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Xiaomi Redmi Go: The First Xiaomi Android Go Powered Smartphone

Xiaomi Redmi Go Reviews, Specifications, and Price

Xiaomi Redmi Go Specifications
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The Chinese mobile phone giant, Xiaomi is about to launch their first Android Go smartphone called Redmi Go on February in Europe and Philippine. Although this is not the first android phone that comes with Android Go (Go Edition), this is definitely the first from Xiaomi.

Android Go is a lightweight version of Android primarily designed for entry-level Android phones with 1GB of RAM or less. With this Android version, you get more storage, better performance, data savings, and comes with few pre-installed apps.

Xiaomi on their Twitter handle yesterday confirmed the specifications of this smartphone. Here, we are going to look at those interesting features that come with the device, full specifications as confirmed by the company and the price at which it will be sold.

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Xiaomi Redmi Go Design and Display Review

Based on the design, Xiaomi Redmi Go comes in a sleek design with Aluminum alloy body that is perfectly crafted to give the smartphone a slim and beautiful design.

The device also hosts 5 inches full HD screen with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The pixel density stands at 294 PPI (pixels per inch). The display is armed with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and a 2.5D curved screen.

Xiaomi Redmi Go Platform and Memory Review

The Redmi Go as we have mentioned will be powered by Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition) Operating System with Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917 Chipset and ARM Cortex-A53,1400 MHz.

The Redmi Go smartphone comes with a 1GB of RAM, tagged with 8GB of internal storage capacity which is quite fair for an entry-level smartphone. In case you need additional space for more data and file storage, the storage can be expanded to 128GB with a microSD card.

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Xiaomi Redmi Go Camera and Battery Review

On the rear, Redmi Go packs 8 Mega Pixels camera clear quality pictures with LED flash. The front has 5 Megapixels camera for a good selfie.

Unlike some Android Go powered phones like Tecno F1 or Itel A14, Redmi Go has bigger and stronger battery capacity- thanks to the 3000Mah battery that comes with the phone.

Xiaomi Redmi Go Price Review

Redmi Go according to report will cost $90 or 80 Euros when officially launched in Europe and other regions.

Redmi Go Full Specifications


Form factor Touchscreen
Battery capacity (mAh) 3000
Colours Black, Blue


Screen size (inches) 5.00
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 720×1280 pixels
Aspect ratio 16:9


Processor 1.4GHz quad-core
Expandable storage Yes


Rear camera 8-megapixel
Rear flash LED
Front camera 5-megapixel


Operating system Android


Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.20
Micro-USB Yes
Number of SIMs 2
SIM Type Nano-SIM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes
SIM Type Nano-SIM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes


Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes