Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A; Reviews, Specification And Price In Nigeria

A modern looking smartphone, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A is an ideal phone for users  who love a large screen display with good battery lifespan. It shows off solid plastic build and it is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm snapdragon 452 processor and nice cameras.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Key Specs & Features

  • 5.5-inch IPS Display, 720 x 1280 pixels (267 ppi)
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 Octa-core CPU
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat), MIUI 9 with 2GB RAM
  • 16GB built-in Storage, supports up to 256GB microSD card
  • 13MP Rear Camera and 5MP Front Camera
  • 4G LTE Data connection
  • 3080 mAh Li-ion Battery

Xiaomi redmi note 5A

Camera and Storage

With the 13megapixel rear camera, you can good quality images and pictures from the rear of the redmi note 5A. This has an f/2.2 aperture and phase detection autofocus. Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A also shoots Full HD (1080p) videos at 30 fps.

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For the selfie freaks, the 5megapixel front facing camera has an aperture size of f/2.0 capable of delivering good quality selfies also. The inbuilt storage capacity is 16 GB, extendable by up to 256 GB through  a dedicated microSD card slot.

Performance and OS

Entry-level users might find the overall performance of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A quite satisfactory. It’s quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor coupled with the  Adreno 308 GPU can handle multi tasking, CPU extensive applications and games well, especially if you do not run at max settings.

You get 2GB RAM to boost performance and responsiveness. As for its Android software version, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A offers you 7.0 Nougat for what looks to be great user experience.

Other Specs and Features

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A offers support for  4G LTE, a perfect thing for mobile data speeds. Providing power is a 3,080mAh Li-Ion battery that its manufacturers claim to gives almost a day and half talk time. It also supports Quick Charge 2.0 tech for fast charging, if you are using the right charger.

Other Connectivity options include microUSB 2.0, an infrared port, Bluetooth 4.2 and Wi-Fi with Wi-Fi Direct and hotspot.

Xiaomi redmi note 5A

Summary Of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A  Review And Specifications


  • 2G: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes


  • Dimensions: 153*76.2*7.6 mm
  • Weight: 150g
  • SIM Type: Micro
  • Number of SIMs: Dual
  • Colors: Silver, Gold, Rose Gold


  • Type: IPS display
  • Size: 5.5″
  • Resolution: 720×1280 pixels (267 ppi)
  • Screen Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 3


  • OS: Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Chipset: Spreadtrum SC7731
  • Procesor (CPU): Quad-core, 1.2 GHz
  • GPU: Adreno 308 GPU


  • RAM: 2GB
  • Internal: 16GB
  • Card slot: Yes, Expandable by up to 256GB


  • 13MP Camera, Full 1080p HD Video @30fps with Phase Detection Autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile Detection, Panorama, HDR
  • 5MP Camera


  • Alert types: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm jack: Yes
  • Music Player:MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac/MIDI/WMA player
  • Video Player: Xvid/MP4/H.264/Xvid player
  • Noise cancellation: Yes (with dedicated mic)


  • WLAN: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • WiFi Tethering / Hotspot: Yes
  • NFC: No
  • GPS: Yes
  • Radio: FM radio, RDS, recording
  • USB: microUSB 3.0

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  • Iris scanner: No
  • Fingerprint scanner: No
  • Voice recognition: Yes


  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity: Yes
  • Light: Yes
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Pedometer: –
  • Compass: –
  • Fingerprint: No
  • Iris: No


  • Messaging: SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
  • Browser: HTML5
  • Java: No
  • Maps: Yes, Google maps


  • Capacity: 3080 mAh
  • Standby: 264hrs
  • Talk time: Up to 35hrs


  • Quick charge: Yes
  • Wireless charging: No
  • USB charging: Yes

Pricing and Availability

Disclaimer: The price state here is just an estimate, price can change anytime without prior notice.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A is now available in Nigeria. You can buy it at leading online stores worldwide. Price starts at $134.99 at Gearbest. Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Price in Nigeria ranges from 34,500 Naira to 55,000 Naira depending on your location in Nigeria. One place where you can get this device almost at a giveaway price of N34590 is at jumiaNG, especially at the upcoming mobile week. Click here to enjoy this offer which is available to Tech’s Blog readers only.

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