Literally a few hours ago in China there was a presentation of Xiaomi. It was presented by Redmi Note 5.
What is known
The smartphone received a 5.99-inch display with a resolution of Full HD + and an aspect ratio of 18: 9. The 8-core processor Snapdragon 636, built on a 14-nm process technology, is responsible for the device's performance. The novelty will be sold in several configurations: with 3/4/6 GB of RAM and 32/64 GB of ROM. Redmi Note 5 equipped with a battery for 4000 mAh with support for fast charging.
The most time on the presentation was given to the cameras of the smartphone. In the device installed a dual module with AI functions. The first module is 12 Mp with the aperture f / 1.9, and the second at 5 Mp. It is needed to determine the depth of field of a picture. The camera has a dual autofocus, HDR, electronic stabilization and can make panoramic and portrait shots.
Front module in a smartphone at 13 megapixels. The camera received a "portrait" mode and HDR to improve the quality of photos in poor lighting. Also there is a function of Face Unlock.
Price and when to wait
For the younger configuration of 3/32 GB ask 1099 yuan (~ $ 173), and for the top 6/64 GB - 1699 yuan (~ $ 268). The start of sales is scheduled for March 20.
Differences from Redmi Note 5 Pro
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is, in fact, the same Redmi Note 5 Pro , which was recently introduced for the Indian market, but with some changes. The first is insignificant and it concerns memory. The novelty has three configurations: 3/32 GB, 4/64 GB and 6/64 GB. And Redmi Note 5 Pro received two: 4/64 GB and 6/64 GB.
The second difference in the cells. Both smartphones got a dual main camera at 12 Mp + 5 Mp, but in the Chinese version the main module with an aperture of f / 1.9, and in the Indian one - f / 2.2. In addition, front cameras also differ: in Redmi Note 5 it is 13 Mp with "portrait" mode based on AI, and in Redmi Note 5 Pro at 20 Mp - with a wide viewing angle.