Xiaomi Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus teased with different colors ahead of its official launch

By | December 5, 2017


Xiaomi is all ready to unveil its new budget-friendly Android smartphones in the market with Xiaomi Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus on December 7th in China. Ahead of its official launch, the phones got leaked in their new color options. Yes, a few color options for both these devices got leaked and the devices look just stunning with their new eye catchy color variants. 

The company’s Global Spokesperson has revealed the all the color variants of the Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus smartphones on a popular microblogging platform, Twitter. He has tweeted with all the variants of these phones in the tweet with their respective color options.



As per his official tweet, “Is everyone ready for the all-new Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus? We’re launching these two new devices in China on Thursday Dec 7. Giving everyone a sneak preview!  

The Tweet also includes the images of these phones which are already listed down here in the post. You could see the stunning new Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus smartphones in the images and you can find out the official Tweet by Donovan Sung from here.

There have been plenty of leaks and rumors of these new Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus smartphones leaked on various platforms. Basically, these phones are the successors of last year’s Redmi 4 devices which are all set to be unveiled by the company in their home market on December 7th.

As per the official leak of these phones by the Spokesperson, the new Redmi devices will be available in four different color options including lack, Pink and Light Blue and Gold colour options. You can find out all the options in the images listed above. The Redmi 5 is available in three color options while the Redmi 5 is available in two color options.

According to all the rumors and leaks, we can figure out some of the useful specifications of these new devices. If you are eager to know about the expected features and specs of the new Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus smartphones, we have listed them down here. Let’s get on to it right now!

The Xiaomi Redmi 5 is expected to sport a 5.7 Inch HD+ Display with 1440 x 720 pixels of screen resolution. The Redmi 5 Plus is expected to sport 6 Inch full HD+ display with 2160 x 1080 pixels of screen resolution. Both the devices would be running on an Android 7.1.2 Nougat Operating System with MIUI 9 Skin on top of the OS.

The rumormill also suggest that the phones will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor. However, some other reports also suggest that the company may use a cheaper processor to make the base price of the device lower so more people can afford it out.



Apart from this, there will be a couple of different variants of these phones available in the market with 3GB and 4GB RAM with 32GB and 64GB Storage options. There will also be a microSD card slot to expand the memory storage of the device.

Furthermore, the devices are expect to feature the same cameras on both the sides of the devices. The devices to offer a 12 Megapixel of rear camera as the Primary Camera while on the front, it will feature a 5 Megapixel of camera. Both the cameras will offer great performance to capture the best images and to record a quality videos.

The Redmi 5 to come with a 3,300 mAh of battery capacity and the Redmi 5 Plus to come with a 4,000 mAh of battery capacity.

Sadly, there is no any further information about the actual pricing for these phones revealed. However, the company is advertising the Redmi 5 smartphone with “A phone for a thousand”, this means it would be a budget-friendly smartphone. The Redmi 5 is expected to cost CNY1,000. More details about these phones will be revealed by the company during the official announcement event on December 7th.