Xiaomi Redmi 5

Added: 01.16.18 | Updated: 02.12.20
  • Model: Redmi 5
  • Brand: Xiaomi
  • Rating: 4.21 out of 5 (14 votes)
  • Price: 160 EUR
  • Year of manufacture: 2017
  • Dimensions: 151.8 x 72.8 x 7.7 mm
  • Weight: 157 g
  • Chipset: Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 (14 nm)
  • Built-in memory: 32 GB
  • Screen: IPS LCD 5.7 inches
  • Battery: 3300 mAh
  • Rear camera: Single, 12MP
  • Front camera: Single, 5MP

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Xiaomi Redmi 5 specs

Common | Price | Design | Screen | Hardware | Memory | Software | Main Camera | Selfie camera | Cellular | Connectivity | Battery | Audio | Sensors | Performance Benchmark

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Release dateCommon

Brand and model

Xiaomi Redmi 5

Other names

For China; India

Launch date

Xiaomi Redmi 5 PricePrice

First price

160 EUR

Xiaomi Redmi 5 dimension, size, weightDesign

Height

5.98 in (151.8 mm)

Width

2.87 in ( 72.8 mm)

Depth

0.3 in ( 7.7 mm)

Weight

5.54 oz (157 grams)

Build materials

Front glass, plastic frame & ends, aluminum back

Water resistant

Colors

Black, Gold, Light Blue, Rose Gold

Case

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Xiaomi Redmi 5 screenScreen

Technology IPS LCD
Size

5.7 in

Screen Area

83.8 cm2

Resolution

720 x 1440 px

Points per inch

282 PPI

Color Depth

16M

Ratio (height:width)

18:9

Ratio (screen:body)

75.9%

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)

Screen protector

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Xiaomi Redmi 5 ProcessorHardware

Chipset

- Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 (14 nm)

CPU

- Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53

GPU

- Adreno 506

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory

32 GB, 3/4 GB RAM 16 GB, 2 GB RAM

Memory Card Slot

microSD, up to 128 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)

Xiaomi Redmi 5 SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

Android 7.1.2 (Nougat); MIUI 9.1

User Interface

MIUI 9.1

Xiaomi Redmi 5 main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras

Single

Specs

-12 MP, f/2.2, 1.25 µm, PDAF

Features

LED flash, HDR, panorama

Video Recording 1080p@30fps

Xiaomi Redmi 5 selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras

Single

Specs

-5 MP

Video Recording 1080p@30fps

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Cellular BandsCellular

Bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 
CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
SIM Card Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Speed HSPA, LTE

Xiaomi Redmi 5 wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC No
USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Battery type and CapacityBattery

Capacity

3300 mAh

Type

 Non-removable Li-Po

Charging

-Charging 5V/2A 10W

Xiaomi Redmi 5 sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack Yes
Radio FM radio
Others -Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Sensors

Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass , Infrared blaster

Other specifications

Others

Performance Benchmark

Xiaomi Redmi 5 antutu score Antutu Score

Antutu 7 Score70152 (Position 535 out of 2129)

See the page Xiaomi Redmi 5 Antutu where you will find details about the Antutu result of the device, rankings, and similar models

Xiaomi Redmi 5 geekbench ScoreGeekbench Score

GeekBench 5 Single Core146 (Position 1629 out of 1884)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core847 (Position 1426 out of 1873)
GeekBench 4 Single Core773 (Position 475 out of 1025)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core3701 (Position 322 out of 1023)
GeekBench 4 RenderScript3021

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Disclaimer: This information is based on public data and official specifications from Xiaomi. However, there may be differences in specifications.

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Description of the Xiaomi Redmi 5 Specs

The Xiaomi Redmi 5 is a smartphone that was released in December 2017, as part of the Redmi series by the acclaimed manufacturer Xiaomi. It comes with an array of connection options including GSM, CDMA, HSPA, and LTE network technologies which offer broad cellular coverage and high-speed internet connectivity. The device supports 2G bands on GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 for both of its SIM slots as well as CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA, 3G on HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100, and multiple 4G LTE bands, ensuring compatibility with a wide range of network providers. Edge and GPRS are also available for areas with limited connectivity.

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Xiaomi Redmi 5 Reviews and Opinions

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Xiaomi Redmi 5 cost?

The price of the Xiaomi Redmi 5 varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 160 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.

When did the Xiaomi Redmi 5 come out?

Xiaomi Redmi 5 mobile was launched on in these colors: Black, Gold, Light Blue, Rose Gold.

What is the size and weight of Xiaomi Redmi 5 ?

The Xiaomi Redmi 5 has dimensions of Height: 151.8 mm Width: 72.8 mm Thickness: 7.7 mm and weighs approximately 157 grams.

What is the screen size and resolution of Xiaomi Redmi 5?

When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 5.7 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 720 x 1440 px at a pixel density of 282 ppi.

How much memory and storage does a Xiaomi Redmi 5 have?

Device comes with chipset Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 (14 nm) with processor Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53. Xiaomi Redmi 5 is available with internal memory of 32 GB, 3/4 GB RAM 16 GB, 2 GB RAM.

What are the main camera specifications and megapixels of the Xiaomi Redmi 5?

The device have a Single rear camera setup with specs of 12 MP, f/2.2, 1.25 µm, PDAF and features like LED flash, HDR, panorama

What are the front camera specs and MP of the Xiaomi Redmi 5?

The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of 5 MP and features like