Xiaomi’s phone has been tipped ahead of its launch and from what we know, it is going to be a part of the Android One program. The new phone that is called the Xiaomi Redmi Go will presumably launch in Philippines first. The smartphone has already been certified in some markets now. Xiaomi Philippines, an official Facebook account shared a post recently that teased the launch of a new phone. The post had used with the hashtag #GoSmartDoMore. A blog based out of Philippines has informed that the phone has already been listed on Lazada.
Lazada is an online store and it listed the full specifications of a smartphone. In the poster, we have observed that there is a tagline called Go Smart, Do More. Considering that even the Facebook post had the same tagline in the form of a hashtag, it is safe to assume that the Xiaomi Redmi Go is smartphone being talked about here. The Redmi Go can be said to be a redesigned version of the Redmi 4A and the Redmi 5A. Compared to these two phones, the Xiaomi Redmi Go will have less RAM.
Xiaomi Redmi Go Technical Specifications
It sports a 5.0-inch 1,280×720 display with an aspect ratio of 16:9 and 380 nits brightness. The Xiaomi Redmi Go will be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 425 processor. The smartphone will come with a single RAM variant of 1GB bringing along 8GB of onboard storage. The storage can be extended via a microSD card slot by up to 128GB. The Xiaomi Redmi Go has a rear facing camera of 8MP with an f/2.0 aperture. On the other hand, the front camera that is meant for selfies has 5MP sensor with an f/2.2 aperture. The handset will reportedly pack a 3,000mAh battery.
Connectivity options are supposed to include WiFi, MicroUSB port, and dual-SIM support, dual VoLTE and dual 4G. However, the availability of dual VoLTE and dual 4G is going to based on the market this mobile is selling in. The Xiaomi Redmi Go is supposed to run on Android 8.1 Oreo. As mentioned, the handset is going to be a part of the Android One program.
Xiaomi Redmi Go Price
As for the price, there is no official word on the Indian pricing, however the Android One Driven smartphones are in the sub Rs 10,000 (mostly). Considering this one is going to have just 1GB RAM, it will lie in the super-budget segment of smartphones and will come around Rs 5,000 price bracket.