So the successor of the redmi 4 has been launched in India today on 14th March 2018 at 3pm on Amazon. The redmi 5 was first seen in china last year. Xaiomi launched the note5 and note 5pro last month, the redmi 5 is the smaller version of these phones.
Xaiomi has launched three variants of the Redmi 5 in India. The 2GB RAM variant is priced at Rs 7,999, while the 3GB and 4GB RAM variants will retail for Rs 8,999 and Rs 10,999 respectively .The device comes with a 5.7-inch HD+ LCD display with a resolution of 1440×720 pixels, and support for taller 18:9 aspect ratio.The Redmi 5 will go on sale starting March 20, and will be available in black, gold, lake blue and rose gold colors exclusively on Amazon India.
Since the Redmi 5 has switched to a full screen design, the fingerprint sensor has been moved to the back. The smartphone runs MIUI 9 based on Android 7.0 Nougat, and is backed by a 3,300mAh battery.