Xiaomi has devices in every price segment. The Chinese smartphone maker has launched a series of new devices in India this year. While most of them are reasonably priced, the company keeps putting them on sale at discounted prices. This time over, the smartphones available with hefty discounts are the popular mid-range devices: Redmi Note 5 Pro and the Xiaomi Mi A2.
Both the smartphones are aggressively priced and after the discount, the effective cost becomes even more attractive. If you have been meaning to buy a budget smartphone, head over to Paytm Mall and order one of these.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro
MRP: INR 17,999
Deal Price: INR 17,499
The Redmi Note 5 Pro with 6GB RAM and 64GB onboard storage is available with a 3% discount, bringing the price to INR 17,499. In addition to this, Paytm Mall is offering a cashback of 12%, that is, INR 2100 and you end up saving a total of INR 2600 on the device. Furthermore, you can choose to protect your device from any physical or liquid damage for an additional INR 8,99.
The Redmi Note 5 Pro is a popular budget device with decent specifications. The smartphone features 5.99-inch IPS LCD screen with a resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels and an aspect ratio of 18:9. The smartphone offers a modest screen-to-body ratio of 77.4%. Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by a Snapdragon 636 chipset paired to Adreno 509 GPU for handling the graphics. In the memory department, you get up to 6GB RAM and 64GB onboard storage, which is expandable.
In the imaging department, the smartphone gets a 12MP+5MP dual-camera set up at the back. The front of the house, on the other hand, hosts a powerful 20MP shooter for selfies and video calling. The device is backed by a 4000mAh battery that comes with support for fast charging. On the connectivity front, the options that you get with the Redmi Note 5 Pro include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 5.0 with LE, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, microUSB 2.0. The device also features a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.
MRP: INR 17,499
Deal Price: INR 16,948
The Mi A2 on offer also features 6GB RAM and 64GB onboard storage. Under the offer, you get an initial 3% off on the MRP in addition to the extra INR 1,695 saved in the form of cashback. As a result, you end up saving a total of INR 2,246 on the smartphone. The device is also available with an exchange offer.
In the display department, the Xiaomi Mi A2 features the same 5.99-inch Full HD+ IPS LCD screen with 1080 x 2160 resolution, and 18:9 aspect ratio. Powering the device is an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 AIE processor, combined with Adreno 512 GPU. In the memory department, the device gets two configurations: 4GB RAM and 64GB onboard memory or 6GB RAM + 128GB onboard storage.
For optics, the handset features a 12MP + 20MP dual-camera arrangement at the rear. On the front, the smartphone hosts a 20MP camera for selfies and video calling. Keeping the whole system running is a rather modest 3,010mAh battery, which is way too smaller than that on the Redmi Note 5 Pro. However, it does come with support for Quick Charge 4.0 technology. For connectivity, the options that tag along with the Redmi Note 5 Pro include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 5.0 with LE, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS. This device also features a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.