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Summary
69%
75%
Display

5.7" (14.48 cm)

720x1440 px, 282 PPI

6.26" (15.9 cm)

720x1520 px, 269 PPI

Performance

Octa Core

1.8 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

1.8 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Storage

16 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

32 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP (Primary)

5 MP(Front)

12 MP + 2 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

Battery

3300 mAh

4000 mAh

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General
Launch Date

March 20, 2018 (Official)

April 29, 2019 (Official)

Brand

Xiaomi

Xiaomi

Model

Redmi 5

Redmi 7

Operating System

Android v7.1.2 (Nougat)

Android v9.0 (Pie)

Custom UI

MIUI

MIUI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Micro Hybrid

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

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

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

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

no  No

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

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

Height: 158.6 mm
Width: 76.4 mm
Thickness: 8.4 mm

Weight

157 grams

180 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

Black, Gold, Lake Blue, Rose Gold

Comet Blue, Lunar Red, Eclipse Black

Waterproof

yes Splash proof

Display
Average
Average
Screen Size

5.7 " (14.48 cm)

6.26 " (15.9 cm)

Screen Resolution

720 x 1440 pixels

720 x 1520 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18:9

19:9

Bezel-less display

yes

yes with waterdrop notch

Pixel Density

282 ppi

269 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

86.8 %

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

75.87 %

80.32 %

Performance
Good
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 450

Qualcomm Snapdragon 632

Processor

Octa core, 1.8 GHz, Cortex A53

Octa core (1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 250 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 250)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 506

Adreno 506

RAM

2 GB

2 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

16 GB

32 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 128 GB

yes Up to 512 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

Camera
Good
Good
Main Camera
Resolution

12 MP Primary Camera

12 MP + 2 MP Dual Primary Cameras

Sensor

PureCel Sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F2.2

F2.2

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4000 x 3000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation

Shooting Modes

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

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

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

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

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

5 MP Front Camera

8 MP Front Camera

Physical Aperture

F2.0

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes Screen flash

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3300 mAh

4000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-Polymer

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

Standby time

Up to 744 Hours(2G)

Quick Charging

no  No

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Micro Hybrid

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

4G (supports 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:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 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
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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
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 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
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SAR Value

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

Head: 1.031 W/kg, Body: 0.573 W/kg

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v4.2

yes v4.2

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

no  No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB

Multimedia
Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

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

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    Answered By Rishabh Patel | 9 months 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
  • 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

  • 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


  • How to set custom ringtone on Xiaomi Redmi 5 ?

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    Answered By Ishanika Jhadav | 1 years ago

    To set an MP3 file for use as custom ringtone system-wide, do the following:

    1.Copy the MP3 files to your phone.

    2.Go to Settings > Sound > Device ringtone.

    3.Tap the Add button to launch the media manager app.

    4.You will see a list of music files stored on your phone. 

    5.Your selected MP3 track will now be your custom ringtone.


    You can see full specs here: Redmi 5

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