Xiaomi’s first Android Go smartphone the Redmi Go was first launched in January this year. On a later date, we also found the first leaked poster of the device which revealed most of the device specs. Now, Xiaomi has officially confirmed that the Redmi Go, Xiaomi’s first Android Go smartphone will be launched in India on March 19.
Global VP Xiaomi, Manu Kumar Jain via his own Twitter account also tweeted a teaser post in Hindi asking people to register for the launch event for an upcoming device.
अब करोड़ों भारतीयों को मिलेगा स्मार्टफोन का अनुभव. इस नयी दुनिया में आपका स्वागत है!
उन्नति, प्रगति और सबसे जुड़े रहने की दुनिया. स्वागत है आपका #AapkiNayiDuniya में!
— Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) March 15, 2019
Back in January, we had reported about the first leaked specifications of the upcoming Redmi Go smartphone. As first spotted by folks at revu, the Redmi Go device seen listed on the online store along with its official poster that reveals full specs of the upcoming Redmi Go device.
Redmi Go Leaked Specifications
Since this is an Android Go device you shouldn’t expect highly upgraded specs. However, the leaked poster revealed that the Redmi Go smartphone will feature a 5-inch LCD display with 1,280 x 720 resolution and (16:9) aspect ratio.
The phone will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor and Adreno 308 GPU for gaming. The phone will come coupled with 1GB RAM 8GB storage with expandable storage up to 128GB.
On the camera side, the Xiaomi Redmi Go smartphone will sport a single 8-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front camera. There will be a 3,000mAh battery and the device will run Android 8.1 (Go Edition) out of the box. Additionally, the Xiaomi Redmi Go phone will be available in two color options including black and blue.
Connectivity options include Bluetooth 4.1, single band Wi-Fi, a MicroUSB port, and dual-SIM support. It also has support for 4G LTE bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, and 28.
For its price and availability, we don’t have any official details yet.