January 9 2018: The Redmi series of devices from Xiaomi has been instrumental in the brand's success over the years, mainly due to its affordability, reliability and fan following. Redmi has become synonymous with devices that are value-for-money, small but productive. The latest offering in the series -- Redmi 5A -- takes this tradition forward and offers you a device that comes with a 5 inch HD display, a 13MP + 5MP camera configuration, powered by a 3000 mAh battery, and running on a Snapdragon 4.5 quad-core processor.
The 5A is available in two configurations (2GB + 16 GB priced at around Rs. 4,999, and 3GB + 32 GB priced at Rs. 6,999). Offered in Dark Grey, Gold and Rose Gold, the devices have a snug hand feel and makes for a great second phone, or even your first ever mobility device -- simple to use with just the right basic functionalities, at an affordable price point. Just in case you are short of funds due to year end expenses or you have lost/broken your phone due to excessive celebrations, the 5A is a good device to own this new year.