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Summary
67%
62%
Display

5.0" (12.7 cm)

HD, Avg sharpness

5.5" (13.97 cm)

HD, Avg sharpness

Performance

Quad core

1.4 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Quad core

1.4 GHz, 1 GB RAM

Storage

16 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

8 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

Camera

13 MP (Primary)

5 MP (Front)

8 MP (Primary)

5 MP (Front)

Battery

3000 mAh

4000 mAh

Expert Rating

★★★★★
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User Rating

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3.6/5 based on 201,895 ratings

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4/5 based on 54 ratings

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General
Launch Date

December 7, 2017 (Official)

August 12, 2018 (Official)

Operating System

Android v7.1.2 (Nougat)

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Custom UI

MIUI

Android Go

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

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

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

Fingerprint Sensor

No

No

Quick Charging

No

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 140.4 mm
Width: 70.1 mm
Thickness: 8.3 mm

Height: 153.6 mm
Width: 77.6 mm
Thickness: 9.67 mm

Weight

137 grams

Colours

Gold, Rose Gold, Dark Grey, Lake Blue

Blue, Grey, Silver, Copper

Display
Average
Average
Screen Size

5.0 inches (12.7 cm)

5.5 inches (13.97 cm)

Screen Resolution

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

Pixel Density

294 ppi

267 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Touch Screen

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio

69.86 %

69.8 %

Performance
Good
Average
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917

Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917

Processor

Quad core, 1.4 GHz, Cortex A53

Quad core, 1.4 GHz, Cortex A53

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 308

Adreno 308

RAM

2 GB

1 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Very Good
Internal Memory

16 GB

8 GB

Expandable Memory

Up to 128 GB

Up to 128 GB

USB OTG Support

Camera
Good
Average
Main Camera
Resolution

13 MP Primary Camera

8 MP Primary Camera

Sensor

PureCel Sensor

Autofocus

Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

2.2 F

Optical Image Stabilisation

No

Flash

LED Flash

LED Flash

Image Resolution

4128 x 3096 Pixels

3264 x 2448 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

Front Camera
Resolution

5 MP Front Camera

5 MP Front Camera

Physical Aperture

2.0 F

Camera Features

Fixed Focus

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3000 mAh

4000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

No

No

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

VoLTE

SIM 1

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

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

SIM 2

2G

2G

SAR Value

Head: 1.072 W/kg, Body: 0.910 W/kg

Bluetooth

v4.1

v4.1

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Multimedia
FM Radio

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

No

No

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

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    Answered By Vinay Neela | 2 months ago

    I will recommend you Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1. It features a 6-inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1,080 x 2,160 pixels. The performance of the smartphone is driven by a 1.8-GHz, octa-core, Kryo 260 processor which is seated on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 chipset. 

    It comes with a powerful 5,000mAh Li-ion battery. This phone is a good option to opt.

    You can also check the complete comparison here: Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 vs Xiaomi Redmi 5A vs 10.or G 64GB

  • Which is a better phone between Redmi 5A and Redmi 4?

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    Answered By Kamalika Chopra | 6 months ago
    In my opinion you should go for Xiaomi Redmi 4 ,It is a all round powerful device, this is the probably the best option for you.It is  offering great featured smartphones at a highly affordable price tag. Xiaomi Redmi 5A vs Xiaomi Redmi 4 16GB
  • Does Redmi 4A and Redmi 5A have screen mirroring option in it?

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    Answered By Sunny Patil | 8 months ago
    Yes, Xiaomi Redmi 4A does provide a Screen mirroring option which is available in the settings option.
    Though Xiaomi Redmi 5A does not comes with the same screen mirroring option.
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  • Which Phone is better between Xiaomi Redmi 5A and Xiaomi Redmi 4A?

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    Answered By Yash Singh | 9 months ago
    Xiaomi Redmi 4A is a few bucks costly in comparison to Xiaomi Remi 5A. Both of them have almost the same configuration. There is just a bit of difference that will serve as the main comparison factor.We will analyze their positive responses and then come to a conclusion.
    Xiaomi Redmi 5A
    Software Upgrade: MIUI9 on Android 7.1(Nougat) as opposed to MIUI8 on Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow). A lot of extra features like Split Screen Mode, Smart Assistant, Smart App Launcher, SystemOptimization e.t.c.
    Xiaomi Redmi 4A
    Gyroscope Sensor: Supports Virtual Reality.
    Verdict: Xiaomi Redmi 5A is clearly a better choice. But, If you really wish to have a VR and ready to compromise software upgrades you should go for Xiaomi Redmi 4A.
    You can see full specifications here:  Redmi 5A  Redmi 4A

  • Which is a better phone between Redmi 5A and iVooMi M3S?

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    Answered By Lakshman Lata | 6 months ago
    You should go for Xiaomi Redmi 5A, Xiaomi Redmi 5A  is a good smartphone with a wide range of features on offer. The VoLTE connectivity, decent performance and a great storage capacity make it the best bet if you are planning to buy a smartphone in this range.
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