KATHMANDU: Xiaomi, a global technology leader, has launched its first AndroidTM Go smartphone, Redmi Go, in Nepal. The AndroidTM Go programme was launched by Google in 2017. The Redmi Go runs the Android™ 8.1 Oreo™ (Go edition) operating system, featuring reimagined Google apps that have been optimised to reduce storage and data use. Redmi Go features a five-inch HD display, the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 425 SoC, and a 3000 mAh battery. On the back it sports an 8 MP main camera supported by an LED flashlight. On the front, Redmi Go has a 5 MP camera for selfies. It comes with two SIM card slots and has a dedicated microSD slot that supports up to 128GB microSD cards. It will be available in black and blue colours with 8GB storage capacity at Rs 8,999. The Redmi Go will be available in offline stores and on Daraz from March 3.