Xiaomi has launched the rose gold variant of Redmi 5A in India and is all set to go on sale on Thursday. The Rose Gold Variant will be available exclusively on mi.com and Flipkart starting from 12pm IST (noon) on Thursday, February 1. The new color variant is made available for the Indian market after more than one month since the Dark Grey and Gold colour variants of the Redmi 5A debuted in last November.
This is the official post of Redmi India regarding the same:
Xiaomi India teased the launch of the new variant through a tweet which went as follow: “I’m beautiful. I’m powerful. I’m everyone’s choice. Guess who am I? Watch this space tomorrow.” The new color variant is already listed on Flipkart at a price of Rs. 4,999 and Rs. 6,999 for the 2GB and 3GB RAM versions respectively.
It is quiet clear that the launch of the Rose Gold version ahead of the Valentines Day is definitely aimed to rake in more buyers. Apart from the new color, all the specifications remains the same with the normal Redmi 5A. It features a 5-inch HD display with resolution of 720×1280 pixels, and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor clocked at 1.4 GHz. Two versions are available, which packs 2GB and 3GB RAM and internal storage with 16GB and 32GB respectively. The internal storage can be expanded upto 128GB via a dedicated microSD card slot.
In the camera department, there is a 13MP camera with f/2.2 aperture, LED flash, and PDAF in the rear and a 5MP camera in the front for selfies and video calling. It has 4G VoLTE support, and has the sensors on board consists of accelerometer, ambient light sensor, and a proximity sensor. The Redmi 5A is powered by a 3000mAh battery.
As of now, the date at which the new variant will be available in offline stores is not known.
Redmi 5A Specifications
- 5 inch 720p Display
- Snapdragon 425
- 2/3GB RAM
- 16/32 internal storage
- 3000mAh battery
- MIUI 9/Android 7.1.2