Reportedly Xiaomi is all set to launch two new phones along with the all new Mi TV on 14th February at the launch event. Majority of reports claimed that the two devices would be Redmi Note 5 & Redmi note 5 pro. While there is a bunch of confusion regarding the exact names of the upcoming xiamoi phones.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 launch in india has been a hot topic for a while. The former redmi note 4 was the most sold smartphone in india giving the company opportunity to be the leading smartphone brand in the Q4 2017. According to financialexpress the phones are expected to be the Redmi 5 & Redmi 5 Plus as these are already available in china. But according to a majority of media sources, there would be Redmi note 5 and Redmi note 5 pro at the launch event. We can’t provide you any confirmed details regarding the names of the upcoming xiamoi phones, but here’s the detailed specifications of the devices known so far.
Redmi note 5 specifications –
Redmi Note 5
FHD+ display 5.7inch (1080 x 2160 pixels)
Two variants – 64GB + 4GB & 32GB + 3GB
Hybrid SIM slot
Nougat OS (MIUI 9.5)#GiveMe5
— Ankit Chugh 🌠 (@luckyankit) February 11, 2018
Ankit Chugh, founder of Review Center India blog, raveled the specifications of the upcoming Redmi Note 5 & Redmi Note 5 pro in a series of tweet. The device will feature a 5.7 inch full HD+ fullview 18:9 display with a resolution of 2160×1080 pixels. Redmi note 5 will come with Qualcomm snapdragon 625 SoC, and there will be two variants of the device – 64GB internal + 4GB ram and 32Gb internal + 3Gb RAM. The standard version of redmi note 5 will sport a 12MP primary camera along with a 5MP selfie shooter. Moreover the device will come with Hybrid sim slots & 3.5mm audio jack, Miui 9.5 OS based on android Nougat and backed by a 4,000 mAh battery.
Xiaomi redmi note 5 pro specifications –
The redmi note 5 pro will sport a 5.9-inch/5.7-inch full HD+ 18:9 fullview display with a resolution of 2160×1080 pixels. Under the hood, the device is packed with Qualcomm snapdragon 636 SoC coupled with 4GB/6GB RAM & 64 GB onboard storage. The major difference is in the camera, xiamoi redmi note 5 pro will sport a 12MP+5MP dual-camera on the back & a 20MP shooter on the front. Battery capacity is same (4,000 mAh) as the standard redmi note 5.
Redmi 5 & Redmi 5 plus specifications –
Few sources claimed that xiamoi could launch the Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 plus in india instead of the redmi note 5. Let’s have a quick overview over its specifications. Redmi 5 features a 5.7 inch HD display with minimum bezels design. The smartphone is powered by Snapdragon 450 SoC, an octa-core processor built on the 14nm FinFET technology. It sports a 12MP rear camera on the back along with 5MP camera on the front. Moreover the device is powered by a 3,300 mAh battery.
While the plus variant, redmi 5 plus has a 5.99-inch Full HD plus display in 18:9 aspect ratio. The device comes with snapdragon 625 SoC coupled with 3GB RAM. There is 12MP shooter on the back with a 5MP selfie snapper on the front. The device is housed with a 4,0000 mAh battery.
Moreover Xiaomi will launch the mi tv at the valentines day launch event. The company has been rumored to launch the mi tv in india for a long time,but due lack of proper after-sale service infrastructure, it got delayed. Currently Xiaomi has extended coverage of Mi Homes and Partnerships with dedicated service centers across the country to bring it live.
The launch event will be streamed live at 12PM on 14th February. All the products will be available exclusively on flipkart via multiple flash sales as we’ve seen before. Updated information will be posted here.