Images of Xiaomi’s rumoured Redmi 5 Plus smartphone have surfaced online. To be precise, the revealed image is not of the device itself, but of its retail box. According to a report by mydrivers, Xiaomi may soon launch its Redmi 5 series of smartphones. The leaked image is assumed to be of a higher variant of the Redmi 5 smartphone, allegedly dubbed the Redmi 5 Plus.
The Redmi 5 Plus is expected to be a souped up version of the Redmi 5 and the report say that similar to the Redmi 4A, there may also be a Redmi 5A variant of the device. In a recent leak, an image of the Xiaomi Redmi 5 was leaked and revealed pricing and specifications of the device.
The Redmi 5 Plus is expected to be similar to the Redmi 4 in terms of design, but is said to sport rounded antenna lines. It is expected to feature a 5.5-inch FHD IPS 1080p display and could be powered by a MediaTek Helio P25 processor. The Redmi 5 Plus is tipped to arrive in a Snapdragon version as well. It is expected to come in two variants: 3GB RAM with 32GB storage and 4GB RAM coupled with 32GB internal storage.
The device is expected to sport a dual rear camera setup with a 16MP and 5MP sensor. The smartphone is expected to sport a 12MP front facing camera. The Redmi 5 Plus is expected to be priced starting at 899 Yuan (Rs 8838.11 approx directly converted), whereas the Redmi 5 is expected to be priced at 1,099 Yuan (Rs 11,000 approx).