Xiaomi continues proving a good product can cost less. This manufacturer launches affordable devices one after another. But what’s amazing all of them can be considered as absolute leaders in every niche they are launched for. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is the best example of the abovementioned statement. This is a thousand-yuan machine coming with AI camera. As Lei Jun said, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is a water bucket machine, which simply means it’s a well-balanced device with no obvious shortcomings. Thus the manufacturer didn’t cut anything from its features to make it affordable. Vice versa, the Redmi Note 5 sports too many selling points. Actually, there are three variants in 4 color options. In total, you can choose from 12 models. As for now, we are offering you to take a look at the 3+32GB model, which is sold for $152.99 after using the coupon (code: GB$MP12thN5). There is also a deal for the 4+64GB variant to get for $179.99 after applying the coupon (code: GB$MPN).
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The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 comes with tons of attractive features. Say, it uses the trendiest full-screen design at 5.99 inches and Full HD+ resolution. This screen also supports iPhone X-like gestures: Swipe from the middle bottom to go Home from anywhere; Swipe and hold from the middle to open multi-tasking tray; To go back swipe from the left edge.
Apart from this, the Redmi Note 5 is the first Snapdragon 636-powered smartphone to launch in China. It uses an octa-core architecture and is based on a 14nm process node. Thanks to them, the SND636 scores over 117K at AnTuTu. Thus the performance is stable, smooth, and fast. The SoC is also paired with a 3/4/6GB LPDDR4X RAM and a 32/64GB of native storage. The battery is 4000mAh. Of course, it comes with MIUI9 based on Android 8.1 out of the box.
Well, all these features are quite impressive. But as we said, the selling point of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is the enhanced camera. Actually, the phone’s camera sensors are the same as the Indian variant in face of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro. But thanks to the improved software they provide way better shooting performance. Say, the back camera with a 5+12MP sensors combination Dual PD dual-core speed focus for fast autofocus, EIS, HDR, Burst Mode, Panorama, 720p slow-mo video recording, algorithm-based single-photo background blurring technique, intelligent recognition of the backlight scene, and many more. At the same time, the 13MP front camera supports AI smart beauty, AI face recognition, and so on. By the way, the Indian variant comes with a 20MP front shooter.
As you can see, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is an astonishing device with myriads of key features. Plus, it’s priced as low that most likely it will be sold out like hot cakes.