In March, Xiaomi had launched the Redmi Go as its first Android Go phone. The smartphone that came with 8 GB of RAM was introduced with a price tag of Rs. 4,499. Today, the Chinese firm has introduced a 16 GB storage version of the Redmi Go in the country with a price tag of Rs. 4,799 Yuan (~$69).
Apart from modified internal storage, the 16 GB Redmi Go features the same specs as its 8 GB variant. The new model is now available for purchase through Mi.com, Flipkart and Mi Home stores.
The polycarbonate bodied Xiaomi Redmi Go is fitted with a 5-inch display that carries support for HD resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. It offers an aspect ratio of 16:9. The Snapdragon 435 SoC that includes a 1.4 GHz quad-core processor is present under the hood of the device along with 1 GB of RAM.
The Redmi Go now comes in 8 GB and 16 GB storage choices and its loaded with Android Oreo (Go edition). There is a microSD card slot on the device for more storage. For photography, its rear shell is equipped with an 8-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture and a 5-megapixel front camera with f/2.0 aperture. The smartphone lacks a fingerprint sensor. There is a 3,000mAh battery inside the phone. It includes other features like dual-SIM slots, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and 3.5mm audio jack.