Xiaomi, the Chinese tech giant, is gearing up to expand its market in India by expanding its portfolio. The company is planning to launch a new smartphone in India under the tagline "Desh ka smartphone". This new smartphone will be the company's recently launched Redmi 5A. The Xiaomi Redmi 5A will be launched in India on November 30, 2017. The highlight of the smartphone will be its battery life and the fact that it will be made in India.
As far as the specifications are concerned, the Xiaomi Redmi 5A is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC which is a quad-core chipset clocked at 1.4GHz coupled with the Adreno 308 GPU. The smartphone features a 5-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 720x1280 pixels and a pixel density of 294ppi. The device packs in 2GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage which is further expandable up to 256GB using a microSD card. The Redmi 5A runs on MIUI 9 based on Google's Android 7.1 Nougat operating system. Under the hood, there is a 3,000mAh battery powering up the device.
As for the optics, the Xiaomi Redmi 5A comes with a 13-megapixel camera at the back with f/2.2 aperture and a LED flash. Up front, there is a 5-megapixel selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture.
On the connectivity front, the Redmi 5A supports Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, 4G LTE and VoLTE. The phone also comes with an infrared port through which the smartphone can control other devices remotely.