Redmi Buds Air 5

Redmi Buds Air 5 Debuts | The Super Affordable Option

Redmi has released an affordable version of the earbuds, Redmi Buds Air 5, a device with a lower price tag but still great specs. The device has a 12.4mm sound unit that supports 50dB deep sea noise reduction, a 43mAh battery that can last up to 7 hours with just 10 minutes of charging, an IPX5 waterproof rating, and much more. 

Release Highlights

  • The Redmi Buds Air 5 features a 12.4mm sound unit with 50dB noise reduction 
  • It has six microphones (3 on each side)  for call noise reduction
  • The charging box has a 460mAh battery, each earphone has a 43mAh battery size
  • It has an IPX5 waterproof rating and supports Bluetooth 5.3 connectivity 

Specifications of the Redmi Buds Air 5

The Redmi Buds Air 5 come with a 12.4mm sound unit, that has 50dB deep sea noise reduction. It has a 4000Hz ultra-wideband noise reduction frequency. The earbuds have 6 microphones (3 on each earbud) for noiseless phone calls. For connectivity, the device has Bluetooth 5.3, with a delay as low as 45ms, and supports AAC and SBC audio codecs. 

Redmi Buds Air 5

The earphones support IPX5 waterproof (not the charging box), single ear weight of 4.4g, and come in two colors

  • Deep Sea Blue
  • Polar White


The charging box of the Redmi Buds Air 5 has a battery capacity of 460mAh. Earphones have a battery capacity of 43mAh, which can last for 7 hours after just 10 minutes of charging. 

Price & Availability

The Redmi Buds Air 5 has been officially released in China and will soon be available in other parts of the world. It has a very affordable price tag, compared to the Pro and Simple versions. 

  • They are priced at 319 yuan ($44)

If you are looking for affordable yet good-performing earbuds, the Air 5 seems like a good option. Do you think it could be your next music partner?

Source (Weibo, in Chinese)