It comes equipped with a 12 MP rear camera and an aperture of f/2.2 along with a 5 MP front-facing camera with a front-facing LED flash. Redmi Note 5 will be selling at a starting price of Rs 9,999, while the Redmi Note 5 Pro base variant will cost around Rs 13,999. It has now emerged that the same software can be flashed on the Indian version.
The Redmi Note 5 succeeds last year's most popular Xiaomi phone, aka Redmi Note 4, while the Redmi Note 5 Pro is the high end version of the Note 5 and the spiritual successor to the Redmi Note 3, as claimed by the company itself. Both the Redmi Note 5 Pro and the Redmi Note 5 runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat-based MIUI 9 out-of-the-box. Recently, Xiaomi also brought Full Screen gestures to the Redmi Note 5 Pro with the MIUI 9.2.5 update. Of course, those looking to opt for Cash on Delivery for Redmi Note 5 Pro can only head to Flipkart as Xiaomi does not provide the option on its official website in an effort to prevent reselling.
Both Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro can only with be purchased with the prepaid payment option. The Chinese technology giant hasn't revealed the launch schedule of the new firmware for its new device but it may happen soon as it has reportedly started working on it.
The highlight of the redmi note 5 is the addition of a large display with latest aspect ratio available on the industry. the advantage is that you can visualize stunning visuals and videos when compared to standard 5.5-inch display models.
Five months after its launch, Xiaomi India Managing Director Manu Kumar Jain stated that the MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM has been released for all supported Xiaomi India devices, including almost four-year-old phones such as the Redmi 1s and the Xiaomi Mi 3. Early April: Redmi Note 5A Prime/Redmi Y1, Redmi Note 5A/Redmi Y1 Lite, Redmi 5A, Redmi 5 Plus, Redmi Note 5, Redmi 5, Mi Max 2, Mi 5, Redmi 4X, Mi 6 and Mi MIX 23.