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Meet Micromax Bharat 5, the Rs 5555 Competitor to Xiaomi Redmi 5A

Meet Micromax Bharat 5, the Rs 5555 Competitor to Xiaomi Redmi 5A

It will pack a 3,300mAh battery.

In terms of specifications, the smartphone features a 5-inch HD display with a 1280 x 720 resolution.

Xiaomi has partnered with Reliance Jio to give its customers the most out of Redmi 5A.

According to the latest scoop, the Xiaomi Redmi 5 will become available in the Chinese market on December 10, with a CNY 1,399 price tag.

Priced at Rs 5,555, the Bharat 5 directly competes with Xiaomi Redmi 5A in India.

Similar to the previous iteration Xiaomi Redmi 4A, the company will be skipping on the fingerprint sensor for this budget oriented Redmi 5A. The camera department features a 12MP rear-positioned image snapper and 5MP front-facing shooter. While coming to its specifications, the 'Made in India' handset has a 5-inch 720p HD display powered by quad-core Snapdragon 425 processor.

- Alongside the Redmi 5A subscribe for Jio's Rs 199 tariff plan. On paper, the Redmi 5A looks far better than the Micromax Bharat 5, but we will wait to check both the devices out personally before we pass a judgment.

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The device is expected to come in three variants - 3GB RAM + 32GB storage variant priced at 1,200 Yuan (around $175 / €155), 4GB RAM + 32GB storage at 1,400 Yuan (around $205 / €180), and 4GB RAM + 64GB storage at 1,500 Yuan (around $220 / €195).

Availability of the Redmi 5A is going to be a big concern for potential buyers. This one is expected to come with a dual camera setup at the back, featuring a 12-megapixel primary sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor.

Front camera: On the front, the Redmi5A comes with a 5megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture. The chipset will also be paired with Adreno 308 GPU.

The battle between budget smartphones has reached new heights with the launch of Micromax's Bharat 5 and Xiaomi " s Redmi 5A, "Desh ka Smartphone'. The highlight of Micromax Bharat 5 is it's 5,000mAh battery, said to offer a standby time of 500 hours. Conectivity options include Bluetooth 4.1, Bluetooth HID, 801.12 b/g/n, 2.4GHz Wi-Fi, 2.4 Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, and Wi-Fi Display. A 3000mAh battery completes the package.

The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 runs Android 7.0 and is powered by a 3080mAh non removable battery.

In comparison, the Nokia 2 retails for Rs 6,999 while the Micromax Bharat 5 at Rs 5,555.


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