Xiaomi is all set to officially launch Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus on Thursday. The company is hosting a mega event in Beijing and Xiaomi fans can watch live streaming of the launch on the company’s official website.
One can watch live launch of the smartphones by clicking on ‘Change Location’ and selecting ‘Mainland China’.
Prices of Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus were reportedly revealed on Wednesday, a day ahead of the official launch. As per AliExpress, Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus is priced at $199-$249 which is roughly around Rs 12,500 and Rs 16,000 respectively.
Talking about its features, it is expected that Redmi 5 will sport a 5.7-inch HD display with an aspect ratio of 18:9 and a resolution of 1440x720.
As per latest reports, it is expected to come with two variants of 3GB and 4GB and powered by Snapdragon 450 SoC which is more powerful than its predecessor.
It is rumoured to have 5-megapixel camera in the front and 12-megapixel lens on the back with pretty decent picture quality.
Xiaomi Redmi 5 will reportedly have 3200 mAh battery and runs on Android Nougat 7.1
Redmi 5 Plus
It is expected to have a 5.9-inch FHD display with 1080x2160 resolution with an aspect ratio of 18:9.
Redmi 5 Plus will come in two options of 3GB and 4GB with 32GB and 64GB respectively. It is tipped to be powered by a Snapdragon 625 or 630 SoC processor.
Talking about its camera, Redmi 5 Plus will support 5MP camera in front along with LED flash and 12MP rear camera.
Redmi 5 Plus is expected to have a powerhouse of 4000mAh battery.