a novice in the blogging community, she strives to provide her audience with reviews on the latest gadgets and guidance tips on OS and Applications.

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