Ever thought of a phone with big screen? Big enough while maintaining the small size. I mean a phone with 5.7” Screen but smaller than a 5” Phone. Forget about those huge phones that can’t fit well on your palm/your pocket, here is Xiaomi Redmi 5 in Kenya.
Xiaomi Redmi 5 is a Budget smartphone with middle class or even flagship phone features. Yes I mean the process technology of 14namometers is found on flagship smartphones.
Announced in December 2017 and launched in March 2018, Xiaomi Redmi 5 is a great middle class smartphone with awesome specifications that outshine some of popular flagship phones.
Xiaomi Redmi 5 Design
The phone features a sleek design of up to 7.7 mm Thickness and a width of 77.8 mm which makes it possible to use the phone with a single hand. The height of the phone is 151.8 mm. with a display of 57” this makes it a high performance Tecno camon CM.
Xiaomi Redmi 5 features a 5.7” display. Of Corse this is great for video and game lovers. The screen is packed with a resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels wich is not the greatest for this phone.
The Screen is the 2.5D display that makes it attractive. One of the best thing about this phone is the 76.12 % Display to body ratio.
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The camera of Xiaomi Redmi 5
One thing I liked about Xiaomi Redmi 5 Camera is the pureCel OmniVision OV12A10 Camera sensor which promises clear photos. A sensor size of 0.25 inches and a pixel size of 1.77 micrometers. An aperture of 2.2 and a resolution of 12MP. The video resolution of 1080p at 30flames per second. This is one of the best cameras in phones under KSh. 20K.
The secondary camera features a pureCel sensor, an aperture of f/2.0 and a resolution of 5MP.
The combination of the camera and video on the phone sounds great.
Performance of Xiaomi Redmi 5
Here is where Xiaomi Redmi 5 wins the game. For the lover of Games and those who love fast phone, here is a device for you. The phone features a snapdragon 450 Soc, a 64 bit Octa core processor with a speed of 1800 Mhz. The Ram capacity of this phones is a choice of three. The 4 GB Ram, The 3 GB and the 2 GB Ram. The Ram speed is 933 Mhz.
The Storage capacity for Xiaomi Redmi 5 is 64 GB, 32 GB or the smaller 16 GB. There is also a Memory card slot which is swap able with SIM 2.
The battery capacity of Xiaomi Redmi 5 in Kenya is 3300 mAh. Fast charging and non-removable.
The price of Xiaomi Redmi 5 in Kenya is about KSh. 17,000 for the 3 GB/32Gb storage, for the 2Gb is about KSh. 13,500. In the international Market, Xaomi Redmi 5 price is about $ 130.
At its Price, Xiaomi Redmi 5 is one of the best phones to have, good looks without regretting performance.