Redmi 5, Redmi Note 5, Redmi Note 5 Pro sales will go live at 12 pm on Friday. As informed by the company, the Redmi 5 series will be sold at Amazon India and Mi.com. On the other hand, Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro will be exclusively available at Flipkart and Mi.com. Amazon has updated the payment options for Redmi 5 phone. It is no longer available in a cash on delivery mode. You can choose a prepaid mode of payment either by debit/credit card or by Amazon Pay Balance.
Redmi 5 Price, Specifications, Features
Redmi 5 comes in three variants. The base 2GB RAM+16GB storage version costs Rs 7,999. The 3GB RAM and 32GB version is priced at Rs 8,999. The highest variant of Redmi 5 has a price of Rs 10,999 and comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. All three versions support expandable storage upto 128GB via a microSD card. Redmi 5 has 5.7-inch HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio, Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 octa-core processor, 12MP rear camera, 5MP front camera with LED flash and a 3300 mAh battery. Redmi 5 runs Android Nougat 7.1.2 with MIUI 9.
Redmi Note 5 Pro Price, Specifications, Features
Redmi Note 5 Pro price starts from Rs 13,999 for the 4GB RAM+64GB storage option, while the 6GB RAM and 64GB storage version costs Rs 16,999. Specifications of Redmi Note 5 Pro are 5.99-inch FHD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio, Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor, dual rear camera with 12MP+5MP sensors and 20MP front camera and 4000 mAh battery. The Pro smartphone also has a facial recognition feature.
To beat the rush, Amazon India recommend you to log in to your Amazon.in account a few minutes prior to the sale at 12:00 PM today as sale will be strictly on first-come-first-serve basis as long as stocks last.
To purchase the Redmi 5 you will need to follow the steps given below:
Step 1: Log into your Amazon.in account a few minutes prior to the sale at 12:00 PM. Save the payment instruments securely in your account for a quick checkout.
Step 2: Add Redmi 5 to your cart when the Sale starts and checkout the product within 15 minutes. No further steps are required if order is successfully placed.
Step 3: If all the Redmi 5 are already added to cart by other customers, you might be asked to join a Waitlist. If the original buyer fails to complete the order within 15 minutes, the smartphone will become available for purchase to the customer in Waitlist.
Step 4: If you are in Waitlist, an alert will appear on your screen notifying when the smartphone becomes available with the ‘Add to Cart’ button activated.
Step 5: You will have 3 minutes to add the smartphone to your cart and 15 minutes to checkout in order to complete your purchase.
Step 6: If the Waitlist is full as well, refresh the page every few minutes till end of the Sale to see if the Waitlist becomes available.