Xiaomi releases new smartphone too often and too fast. Those people who are not monitor smartphone market can not figure out Xiaomi model range at all. There are several line-ups of devices, and they have two or three modifications on the thing. It is very difficult!
This was in previous years, but 2017 it seems that Xiaomi company has become stranger (according to their standards). They have not released so many smartphones: flagship Mi 6, affordable Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X, Xiaomi Mi Max 2 and Xiaomi Mi 5C. Agree, the list of new products is not so great.
What about best selling series of smartphones – Redmi Note? The budget line has not been updated for 10 months already. For a long time, insiders and leaks were silent: we have not heard anything about Xiaomi Redmi Note 5.
But today we receive some details about upcoming Xiaomi Redmi Note 5. Therefore, we are ready to offer you review of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5. The release of smartphone is scheduled for August 2017.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Specifications:
- Screen: 5.5″, IPS matrix, resolution 1080×1920, 401 PPi, 2.5D glass, Gorilla Glass 5
- Processor: 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
- Graphic accelerator: Adreno 512, frequency 710 MHz
- RAM: 3/4 GB
- ROM: 32/64 GB
- Antutu: 100 000 scores.
- Number of chips: 2
- Fingerprint reader: yes
- Cameras: main camera – 16 MP matrix, aperture f/1.0, front – 8 MP sensor, aperture f/2.0
- Body material: metal + plastic + glass
- Colors: gray, black
- Battery: 4 100 mAh, fast charging
- OS: MIUI 9 based on Android 7.1.1
- Price: $200
Xiaomi is a very predictable company. Specifications of its devices are guessed once or twice. So the features of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5, which leaked into the network, could not surprise anyone.
Due to the fact that Xiaomi has sufficiently raised the performance bar for low-end devices, it can not improve the performance of its new devices too – it’s not profitable for anyone.
Unfortunately, official photos of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 do not exist so far, so we can not afford the design of new smartphone. However with a probability of 90% it can be said that it will not be much different from Xiaomi Redmi Note 4.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5: Performance
But as for the features, the fans are waiting for some changes. For speed and smooth work of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 will be responsible new processor from Qualcomm Snapdragon 660. It is an octa-core middle-class chipset. It is based on Samsung FinFet LPP 14-Nm process technology. The maximum frequency is 2.2 GHz. According to leaks, Adreno 512 GPU will be used in Xiaomi Redmi Note 5.
Users may have to purchase two versions of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5: 3GB/32GB or 4GB/64GB. In theory, new smartphone should have about 100 000 scores on Antutu.
The display of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 does not surprise anyone. It will be standard 5.5-inch, IPS matrix, resolution 1080×1920, 401 PPi, 2.5D glass, Gorilla Glass 5.
The cameras are not particularly upgraded: the main – 16 MP, the front – 8 MP.
As for battery life, Xiaomi Redmi Note phones have always been famous for excellent results, so Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is expected to have a battery more that 4000 mAh.
New Xiaomi smartphone will run on the latest version of Android with updated MIUI 9.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5: Price and release date
It is expected that the price Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 will be about $200. As we have already said, the release date of new smartphone is about August 2017.