Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A to be the smaller and cheapest variant of the upcoming Redmi Note 5
As we already know that Xiaomi is rumored to launch Redmi Note 5 next month in China but we didn’t know that Xiaomi has another budget phablet waiting for us “Redmi Note 5A” Today, a leaked photo showing the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A retail box has surfaced online.
The leak shows a Red color box with the ‘Note 5A’ printed on the box in big and MI logo at the top end corner. Similarly like ‘Redmi 4A’ the ‘Redmi Note 5A’ will also come with lowered specs compared to the Redmi Note 5. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A is expected to be announced alongside the Redmi Note 5 series.
Although, there is no features or specifications given on the box Redmi Note 5A is speculated to feature a polycarbonate body and a smaller battery than the Redmi Note 5. The device said to likely feature a new design with 5.5-inch Full HD display with a MediaTek chipset instead of a Snapdragon SoC, while smartphone might retain the camera from the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5. The battery will also be lowered down to 3,300mAh mark. It might be missing fingerprint scanner too just like Redmi 4A.
Similarly like ‘Redmi 4A’ the Redmi Note 5A to be priced very fair and low compared to the Redmi Note 5. Though if it’s a Mediatek then there are very narrow chances to show up in India due to Ericsson patent issue. The smartphone might be announced in the coming days in China, though the date and availability of the global variants remain unknown.