Xiaomi schedules an event in India on November 2 to launch a new series, Redmi Note 5A expected


Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A

Xiaomi just sent out invites for the launch of a new series on November 2nd. The company has also tweeted from its Redmi India handle with “Your best self is within you!” and #YourBestSelfie hashtag so it will likely be the top-end version of the Redmi Note 5A with a 16-megapixel front-facing camera that was introduced back in August.

Xiaomi India November 2 Invite

The teaser also hints that the company might reveal details about the MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM that is expected to release early November.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A specifications

  • 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD 2.5D curved glass display, 450 nits brightness, 1000: 1 Contrast ratio, 70% NTSC color gamut
  • 1.4GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 435 Mobile Platform with Adreno 505 GPU
  • 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage / 4GB RAM with 64GB storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) with MIUI 9
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.2 aperture, PDAF
  • 16MP front-facing camera with LED flash, OmniVision sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 76.4-degree wide-angle lens
  • Fingerprint sensor, Infrared sensor
  • Dimensions: 153× 76.2 × 7.7mm; Weight: 153g
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS / GLOASS
  • 3080mAh (typical) / 3000mAh (minimum) battery

It is not clear if the company is planning to release the low-end version of the Redmi Note 5A as well. We should know all the details next Thursday.


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