Earlier this month, Xiaomi announced the Redmi Go smartphone. The device runs on lite version of Android OS called Android Go. The first variant with 8GB and the second one will be launched in 16GB variant in India soon.
In today’s world 8GB internal storage is not enough and practical for an average smartphone user. keeping this in mind Xiaomi has launched a second variant of Redmi Go smartphone with 16GB internal storage and it also support microSD card. You can use up-to 128GB of SD card with this mobile phone.
Redmi India in its latest tweet send a crypted message (‘#Aapki Nayi Duniya hogi aur badi’), it suggesting Xiaomi might bring a 16GB storage variant of the handset.
Talking about the specifications, The Redmi Go sports a 5-inch HD (720 x 1280 pixels) display and is powered by the snapdragon 425 SoC paired with Adreno 308 GPU. Its packs 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage but with the arrival of the new variant of the Redmi Go, there will be 16GB of internal storage on the smartphone.
It supports a microSD card for expandable up to 128GB Storage memory. It is backed by a 3,000mAh battery with super-fast charging technology. The Redmi Go supports dual-SIM (Nano) slots. It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition) Operating System.
In the camera department, there is a single 8-megapixel camera with LED flash on the rear and a 5-megapixel selfie camera for selfies and video calling. The cameras are backed by Auto HDR and 11 scene modes to enhance the results further.
Connectivity options like 4G LTE, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, Micro-USB, 3.5mm headphone jack and GPS and more. There is no fingerprint sensor on the phone, which means users will have to depend on password unlock nor any kind of display notch on the handset. The handset also features support for over 20 Indian languages and virtual Google Assistant in Hindi.
As far as pricing are concerned, the Redmi Go 1GB + 8GB variant is currently available at Rs 4,499. It can be purchased through Flipkart and Mi Store. The upcoming variant of the Redmi Go might have a price tag of Rs 5,000 to Rs 5,500. It measures 140.4 x 70.1. x 8.32 mm in size while it weighs 137 grams.
Let’s wait for the Exact launch date of Redmi Go and the official announcement of Xiaomi revealing the Redmi Go cost in India.