Xiaomi has revealed the launch date of Redmi Go in India. This new budget smartphone will be launched in India on March 19. It’s worth noting that the Redmi Go is the first Android Go phone from Xiaomi and has already been launched in the Philippines in January this year.
Manu Kumar Jain, Xiaomi India VP tweeted the news in Hindi, but he did not reveal the name of the 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
In December 2018, the phone got certified by Infocomm and Media Development Authority, IMDA in Singapore under the model number M1903C3GG. As mentioned above, the phone is already official in the Philippines so we know the technical specifications of the device. The Xiaomi Redmi Go price in India is not official yet, but it’s expected to be priced between Rs. 3000 and Rs 4000.
Xiaomi Redmi Go Specifications
Xiaomi India has not revealed the specifications of the Redmi Go but it did hint some of the features such as a big battery, Qualcomm Snapdragon SoC, big display, etc. The handset will be running on Android Oreo (Go Edition) and will come pre-installed with 20+ regional languages. You can use the Google Assistant in Hindi also.
The smartphone will have a 5-inch LCD display offering a resolution of 1,280 x 720 pixels and 16:9 aspect ratio. A Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chipset will be powering the handset.
The for graphics and gaming, the Xiaomi Redmi Go will feature Adreno 308 GPU and will have 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage with expandable storage up to 128GB. Additionally, the Redmi go will feature Bluetooth 4.2 and single-band Wi-Fi (2.4Ghz).