Last month, we brought you a report that Xiaomi was working on its first Android Go phone called the Redmi Go. Now details and specifications of the smartphone have surfaced and we bring it to you. The 5-inch HD+ 16:9 display smartphone has a resolution of 1280 x 720pixels. Being an entry level device, the Redmi Go will pack a 1GB RAM, 8GB internal storage with option to expand. It will support an expandable memory up to 128GB using a micro-SD card.
Xiaomi Redmi Go Highlighted Specifications
- Display: 5-inch HD+ 16:9 display with 1280 x 720pixels
- Processor: Quad-Core Snapdragon 425
- Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition
- Cameras: 8MP rear camera with LED Flash and a 5MP front
The Redmi Go Android Oreo smartphone is powered by Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 processor clocked at 1.4GHz, with an Adreno 308 GPU. It supports dual SIM and runs on Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition OS. The phone features a 140.4x 70.1 x 8.35mm body dimension and weighs 137 grams. For connectivity, it supports 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS. It comes in Blue and Black colors, and rocks a 3000mAh battery.
For camera options, the phone sports an 8MP rear camera with LED Flash and a 5MP front-facing shooter. It doesn’t have a fingerprint sensor and has capacitive touch buttons on the front instead of on-screen buttons.
Price Of The Xiaomi Redmi Go Smartphone
Being that the Xiaomi Redmi Go is a budget smartphone, the price is likely around €100. The phone is targeted at low income earners, hence may make its way into the Nigerian market. Since Xiaomi is making a comeback into the Nigerian market, we don’t know yet if the device will be officially launched here.
Xiaomi Redmi Go Price, Specifications And Features
Network: 2G, 3G And 4G
Display: 5-inch HD+ 16:9 display
Resolution: 1280 x 720 Pixels
SIM: Dual SIM
Operating system: Android 8.1 (Oreo Go Edition)
Processor: 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425
GPU: Adreno 308
External Storage: 128GB
Dimensions: 140.4x 70.1 x 8.35mm
Weight: 137 Grams
Colours: Blue and Black
Rear camera: 8MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, 1.12μm pixel size
Front camera: 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture, 1.12μm pixel size
Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack and OTG
Sensor: Notification LED, Accelerometer, Proximity