First Sale Of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 And Redmi Note 5 Pro In India Today

| February 22 , 2018 , 12:20 IST

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Note 5 Pro are all set to go on sale for the first time in India. Both new Redmi Note models will be available on Flipkart, and Mi Homes from 12 pm onwards on Thursday.

Xiaomi announced the two devices, Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 pro in India, unveiling the company's first MI TV alongside on February 14. The company also has some launch offers for the two smartphones and is offering some freebies with the Mi Smart LED TV 4 as well.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 successor, the Redmi Note 5, is equipped with a 5.99-inch full-screen display, packed with 4000mAh battery. At a price range of Rs 9,999, the company has provided its customers with a 12-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front camera. This model will run on current dated Snapdragon 625 processor.

Interestingly, the new 'Pro' version of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 have a vertical dual camera setup, as in iPhone X and Pro’s camera is thus anticipated as 'India's camera beast.

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Talking about specifications, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro comes with an Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor, which makes it the first device sporting the chipset in the country.

In fact, the Redmi Note 5 Pro has become the first smartphone globally to debut the Snapdragon 636 SoC. It sports a 12-megapixel primary sensor at the back accompanied by a 5-megapixel secondary sensor. The primary sensor comes with f/2.2 aperture while the secondary sensor has f/2.0 aperture. For snapshooters, the Chinese company has bumped the camera sensor to 20-megapixel accompanied by a front flash cam.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro has the similar display as Xiaomi Redmi Note 5. The screen resolution of 1080x2160 pixels full-HD+ makes the pro version more dynamic and updated. 

Under the hood, the Redmi Note 5 Pro comes with a 4000mAh battery which is non-removable. The company is going with three variants for the Redmi Note 5 Pro which include 3GB RAM with 32GB storage, 4GB RAM with 64GB storage, and 6GB RAM with 64GB storage. There is a fingerprint sensor on the back panel. The Redmi Note 5 Pro will run on MIUI 9 based on Android Nougat.