Recent rumours suggest that Xiaomi will be unveiling two budget smartphones on November 11. Now that the arrival date seems to come closer the rumours are pouring in. We received information that the company will begin teasing the Redmi 5 and 5 Plus.
Redmi 5 specifications
This pocket-friendly smartphone will support Snapdragon 450 chipset, with a 5.7-inch display, 720 x 1280 pixels and 12 MP camera. The Redmi 5 will be available for $120, the 3 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage variant will come at a price of $135. There were some rumours earlier that the smartphone will have a 6 MP front camera and an 8 MP rear camera.
Redmi 5 Plus specifications
This smartphone could probably be a mid-range phone, it may have a 5.99-inch display with 2160 x 1080 pixels. The 5 Plus is conjectured to have a Snapdragon 625 which powers several other Xiaomi smartphones, like Redmi Note 4 and Mi Max 2. This would be disappointing as the previous phones had the same processor we expect at least Snapdragon 630 processor in the 5 Plus. Though we are not certain about the camera, rumours say that a 12 MP and 5 MP dual rear cameras are on the phone. The phone with 3 GB RAM is supposedly for $150 and the variant with 4 GB RAM is for $195. It might run on Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS.
This is a leaked image of the smartphone, we will be sure about all the specs on November 11. The image shows two camera sensors placed at the back of the phone, the minimum bezels in the front, and a fingerprint scanner.
11/11 is a popular day for online shopping in China, many Chinese smartphone companies are offering discounts and launching new phones. It is known as the Chinese Single’s day, to acknowledge and celebrate that they are single. People are anticipating that after two days Xiaomi will launch the Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus.
Though these are speculated features of the two mobile phones, we will bring to you the exact specifications as soon as the phone is released on 11/11. Till then keep reading Mr. Phone, your daily source of information.