Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro were Established in India on Wednesday at an event in New Delhi.
Alongside, the company also launched the Mi TV 4 collection of televisions in India, its initial foray into the category in the nation. Both the new smartphones will be exclusively available via Flipkart in the nation, besides Mi.com and the Mi Home retail stores. The biggest highlights of this new Xiaomi smartphones is that the presence of the big 5.99-inch 18:9 screen, the selfie-light module, as well as the large 4000mAh battery. The two Redmi Note 5 telephones discuss comparable specifications, with a few significant differences, like the use of a double rear camera setup on the Redmi Note 5 Guru, and a high resolution front camera. A Face Unlock attribute will arrive in March using an OTA update.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 price in India
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 cost in India starts at Rs. 9,999 for the 3GB RAM, 32GB storage variant, and extends up to Rs. 11,999 for your 4GB RAM, 64GB storage variant. It’ll go on sale from February 22 via Flipkart, Mi Home, and Mi.com. The smartphone will also go on sale soon via all of Xiaomi’s offline retail partners. In terms of launch offers, the smartphone comes with an ultra-slim case bundled, Jio will be providing cashback value Rs. 2,200 and 100 percent extra data on purchasing the new Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Guru smartphones.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro cost in India
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 price in India begins at Rs. 13,999 for its 4GB RAM, 64GB storage variant, and goes around Rs. 16,999 for the 6GB RAM, 64GB storage variant. Colour options are Black, Black, Gold, Lake Blue, and Rose Gold. It has the same release date as the Redmi Note 5 – February 22 – plus are also available via Flipkart, Mi Home, and Mi.com. Like the Redmi Note 5, it is going to go on sale shortly via all of Xiaomi’s offline retail partners. It features the same launch offers as the Redmi Note 5.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 specifications
The Redmi Note 5 is in fact the India-variant of the Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus, that has been launched in China in December this past year. It sports a 5.99-inch full-HD (1080×2160 pixels) screen with an 18:9 aspect ratio, 450-nit brightness, 84% NTSC color gamut, and 2.5D curved glass.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 front panel
It’s powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 625 SoC, clocked at around 2GHz, coupled with all the Adreno 506 GPU and 3GB or 4GB of RAM. It bears a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 sports a 12-megapixel back camera with an aperture of f/2.2, a 1.25-micron pixel dimensions, PDAF, EIS, along with also an LED flash module. On the front, it bears a 5-megapixel sensor complete with an LED selfie-light module and Beautify 3.0 beautification tech. As we said, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 comes in two storage variants – 32GB and 64GB – both of which can be expandable via microSD card in a hybrid dual-SIM format.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 rear panel
Connectivity options on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 comprise 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, 3.5mm headphone jack, and Micro-USB. It’s powered by a 4000mAh battery, together with 5V/2A fast charging. The power adapter it ships with has been designed for India, It measures 158.5×75.45×8.05mm and weighs 180 grams.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Guru specifications
The dual-SIM Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro, such as the Redmi Note 5, runs MIUI 9 based on Android Nougat. It too sports a 5.99-inch full-HD (1080×2160 pixels) display with an 18:9 aspect ratio, 450-nit brightness, 83% NTSC colour gamut, and 2.5D. It’s powered through an octa-core Snapdragon 636 SoC, clocked at up to 1.8GHz, coupled with all the Adreno 509 GPU and either 4GB or 6GB of RAM. It is claimed to be the first device in the world with the Snapdragon 636 SoC, and makes it the “speediest Redmi Note ever” having an AnTuTu score of 109,692. It occupies a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro front panel
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 matches a double back camera setup, with the 12-megapixel main sensor sporting an aperture of f/2.2 plus a 1.25-micron pixel size, while the 5-megapixel secondary sensor includes a f/2.0 aperture and 1.12-micron pixel size. The dual back camera installation is accompanied with an LED flash module. On the front, it bears a 20-megapixel Sony IMX376 sensor complete with an LED selfie-light module and Beautify 4.0 beautification tech that’s been optimised for India. Both front and rear cameras offer Portrait mode Bokeh effects. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 comes at a single storage variant – 64GB – that is expandable via microSD card at a hybrid dual-SIM format.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Guru back panel
Connectivity choices on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 comprise 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, 3.5millimeter headset jack, and Micro-USB. It’s powered by a 4000mAh battery that is rated to deliver up to 14 hours of continuous video playback, using 5V/2A fast charging. It measures 158.6×75.4×8.05mm and weighs 181 grams.