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Summary
64%
59%
Display

5.0" (12.7 cm)

HD, 294 PPI

5.5" (13.97 cm)

HD, 267 PPI

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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4.5/5 based on 1,193,908 ratings

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4/5 based on 4,498 ratings

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General
Launch Date

December 7, 2017 (Official)

August 12, 2018 (Official)

Brand

Xiaomi

Nokia

Model

Redmi 5A

2.1

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

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

Fingerprint Sensor

no  No

no  No

Quick Charging

no  No

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
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 " (12.7 cm)

5.5 " (13.97 cm)

Screen Resolution

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

Aspect Ratio

16:9

Pixel Density

294 ppi

267 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

69.86 %

69.8 %

Performance
Average
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

yes Up to 128 GB

yes Up to 128 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 5.21 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Good
Average
Main Camera
Resolution

13 MP Primary Camera

8 MP Primary Camera

Sensor

PureCel Sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes

Physical Aperture

F2.2

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes 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

1280x720 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

5 MP Front Camera

5 MP Front Camera

Physical Aperture

F2.0

Camera Features

Fixed Focus

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3000 mAh

4000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

Standby time

Up to 192 Hours(2G)

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

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 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 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 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 150 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 4)
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

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

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

SAR Value

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

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v4.1

yes v4.1

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 2.0

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

no  No

no  No

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

Applications

Explorer, Mi cloud, Mi Remote

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Related Questions

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  • How to make video calls on Xiaomi Redmi 5A ?

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    Answered By Yash Singh | 1 years ago

    From a Home screen, tap Phone (located in the lower-left). ...

    Tap the Menu icon (located in the upper-right).

    Tap Settings.

    Tap General.

    Tap the Video calling switch to turn on or off.

    If presented with a confirmation screen, tap OK.

    Alternatively, you can make video calls using WhatsApp and Skype as well.


    You can see full specs here: Redmi 5A

  • Does Xiaomi Redmi 5A support VOLTE ?

    Y

    Answered By Yash Mistry | 1 years ago
    Yes, Xiaomi Redmi 5A support VoLTE in both sim slots.
    You can see full specs here: Xiaomi Redmi 5A
  • How to increase the speed of Xiaomi Redmi 5A ?

    Y

    Answered By Yash Mistry | 1 years ago

    To Increase the speed of your slow Xiaomi Redmi 5A here is the guide:

    1. Clean all the app cache

    1.Settings

    2.App Manager

    3.Launcher

    4.Clear Data, Clear Cache

    2. Disable the Animations

    1.Go to "Settings"

    2. Then Go to "About phone"

    3.Tap on " Build Number" 7 times.

    4.  Then Go back to settings and Tap on " Developer Option"

    5. Scroll Down to "Windows Animation Scale". as shown in the Image below

    6. Tap on "Animation Off".

    3. Close all your unused apps.

    Closing all the apps which you are not using saves a lot of memory usages which can be utilized by other apps to make it run faster. 

    You can see full specs here: Redmi 5A

  • Does Redmi 4A and Redmi 5A have screen mirroring option in it?

    S

    Answered By Sunny Patil | 1 years 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.
    You can check all the details on the link Xiaomi Redmi 4A Screen mirroring

  • How to turn on battery saver mode on Xiaomi Redmi 5A ?

    Y

    Answered By Yash Singh | 1 years ago

    Turn on Battery Saver on Redmi 5A
    1. Go to settings.
    2. Then tap on Battery option.
    3. Then Tap on Battery saver option
    4. Then select the percentage at which you want to trigger the battery saver in your phone and you are Done.
    You can check more details here: Redmi 5A

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