Xiaomi Redmi 5A Goes on Sale Today on Flipkart And mi.com: Price, Features and More
New Delhi, December 14: Chinese handset manufacturer Xiaomi’s Redmi 5A will go on sale today at 12 PM on e-commerce major Flipkart and mi.com. Touted to be as the ‘Desh ka smartphone’, the device is priced from Rs 4,999 in India. This is the second sale on Flipkart and mi.com. The first sale was held on December 7. Redmi 5A was launched on November 30 at an affordable price of Rs 5,999.
Redmi 5A features a 5.0-inch HD display, dual rear cameras, and MIUI 9 operating system. It is the best budget smartphone available in the market right now. It features a 3,000mAh battery and comes with connectivity options like dual-SIM card slots, 4G VoLTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS. The smartphone is priced at Rs 5,999 and Rs 6,999 for the 16GB and 32GB variant, respectively. However, Xiaomi is offering an additional discount of Rs 1,000 for the first five million customers who choose the 2GB RAM/16GB internal storage variant. So, the revised price of the smartphone stands at Rs 4,999.
The smartphone will be available in sale in two variants. The 2GB+16GB variants start at Rs 4,999 for first 5 million buyers post which it will be available for Rs 5,999 while the Redmi 5A 3GB+32GB is priced at Rs 6,999. The smartphone is being Made in India. “100% if units that we will sell in India, will be made locally in the country”, Manu Kumar Jain, Xiaomi India Managing Director tweeted.
Manu Kumar Jain said that there is also a Jio cashback offer, especially for the Redmi 5A. He said, “All #Redmi5A users now avail an additional cashback of Rs 1,000 cashback through @reliancejio ‘Better Together Offer’!” Meanwhile, Reliance Jio too tweeted saying, “Life is beautiful when #DeshKaSmartPhone meets #DeshKaNetwork. Get a #Redmi5A and avail an additional cashback of Rs 1000. #WithLoveFromJio”.
The other offers include securing your phone against accidental & liquid damages with Mi Protect. Starting at Rs 499, Rs 1,000 cashback with Jio Digital Life, unlimited benefits on recharge of Rs 199/pm, free 12-month subscription of Hungama Music and super Cash up to Rs 3000 with Mobikwik.