We’ve seen many smartphone manufacturers like Oppo, Vivo, and others coming-up with selfie-focused smartphone in the mid-range segment. To compete them, Xiaomi has launched its latest smartphone dubbed as Redmi Note 5A featuring a 16-megapixels shooter on the front. Also, it’s the first device to be launched in the Note 5 series. If you’re MIUI fan and looking for a best selfie smartphone with limited budget, then Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A is the best option to go with. The device is on sale on GearBest for $160.19, but the same can be grab for just $150 by applying the coupon: USNOV39.
Before we take you to the deal, let’s have a detailed overview at the specifications and features of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A.
Like previous gen ‘Redmi Note’ series smartphones, the Redmi Note 5A also sports a similar 5.5-inch display with screen resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. It has pixel density of 267 ppi and 2.5D curved glass layered on top. The performance of the device is boosted by a 1.4GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor coupled with Adreno 505 GPU for graphics.
As far as photography is concerned, the device houses a 13MP rear shooter with a phase detection autofocus (PDAF), f/2.2 aperture, and LED flash. The camera also supports HDR, panorama, continuous shooting, face recognition, and real-time filter. Up front, there’s a 16MP selfie camera for selfies and video calls.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A has dual SIM support with dual standby and runs on MIUI 8 on top of Android OS. Design-wise, the device features a full metal unibody, measuring 7.mm in thickness and weighs 153g. It also features a fingerprint scanner on the rear panel of the device.
The device is powered by a 3,080mAh battery and adds connectivity options like 4G, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS. Currently, the device comes in three color variants – Champagne Gold, Rose Gold, and Platinum Silver Gray.