Redmi 5A, the best budget phone ?



MI is the most popular smartphone brand in India. Redmi 4 became the highest selling phone in India and why not ? it provides the best specifications in the cheapest price and have a really good after market service.

Today they launched their much awaited phone Redmi 5A, once again a pocket friendly smartphone. The successor to Redmi 4A, 5A comes with a starting price tag of Rs 5,999. Xiaomi Redmi 5A comes in two variants, 16GB storage and 2GB of RAM, for Rs 5,999 and the 32GB storage with 3GB of RAM for Rs 6,999.

As for its specifications, Redmi 5A sports a 5-inch HD display and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 quad-core processor. The phone comes with a 2+1 card slot that supports simultaneous use of two 4G nano-SIM cards and a microSD card up to 128GB. Redmi 5A houses a 3000mAh long-lasting battery and comes equipped with a 13-megapixel rear camera with Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF) and a f/2.2 aperture. At the front, there is a 5-megapixel selfie shooter.

Key features of Redmi 5A:

- 5 inch HD display
- 5MP front camera
- f/2.0 aperture
- Smart and pro beautify
- 13MP rear camera
- f/2.2 aperture
- 5-element lens
- PDAF
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 (Quad-core, max 1.4GHz)
- 2GB RAM + 16GB internal storage and 3GB + 32GB internal storage variants
- Dual SIM + dedicated microSD card slot (expandable upto 128GB)
- 3000mAh high-capacity battery
- Dimensions: 140 × 70.1 × 8.35mm

The phone is durable and is great in terms of designs and battery backup but the camera performance is not so good. You can buy this phone in Offline, MI preferred stores as well.