Xiaomi Note 5 Pro, which is quite a popular flagship device from Xiaomi, has finally initiated its open sale in India. With this, the six months Redmi Note 5 Pro flash sales come to an end, thus bringing in much relief to fans who had to struggle to pick a unit every week. The smartphone comes in two variants, listing 4GB RAM and 6GB RAM, and would be available online via Flipkart and Xiaomi’s official site Mi.com. The Redmi Note 5 Pro comes in Black, Blue, Gold, and Rose Gold color options, while the 4GB RAM model is available on Flipkart in all four hues, the 6GB RAM option is up for grabs in only Blue color at the moment. Precisely, the Redmi Note 5, has been on open sale for a few months now.
Redmi Note 5 Pro: Price in India and specifications
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro price in India is fixed at ₹14,999 for the base variant, while the high-end version costs for ₹16,999. To recall, the base variant was introduced in the country at ₹13,999, but the price was raised by ₹1,000 after Budget 2018. The Redmi Note 5 Pro launch offers to include ₹2,200 cashback with up to 4.5TB additional data on Jio, as well as a 3-month subscription to Hungama Music. In addition, Flipkart customers would also receive a 5 percent discount on purchases made using Axis Bank Buzz credit cards.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Redmi Note 5 Pro runs on Android Nougat-based MIUI 9 that boasts of a 5.99-inch full-HD (1080×2160 pixels) display with an 18:9 aspect ratio, 450-nit brightness, and 83 percent NTSC color gamut. Under the hood, there is also an octa-core Snapdragon 636 SoC, paired with up to 6GB of RAM. The smartphone also states of a dual rear camera setup that has a 12-megapixel primary sensor along with a f/2.2 aperture and a 5-megapixel front camera sensor with a f/2.0 aperture. Talking of the front space, the smartphone has a 20-megapixel camera sensor along with an LED flash.
Xiaomi has provided 64GB of built-in storage, which is again expandable via microSD card i.e. up to 128GB. Talking of connectivity front, the Redmi Note 5 Pro has 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, 3.5mm headphone jack, and Micro-USB. Besides, the phone is supported by a 4000mAh battery that supports 5V/2A fast charging and measuring around 158.6×75.4×8.05mm.