This afternoon, Xiaomi released Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 will the official debut of Snapdragon 636 in China. Moreover, the flagship is known as thousand yuan camera expert, Dual camera flagship, AI smart beauty, and AI face recognition.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 – The Specification
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 follows the latest full-screen layout. It integrates a 5.99 inches FHD + full screen with 18:9 aspect ratio. The heart of the flagship is Snapdragon 636 octa core-core processor (14nm process). The SoC is accompanied by 3/4/6GB LPDDR4X optional memory and 32/64GB optional ROM. Furthermore, performance wise the SoC can score an impressive score of:
AnTuTu Score: 115247 points
The battery is one of the selling points of the flagship. The built-in 4000mAh capacity battery supports the fast charge and can survive up to 3 days on a single charge. Redmi Note 5 supports dual SIM dual standby (dual 4G) and runs on Andriod 8.0 (MIUI9) supporting MIUI 9 full-screen gestures.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Highlight ‘The Best Portrait Camera’
The camera is the greatest highlight of the flagship. Both the rear and the front cameras are worth praising. Getting in details, the rear camera is a combination of 5 megapixels (depth of field lens) + 12 megapixels (support Dual PD dual-focus, 1.4μm pixels, f / 1.9 aperture) AI dual-lens. For the first time, the camera incorporates the AI portrait mode, along with the algorithm-based single-photo background blurring technique. Meanwhile, the front is the 13 MP camera, supporting AI portrait mode.
In addition, Redmi Note 5 camera supports pre-HDR, supports intelligent recognition of the backlight scene. On the front, we have the soft light (dark light self-timer automatically starts) and in the backlight or dark light environment, it can shoot a high-quality selfie.
At the same time, Redmi Note 5 also supports AI smart beauty (both at the front and rear portrait modes). It can intelligently adjust the skin tone, and different regions have different beautification strategies.
Price & Availability
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 comes in three variants:
- Standard Version (3GB + 32GB) for 1099 Yuan ($174)
- Higher Version (4GB + 64GB) for 1399 Yuan ($221)
- Exclusive Version (6GB + 64GB) for 1699 Yuan ($268)
It is reported that the phone will start to sell on March 20 at 10:00 am. The sale will be on Xiaomi Mall, Xiaomizhijia, Youpin, Xiaomi Direct Supply, Jingdong, Tmall official flagship store, Suning Tesco, and Vipiao, Dixon, Music Brookstone, Gome and 168 national core retail customers.
For the international buyer, here’s the link to buy Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 from Gearbest.