The Pro variant of Redmi Note 5 is the first handset to come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor. Highlights of the device include an 18:9 Full View display, dual cameras, and 6GB RAM. It also comes with a Face Unlock feature. Now, it has received a new price cut (worth Rs 1,000). Read more to find about Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price and Availability
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro is now available in India at Rs 12,999 for the 4GB RAM variant. On the other hand, the 6GB RAM model has received a price cut worth Rs 2,000. It is now available at Rs 13,999. The mid-range smartphone was launched in February last year at Rs 13,999 for the 4GB RAM variant.
|Processor||octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636|
|Internal Storage||64GB (expandable)|
|Display||5.99-inch, Full HD+ resolution (2160 x 1080 pixels)|
|OS||Android 8.0 Oreo, MIUI 9|
|Primary (Rear) Camera||Dual (12MP + 5MP) with flash|
|Front Camera||20MP with flash|
The Redmi Note 5 Pro features a 5.99-inch display with Full HD+ resolution (2160 x 1080 pixels), Corning Gorilla Glass and 18:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor (it was rumored to come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC or Snapdragon 636 SoC). The internal storage can be further expanded via a micro SD card (up to 128GB). It is backed by a 4,000mAh non-removable battery with Quick Charge 3.0 technology.
On the camera front, the Redmi Note 5 features a dual camera setup with AI features and EIS (electronic image stabilization) for videos. It comes with a 20-megapixel front camera with Sony IMX 376 sensor and Beautify 4.0. Both cameras come with LED flash. The company claims that the Redmi Note 5 Pro is better than that of iPhone X and Google Pixel 2 XL.
- Dual cameras
- Bezel-less Display
- Face Unlock feature
- Metal unibody design
- Fingerprint sensor
- Android 8.0 Oreo
- MIUI 9
- 4G VoLTE
- USB Type-C
- 3.5mm audio jack
- IR blaster
The Redmi Note 5 Pro comes in multiple color options – Black, Gold, Rose Gold and Lake Blue. A fingerprint sensor is placed on the back. While the screen is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass coating, a dual pyrolytic graphite sheet keeps the phone cool during heavy usage.
The new smartphone runs Android 8.0 Oreo operating system with MIUI 9 on top. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, NFC, GPS, USB Type-C, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, GLONASS, dual-SIM support, and a 3.5mm audio jack. The Face Unlock feature will be added via an OTA update later this month.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro looks like a solid device that packs a punch in performance and camera department. Are you looking forward to the new Redmi Note 5 Pro? Let us know in the comments section below.