No doubt Xiaomi know how to handle Indian Smartphone market. They became game change with the launch of Redmi Note 3 and since then they have never looked back. All of the smartphone produced by Xiaomi remains out of stock most of the time. The reason behind is, people are getting more than offered by any other brand in same price segment. Recently, Redmi Note 5 Pro was launched by Xiaomi along with Redmi Note 5. Since then, it’s been a difficult task to book the phone in one chance. People are willing to pay even Rs.1000 or Rs.2000 extra to get this smartphone from third party sellers except Mi or Flipkart. Although, Redmi Note 5 Pro is best budget smartphone of 2018 so far, yet there are some things that you need to know about this beauty.
Let’s first have brief specification of the device.
CPU : Snapdragon 636 (Octa-core 1.8 GHz)
GPU : Adreno 509
RAM : 4/6 GB
ROM : 64 GB (Expandable Upto 128GB)
Camera: 12+5 MP (Rear)
: 20 MP (Front)
OS : Android 8.1 (Latest Update)
SIM : Dual (Nano+Micro), With Dual 4G Standby
Power : 4000 mAh (Fast Charging)
Display : 5.99 Inch (18:9 FHD), 1080×2160 pixels resolution with 403 ppi.
Glass : 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass
Colors : Blue, Gold, Rose Gold, Black
Other : Fingerprint sensor, face unlock, hybrid slot,
So, these were brief specification of the smartphone so that you can have idea what post is this about. You may check other features more specifically. You will come to know about the specification and features about the phone on internet. But, how will you know whether the phone is performing well or not in customer hands. We have prepared some of the FAQs about the device which will help you to make up your mind about the device.
Q. What type of body it has?
Ans. You will find metal body but you will find plastic panel on top and bottom.
Q. Does it have Type-C port?
Ans. No Redmi Note 5 Pro has micro USB port but it supports Quick Charge 2.0.
Q. What type of Navigation does this phone offers?
Ans. Instead of traditional backlit buttons, Redmi Note 5 Pro comes with On-Screen Navigation Panel.
Ans. It has massive battery and the performance is optimized with Snapdragon 636. You can play games for more than 7 hours continuously. In my case, I played Temple Run 2 for around 7 hours continuously when my battery was around 80%. If you don’t play games usually then you can watch full season of 13 Reasons Why Season-2 without worrying about your battery.
Q. What about using the phone in Dark and Sunlight?
Ans. With proper Sunlight Legibility, you won’t face any issue while using this phone under direct sunlight. Also, there’s, Blue Filter Mode which you can adjust according to your eye comfort. Not only this, you can choose from various mode including Night Mode, Reading Mode, Power Saving Mode and Full Screen Mode.
Q. How long will it take to charge the device?
Ans. With Quick Charge supported, your device will be fully charged within 90-100 minutes if you use fast charger provided by Mi. Normal chargers will take upto 140 minutes to fully charge the smartphone.
Q. What about camera performance?
Ans. The camera performance of Redmi Note 5 Pro is great. That’s why it’s been flagged as Camera Beast of India by the company. You can imagin how your selfie look like with 20MP camera along with Mi Pro Beauty Mode. Not only this, you can even record 4K videos with this smartphone.
Q. What is the Android version in Redmi Note 5 Pro?
Ans. It comes with Android V7.1.2 Nougat with MIUI 9. You can update your phone to MIUI 9.5 and you will get Android V8.1 Oreo.
Q. Any heating issue?
Ans. We haven’t face any heating issue so far. With heavy usage nominal heat is normal but that doesn’t make any issue like hanging or others.
Q. What about speaker quality?
Ans. At the bottom, you will found speaker mounted in Redmi Note 5 Pro. The sound quality of speaker is amazing and it’s better than previous Redmi phones so far.
Q. How much space we get on this phone?
Ans. You will get around 52 GB space after first boot in 64GB variant. You can extend space using SD Card or by using USB drive through OTG.
Q. Does Redmi Note 5 Pro Support VR?
Ans. Yes, Redmi Note 5 Pro Supports Virtual Reality Apps.
Q. Is it water proof?
Ans. No, Redmi Note 5 Pro isn’t water proof.
Those were few of most basic questions comes in users mind when they want to purchase any smartphone. If you have any questions apart from those, please feel free to contact us by commenting below and don’t forget to share this with your friends who are going to purchase new phone as this would definitely help them.