The Redmi Note 5 is one of the premium smartphones of the very popular brand Xiaomi. It is equipped with a wide range of strong features. The configuration is powerful to ensure a lag-free performance to handle multiple applications. Even the cameras are excellent and assist in capture excellent images. Moreover, a massive storage and the quick-charging feature makes the device one of the delightful options in this price range.
The Redmi Note 5’s body is made of a metal frame and metal back, with small plastic portions covering its top and bottom, act as antennae. The build quality is excellent and all the buttons offer good feedback when pressed. The position of the fingerprint reader is spot on. A few issues that I noticed while reviewing the Redmi Note 5 is its extremely slippery body and a 3.5mm headphone port that’s placed at the top. I personally prefer headphone ports at the bottom of the phone since the wire doesn’t get in the way while using the screen. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro comes with a metal case body and has a thin-bezel design. It is available in Black, Gold, Rose Gold, Lake Blue color options in the market. Just below the rear camera module, a fingerprint scanner is added for your convenience. The device sports a 5.99-inch IPS LCD full HD display which exhibits an excellent pixel density of 403 PPI.
Moving to the configuration, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is equipped with a Kryo 260 octa-core processor having a clock speed of 1.8GHz. The processor is placed on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC and it is coupled with a 3GB RAM. The combination is further assisted by an Adreno 509 GPU. Hence, the smartphone is perfect for gaming and heavy multitasking. It runs on Android v7.1.2 (Nougat) operating system and is skinned with the MIUI. In terms of storage, a 32GB inbuilt storage is present and you can increase it up to 128GB by using a memory card.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 s armed with a dual-primary camera setup which can capture images of 4,000 x 3,000 pixels. Moreover, the primary cameras can record quality videos. In terms of front camera, a 20MP lens with an Exmor RS sensor can click mesmerizing selfies. It can also record full HD videos at 30 fps speed. Along with the front camera, an LED flash makes sure that you can make video calls at night. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro has a 4,000mAh Li-Polymer battery which supports quick charging. It keeps the show running for long hours and can be charged at a lightning fast speed. As far as the connectivity is concerned, the device offers a wide range of options such as – mobile hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS, micro USB, Wi-Fi 802.11 and 4G with VoLTE.
Meet the Redmi Note 5 – the elegantly designed smartphone that comes with a powerful Snapdragon 636 processor, which outperforms its predecessor by up to 40%. From capturing enchanting pictures with the dual rear-camera setup and an amazing 20 MP front camera to watching videos and playing games on the FHD+ display, this smartphone ensures you never have a dull moment again. The Redmi Note 5 is priced at $239.99 at BangGood