Xiaomi Redmi Go 16GB storage variant launched in India for Rs. 4799

Xiaomi’s Redmi brand has officially launched the entry-level Redmi Go smartphone with 16GB internal storage after teasing it last week. The design and rest of the specifications of the new variant of Redmi Go remain the same as the 8GB storage variant Redmi Go, except the change in internal storage.

Redmi has increased the storage on the Redmi Go to 16GB from 8GB that was seen on the Redmi Go launched earlier this year. The design and rest of the specifications remain the same and there is no major change. The RAM still remains at 1GB and the company hasn’t made changes here.

To recall, Redmi Go packs a 5-inch HD screen, Snapdragon 425 SoC with 1GB of RAM, 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, 5-megapixel front camera, 4G LTE with dedicated SIM slots and a 3000mAh battery.

The Redmi Go 16GB comes in Blue and Black colour options, is priced at Rs. 4799 and is available to purchase from Flipkart, Mi.com and Mi Home Stores.

Xiaomi Redmi Go specifications

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720pixels) HD 16:9 display with 380 nits brightness, 1000:1 contrast ratio, 72% NTSC Color Gamut
  • 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 Mobile Platform with Adreno 308 GPU
  • 1GB RAM, 8GB/16GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 8.1 (Oreo Go Edition)
  • Dual SIM
  • 8MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, 1.12μm pixel size, 1080p video recording
  • 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture, 1.12μm pixel size, auto HDR option
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio, dual microphones
  • Dimensions:140.4x 70.1 x 8.35mm; Weight: 137g
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS
  • 3000mAh battery

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