Xiaomi is going to launch Redmi Note 5 smartphone at the launch event tomorrow in India. Along with the Redmi Note 5, the company is also expected to launch the Redmi Note 5 Pro as well as the Mi TV 4.
Now, ahead of the official launch, specifications of both the phones — Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro have surfaced online. The leaked image also reveals the phone’s design. As expected, the devices will come with a full-screen display and 18:9 aspect ratio.
It seems that the Redmi Note 5 is the rebranded version of the Redmi 5 Plus. According to the leaked image, the phone will come with a 5.9-inch Full-HD+ display with 2160 x 1080 pixels screen resolution and 2.5D curved glass on top.
Under the hood, it is powered by Qualcomm‘s Snapdragon 625 processor, along with Adreno 506 graphics. The phone will be available in two variants based on the memory configuration — 3GB RAM with 32GB onboard storage and 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage.
For the photography, it packs 12-megapixel primary camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash and Beautify 3.0. There’s also a fingerprint sensor placed on the back for added protection. Connectivity options on the device include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, and GPS. It is powered by a 4,000mAh battery.
On the other hand, the Redmi Note 5 Pro will also feature a 5.9-inch Full HD+ display with 2160 x 1080 pixels resolution with 18:9 aspect ratio, 2.5D curved glass, 450 nits brightness, 83% NTSC color gamut and 1500:1 contrast ratio.
The phone is powered by 1.8GHz octa-core Snapdragon 636 14nm processor along with Adreno 509 GPU. It will be available in three models — 3GB RAM with 32GB storage, 4GB RAM with 64GB onboard storage and 6GB RAM with 64GB internal storage. There’s also a microSD card slot for expanding the storage capacity up to 128GB.
This one comes with a dual camera setup at the back. It packs a 12-megapixel primary camera sensor with dual-tone LED flash, 1.25μm pixel size, f/2.2 aperture and phase detection autofocus and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor with 1.12μm pixel size and f/2.0 aperture.
On the front, it features a 20-megapixel front-facing camera with Sony IMX376 sensor and LED flash. The phone comes with a fingerprint sensor at the back as well as the infrared sensor. In terms of connectivity options, it supports 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS + GLONASS. It is also powered by a 4,000mAh battery.
While we now know what the devices pack, the pricing and availability information is not yet known. However, it’s just a matter of few hours before we know everything about the phone as the launch event is scheduled for tomorrow.