Xiaomi produces smartphones in different price categories, from expensive flagships that are not inferior to the best devices on the market in terms of specifications or build quality, to simpler and more affordable devices. The Xiaomiui portal has compiled the best Xiaomi budget smartphones that you can buy in May 2023.
Topping the list is the Poco F5 5G powered by the Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 sub-flagship chipset. The smartphone features a 6.67-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. The phone has three cameras: the main one is 64 MP, the ultra-wide angle is 8 MP and the macro module is 2 MP. The 5000mAh battery supports 67W fast charging. Many experts consider this device to be the best sub-flagship in the world. It costs about $480.
In second place is the more budget Poco X5 5G. The smartphone is equipped with a high-quality 6.67-inch AMOLED screen with Full HD+ resolution and 120 Hz frequency. There are three cameras: a 48MP main sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle sensor, and a 2MP macro module. The smartphone is powered by a Snapdragon 695 chip and has a 5000mAh battery with 33W charging. The device costs about 180 dollars.
In third place is the even cheaper Redmi Note 12 4G, which runs on the Snapdragon 685 chipset. The device has a 6.67-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a refresh rate of 120Hz. It also has a 50MP main camera, an ultra-wide-angle sensor, and a macro module with 8MP and 2MP resolution, respectively. The 5000mAh battery supports 33W charging. It costs about 170 dollars.
The fourth place was taken by the Redmi 12C phone, which is designed for people who don't expect much from their devices. Powered by MediaTek Helio G85, this phone offers 4/6GB of RAM and 64/128GB of inbuilt storage. This allows you to store a lot of data on the phone without buying additional cloud storage. Thanks to the AI-powered 50MP camera, you can take pretty good photos. The average price of the device is 105 dollars.
In fifth place is the Redmi A2 smartphone. This budget device is not designed for high-performance tasks, but it can still satisfy many users. The screen has a diagonal of 6.52 inches with a resolution of 720x1600 pixels. Thanks to the IPS LCD screen, one can get satisfactory performance while watching TV series and movies. The rear 8 MP main camera can also record 1080p quality video. Thanks to the 5000 mAh battery, the device can be used all day. The average price of the device is about 105 dollars.