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Summary
70%
66%
92%
Display

5.7" (14.48 cm)

720x1440 px, 282 PPI

5.0" (12.7 cm)

HD, 294 PPI

6.4" (16.26 cm)

1080x2340 px, 403 PPI

Performance

Octa Core

1.8 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Quad Core

1.4 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

16 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

16 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP (Primary)

5 MP(Front)

8 MP (Primary)

5 MP(Front)

48 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

16 MP(Front)

Battery

3300 mAh

2600 mAh

18.7 h talktime (2G)

6000 mAh

49 h talktime (4G)

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User Rating

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4.2/5 based on 23,077 ratings

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4.4/5 based on 106,920 ratings

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General
Launch Date

March 20, 2018 (Official)

November 14, 2019 (Expected)

September 18, 2019 (Official)

Brand

Xiaomi

Samsung

Samsung

Model

Redmi 5

Galaxy J3 2018

Galaxy M30s

Operating System

Android v7.1.2 (Nougat)

Android v8.0 (Oreo)

Android v9.0 (Pie)

Custom UI

MIUI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Micro Hybrid

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (doesn't support Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

no  No

yes

Quick Charging

no  No

no  No

yes Fast

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 151.8 mm
Width: 72.8 mm
Thickness: 7.7 mm

Height: 142.7 mm
Width: 70.1 mm
Thickness: 8.8 mm

Height: 159 mm
Width: 75.1 mm
Thickness: 8.9 mm

Weight

157 grams

151.9 grams

188 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal


Back: Plastic

Colours

Black, Gold, Lake Blue, Rose Gold

Black, Silver

Opal Black, Sapphire Blue, Pearl White

Display
Average
Average
Very Good
Screen Size

5.7 " (14.48 cm)

5.0 " (12.7 cm)

6.4 " (16.26 cm)

Screen Resolution

720 x 1440 pixels

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

1080 x 2340 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18:9

19.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes

yes with waterdrop notch

Pixel Density

282 ppi

294 ppi

403 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Super AMOLED

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

91 %

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

75.87 %

68.74 %

84.02 %

Performance
Good
Average
Excellent
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 450

Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9611

Processor

Octa core, 1.8 GHz, Cortex A53

Quad core, 1.4 GHz, Cortex A53

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A73 + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 506

Mali-T720 MP1

Mali-G72 MP3

RAM

2 GB

2 GB

4 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

16 GB

16 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 128 GB

yes Up to 256 GB

yes Up to 512 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 50 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Good
Good
Very Good
Main Camera
Resolution

12 MP Primary Camera

8 MP Primary Camera

48 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP Triple Primary Cameras

Sensor

PureCel Sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F2.2

F1.9

F2.0

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

3264 x 2448 Pixels

8000 x 6000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Burst mode

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

4 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

4 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

5 MP Front Camera

5 MP Front Camera

16 MP Front Camera

Autofocus

no  No

Physical Aperture

F2.2

F2.0

Flash

yes LED Flash

no  No

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Excellent
Capacity

3300 mAh

2600 mAh

6000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

yes

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 18.7 Hours(2G)

Up to 49 Hours(4G)

Standby time

Up to 744 Hours(2G)

Up to 432 Hours(2G)

Quick Charging

no  No

no  No

yes Fast

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Micro Hybrid

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (doesn't support Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
FD-LTE 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 14)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

SAR Value

Head: 0.606 W/kg, Body: 1.187 W/kg

Head: 0.486 W/kg

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v4.2

yes v4.2

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

no  No

no  No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB

Mass storage device, USB charging

USB Type-C

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

no  No

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

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  • How to set up Wifi Hotspot on Xiaomi Redmi 5 ?

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    Answered By Heera Chaudhary | 1 years ago

    Follow the steps below to use Wifi Hotspot in your phone 
    1. Go to "Setting"
    2. Tap on " More"
    3. Then click on " Thethering & Portable Hotspot"





    4. Tap on "Setup Wifi Hotspot"
    5. Enter User ID and Password"
    6. Click on "Ok"





    7. Tap on the " Portable Hospot Toggle" to turn the Hotspot on or off.


    You can check the full specs here: Redmi 5

  • How to cast my Xiaomi Redmi 5 screen on TV ?

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    Answered By Rishabh Patel | 1 years ago
    There are a few simple steps you can follow to cast your screen on the TV.

    1. Open the drop-down notifications menu.
    2. Select the Cast option.
    3. Make sure there is a smart device (TV) nearby.
    4. Find the Device on your mobile screen and select.
    5. Once you select a TV, your screen will be there on the TV.
    You can refer to this video for more details:



    Complete specifications could be found here: Redmi 5
  • Does Xiaomi Redmi 5 support OTG?

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    Answered By Idhika Charan | 1 years ago
    Yes, Redmi 5 supports OTG. You can use pen drives with it to expand your storage capacity.
    Specs: Redmi 5
  • How to insert sim card in Xiaomi Redmi 5 ?

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    Answered By Ikshu Mukopadhyay | 1 years ago

    1. : Locate the Sim card try (little hole on either sides) 

    2. : Find the sim card removal tool within the box of your Phone. Or you can use something like a paperclip or an earring wire. 

    3. : Insert the removal tool into the hole, press hard and tray should pop out. 

    4. : Remove or put in the Sim card into the tray carefully, flat and flush. 

    5. : Insert the tray back into the phone and press to close the tray.


      Specs:  Redmi 5


  • Does Xiaomi Redmi 5 have a gorilla glass?

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    Answered By Ram Bhat | 1 years ago

    No, the Redmi 5 does not have a Gorilla Glass.
    You can explore the features of Redmi 5 here: Redmi 5

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