Xiaomi Redmi 5 Specs
Date Released: 2017, December
|Display||Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.7 inches, 83.8 cm2 (~75.9% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~282 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)
- MIUI 9.1
|Body||Dimensions||151.8 x 72.8 x 7.7 mm (5.98 x 2.87 x 0.30 in)|
|Weight||157 g (5.54 oz)|
|Build||Front glass, plastic frame & ends, aluminum back|
|SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Camera||Primary||12 MP (f/2.2, 1.25 μm), phase detection autofocus, LED flash|
|Secondary||5 MP, 1080p|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama|
|Memory||External Slot||microSD, up to 128 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)|
|Internal||32 GB, 3/4 GB RAM or 16 GB, 2 GB RAM|
|Network||Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Po 3300 mAh battery|
|Available Color||Black, Gold, Light Blue, Rose Gold|
|Platform||OS||Android 7.1.2 (Nougat)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450|
|CPU||Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Sound||Alert Types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|USB||microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|Features||Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
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Xiaomi Redmi 5 Review
Along with the releasing of the Xiaomi Redmi 5A, another smartphone has been release afterward. It is another version of Xiaomi Redmi 5A that have more advanced in some of the specs in comparing the two. After the successful launch of the Redmi 4 last 2017, the Xiaomi Redmi 5 will now take the stage for competitively offer its capabilities against on the other smartphone brand. It once again has the competitive price for what is available to offer for the smartphone users.
Xiaomi Redmi 5 Specs has a bigger screen and higher resolution display than the Xiaomi Redmi 5A. It has 5.7 inches in size and 720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio with 282PPi density for the resolution specs. The device has Full-screen display, built with a plastic frame & end materials and aluminum for the back cover. It is a Hybrid Dual Nano SIM and protected with a Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version). It supports a 4G LTE network band.
The smartphone runs with the MIUI 9.1 based on an OS of Android 7.1.2 Nougat. It is powered by 1.8 Octa-core Snapdragon 450 processor. There are three (3) variations available to choose on the Redmi 5. The 2 GB RAM with 16 GB internal memory, 3 GB RAM with 32 GB internal memory and 4 GB RAM with 32 GB internal memory. The availability of the variation of memory storage might vary on the what country it was released. Aside from the existing storage, it can be added by using microSD card as the external memory with the capacity up to 128 GB only.
The expandable external memory will be using the SIM 2 slot since it does not have separated slot to use. The camera quality at the back of the device has 12 MP f/2.2 phase detection autofocus and LED Flash. Additional features are Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HRD, and panorama. As for the front camera, it has 5 MP, 1080p quality only without a LED Flash. The video quality for recording has 1080p@30fps specs.
The smartphone has complete specs for connectivity such as WIFI, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, Infrared port, FM radio and micro USB 2.0. One of the highlights of the smartphone is having a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner at the back of the device. It is an alternative way to unlocking your phone in a very safe way. Also, a fast charging features that most users are anticipating when it comes to releasing the latest smartphone. Along with its non-removable battery Li-Po 3300 mAh capacity.
There are 4 color variations to choose: Black, Gold, Light Blue and Rose Gold. It is more pricey compared to the Redmi 5A. The official price is about 160 EUR or Php 10,228.16 when converts to Philippine currency.
- Large Full-screen display
- Corning Gorilla Glass protected
- Variations of RAM and internal memory storage
- Fingerprint scanner supported
- Fast charging supported
- External memory capacity is up to 128 GB only
- Non-removable battery