Well this one is a good, decent leak I guess! A set of images appeared on Weibo recently showing images of the upcoming Xiaomi Redmi 5 model, along with pricing and technical specs info.
If we are to believe these leaks, then the upcoming Xiaomi Redmi 5 will be available in two main variants: one with Snapdragon 625 SoC (clocked at 2GHz) with 3GB RAM and a more powerful version equipped with Snapdragon 630 packing 4GB of RAM and a 2.2GHz CPU.
The device will also be available in 16/32GB storage variants for the 3GB model and 64GB for the 4GB model, but all versions will be equipped with microSD slot and dual SIM support.
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The most awaited Redmi model is expected to pack a 5 inch full HD display with a 16MP main camera and a 5MP selfie shooter, it will run on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with MIUI 9, along with a smaller 3680 mAh battery unfortunately, especially when compared to the 4100 mAh power cell of its predecessor (Redmi 4).
Below you can find the rumored pricing of each variant.
|Xiaomi Redmi 5||CNY||USD (est)||EUR (est)|
|3GB RAM / 16GB storage||859||$126||€110|
|3GB RAM / 32GB storage||1,039||$153||€134|
|4GB RAM / 64GB storage||1,099||$162||€142|
Unfortunately we have no info on when this phone will be released but given the fact that we have so many leaks about it, we won’t have to wait long I guess.