Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G: eSIM, Wireless charging, Waterproof – Complete Guide

Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G sports a different chipset, rear camera, and selfie camera from its 4G LTE sibling. Most of the other specs are exactly the same.

Welcome to our complete guide to the Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G. On this page, we cover everything you need to know about this mobile device, including its specifications, price, release date, and more.

Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G in brief

  • OS: Android 13
  • Release Date: 2023
  • Network Type: 2G/3G/4G/5G
  • Display: 6.74-inch, 720 x 1600 pixels resolution
  • Processor: MediaTek Dimensity 6100+
  • Selfie Camera: 8 MP
  • Rear camera: 50 MP dual
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • ROM: 256 GB
  • Battery: 5000 mAh
Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G: Specs

Your Questions Answered

In this section, we answer some of the most common questions users are asking about the Redmi 13C 5G.

Is the Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G waterproof?

It is. Redmi 13C is rated IP53 meaning that it has some dust resistance, and can handle light sprays of water.

Can Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G use eSIM?

The Redmi 13C does not support for eSIM, so you will not be able to use an eSIM with it.

Is Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G dual SIM?

The Redmi 13C 5G is a dual-SIM smartphone.

Does Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G have wireless charging?

Unfortunately, Redmi 13C 5G does not have any form of wireless charging. You can only charge it via a cable.

Does Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G have glass back?

The back panel of the Redmi 13C is made of plastic.

Does Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G have fingerprint?

The Redmi 13C 5G has a fingerprint sensor located in the power button on the right edge of the phone.

Does Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G have Gorilla Glass?

Redmi 13C 5G has a 6.74-inch LCD display with a 720×1600-pixel resolution and it is protected by a sheet of Corning’s Gorilla Glass.

Does Redmi 13C 5G support fast charging?

The Redmi 13C 5G is equipped with a 5000mAh battery and 18W fast charging. There charger included in the box is only rated 10W, though, so you either use an 18W charger you already have or you have to buy one separately.

Does the Redmi 13C 5G have a headphone jack?

The Redmi 13C 5G has a headphone jack slot, so you can use wired earpieces with it

Will Redmi 13C 5G get Android 14?

It isn’t clear at the time of publishing this whether it will get updated to Android 14.

Is Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G unlocked?

In the United States, the Redmi 13C 5G is not officially on sale. However, you can buy it unlocked from any online retailer and use on your carrier. Note that full network support depends on your carrier. Ask your carrier for details.

Does Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G have Google Play Store?

It supports Google Services and software applications, including Play Store and Maps, Gmail, YouTube, and others.

Will Redmi 13C 5G work in the USA?

This is a GSM phone and is supported on US GSM carriers like AT&T and T-Mobile and other networks riding on their networks. It does not support CDMA networks. Do make inquiries from your carrier to know what bands/frequencies are supported on their service.

Having answered these key questions, you might want to have a look at the detailed specifications and price of the phone in the section below.


Mobile Wireless Network and Software

  • 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
  • 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G mobile network bands: LTE.
  • 5G mobile network bands: NSA/SA
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM
  • Software / OS: MIUI 14 based on Android 13

Design, Form Factor, Appearance

  • Dimensions: 168 x 78 x 8.1 mm
  • Weight: 192g
  • Display: 6.74 inches, 720 x 1600 pixels, 90 Hz refresh rate, 20:9 aspect ratio, IPS LCD screen, Gorilla Glass.
  • Colours: Starlight Black. Startail Green. Startrail Silver.
  • Physical Build: Glass front, plastic frame, plastic back.

Internal Hardware Specs

  • CPU/Processor: 64-bit, 2.2 GHz Octa-core
  • Chipset: MediaTek Dimensity 6100+
  • GPU/Graphics Processing Unit: ARM Mali-G57 MC2
  • RAM: 4 GB. 6 GB. 8 GB.
  • Extended/Virtual RAM:
  • Internal Storage: 128 GB. 256 GB.
  • External Storage: microSD (dedicated slot)

Photography, Video Recording

  • Main Camera: 50 MP main sensor + QVGA lens, autofocus, LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Front Camera: 5 MP, fixed focus, Face Recognition, 1080p@30fps video capture

Audio, Video Playback

  • Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
  • Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Loudspeaker: Mono speaker
  • Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio: Yes.

Phone Sensors

  • Digital Compass: Yes.
  • Accelerometer: Yes.
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes.
  • Ambient Light Sensor: No.
  • Barometer: No.
  • Pedometer: No.
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No.
  • Gyroscope (G-Sensor):
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes; side-mounted.
  • Face Unlock: Yes.
  • Iris Scanner: No.
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
  • Voice Control: No.
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes; Google Assistant.
  • Infra-red Blaster: No.

Connectivity Options

  • Bluetooth Version: 5.2
  • Bluetooth Profiles: A2DP
  • WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, hotspot
  • GPS: Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, Galileo
  • USB: microUSB v2.0. Type-C. USB-OTG.
  • NFC: Yes.

Miscellaneous Specs

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Polymer 5000 mAh
  • Battery Charging: 18W fast charging
  • Wireless Charging: No.
  • Reverse Charging: No.
  • Model Version/Number:

Launch/Release Dates

  • Announced: December 6, 2023
  • Release Date: December 16, 2023

Price: How much is Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G in the USA, UK, and EU?

  • USA: from $120 (4/128 GB). $140 (6/128 GB). $160 (8/256 GB)
  • United Kingdom (UK): £
  • European Union (EU): €110 (4/128 GB). €130 (6/128 GB). €150 (8/256 GB).

The above prices may change with time from country to country, as market forces and economic policies influence product price movements.

Verdict: Is Xiaomi Redmi 13C 5G worth buying?

Not available.

Our Buyer’s Guide Verdict is a recommendation based on the specifications of the device and a general guide to help you understand how much value a device offers for its price. It is not an endorsement of the device. Ask questions and use your judgement when buying any device; MobilityArena takes no responsibility for your buying decisions.

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