22 February 2018
Update: February 13th, 2018
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro expected to announce in India tomorrow. A few hours ago we shared details regarding the specs sheet of both the devices which surely gives Xiaomi fans a pretty good idea about what to expect from the upcoming mid-rangers in terms of design. Now we have new info regarding the camera setup of the premium variant Redmi Note 5 Pro.
The Redmi Note 5 Pro first hands-on live image pops up online which showcase the device rear camera setup. From what we know so far the Redmi Note 5 Pro will be featuring dual rear cameras 12MP with f/2.2 aperture whereas the secondary sensor will be 5MP with f/2.0 aperture. Both the sensors will bring bokeh-effect images. The best thing is both the cameras are placed vertically on the top left corner in a similar way like iPhone X. The dual cameras are separated by a LED flashlight.
Original Post (Feb 13, 2018)
Xiaomi is said to be announcing Redmi Note 5 (maybe a rebranded version of Redmi 5 Plus) and Redmi Note 5 Pro in India tomorrow. The two phones have been in rumors for a long time now and much has already surfaced about them. But, now a leak is filling the gaps if some were made due to scarcity. A new leak is revealing all the details of the Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro.
The leaked images seem to be the official listings of the two devices that we may see on the company’s website soon.
According to the leak, the Redmi Note 5 features a 6-inch display and is powered by Snapdragon 625 processor, though these details have already been speculated for enough times. The leaked image also confirms that the Redmi Note 5 is indeed a rebranded version of Redmi 5 Plus. So, specifications of the Redmi Note are exactly similar to the Redmi 5 Plus that was launched in China back in December.
Talking about the Redmi Note 5 Pro, the device is powered by Snapdragon 636 processor. There’s a dual camera on the back, placed just like the arrangement we see on iPhone X. There’s a 20MP selfie snapper as well. It’s powered by octa-core processor clocked up to 1.8GHz and coupled with 50 GPU. It has the same display panel as the Redmi Note 5 and includes a 5.99-inch screen with full HD+ resolution under a 2.5D glass and software buttons.
The dual camera setup on Redmi Note 5 Pro is 12MP+5MP. The first sensor has f/2.2 aperture and 1.25 μm pixel size. The second one will deliver “focused foreground and creamy blurred backgrounds” with the f/2.0 lens and 1.12 μm pixel size. There’s a 20MP front camera with a Sony IMX376 sensor and LED light. There’s a fingerprint scanner positioned on the back, while the power button and volume rocker sit on the right side. There’s a whopping 4,000mAH battery to give power to such strong configurations.
Going by the leaked image, the Redmi Note 5 Pro will arrive with MIUI 9, based on Android Nougat. It will be available in Blue, Rose Gold, Champagne Gold and Black colors and there will be three memory and price combinations - 3 GB + 32 GB, 4 GB + 64 GB and 6 GB + 64 GB.
Xiaomi will launch new products tomorrow, February 14th in India. So, be right back to know more about these new phones.
- The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro isn't still available online. To be notified when it becomse available click here.
- The Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus is available at Amazon for $ 165.