Xiaomi Redmi 5 Specifications Accidentally Leaked by China Telecom


As we inch closer to the official launch, leaks and rumors have been flowing in abundance for Xiaomi’s upcoming Redmi 5 smartphone. However, what we have today might be enough to know everything there is. A Chinese telecom carrier has accidentally revealed the phone’s details in a public listing on its website. The launch is scheduled for December 7.


As per the leak, the Redmi 5 largely resembles the Redmi Note 4 in terms of the design. With a metal exterior, the Redmi 5 will flaunt relatively narrower bezels and will the first Xiaomi budget phone to feature an aspect ratio of 18:9. The front is dominated by a 5.7-inch HD (1440×720) screen which is certainly a substantial upgrade compared to the Redmi 4’s 5-inch display.

Under the hood lies Xiaomi’s sacrosanct Snapdragon 625 chipset with a ‘lite’ configuration which probably just means lower clock speeds. In addition to that, it will come with 4GB of RAM, 64GB internal storage which is expandable via a MicroSD card. Although there’s a good possibility of multiple variants.


The camera arrangement will include a 12-megapixel sensor on the rear and a 5-megapixel front-facing shooter. It’s quite surprising that the company has decided to skip a dual-camera arrangement unlike the rest of the industry. Perhaps, that’s something they’re saving for the higher end models. Moreover, the Redmi 5 will feature a dated MicroUSB port, a regular headphone jack and will be compatible with two SIMs. It also a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor beneath the camera ring.


One of the more disappointing aspects of the Redmi 5 will be its battery size — 3300mAh, a huge step down from the 4100mAh pack of the Redmi 4. Paired with a larger display, it remains to be seen how Xiaomi keeps up its own high endurance standards. For the software, the Redmi 5 will ship with Android 7.1 Nougat and MIUI Of course, the MIUI 9 should be available soon enough through an OTA.

Xiaomi recently teased a smartphone launch on next month’s 5th. Various industry experts suggest the company is planning to unveil two new phones at the event in China — the Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus.

The post Xiaomi Redmi 5 Specifications Accidentally Leaked by China Telecom appeared first on Android News.

Check Also

Find Out The Most Popular GameCube Games Of All Time

Plenty of the best Nintendo’s works have been featured by the GameCube. In this article, you will find out the best gamecube isos for your enjoyable leisure time. Who cares that the GameCube is more than 15 years old? When we see the list of the most popular GameCube games, our hearts fill with sweet [...] The post Find Out The Most Popular GameCube Games Of All Time appeared first on STechGuide.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *