Xiaomi Redmi 5 vs Gionee M7: Battle of mid-range devices


Xiaomi Redmi 5 is an upcoming device while Gionee M7 is already launched in India and is available for pre-booking. Both the smartphone fall into the mid-range category. Redmi 5 is recently spotted on Oppomart in China, and reports suggest that it will feature bezel-less design. M7 has also sported the same design.

Specs and features

A Weibo user has recently leaked the Redmi 5’s details. The leaked information indicated that the device will mark the 18:9 aspect ratio display. Gionee’s handset also has 6-inch 18:9 full-view display.  Xiaomi’s upcoming phone is heavily rumored to coming up with dual-lens camera technology. On the other side, M7 featured a 13 MP primary camera and 8 MP snapper.

On the processor front, Redmi 5 is expected to run on Snapdragon 625 coupled with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. While M7 is powered by 1.4 GHz Octa-core Snapdragon 435 processor with 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM. Both the smartphones have marked the Android Nougat.

Xiaomi has not confirmed the price and release date of Redmi 5. Meanwhile, Gionee M7 cost around INR 16,999 in Indian market. Stay tuned for more tech news and updates.

Shailesh Sharma