Xiaomi Redmi Note 5: little change in design
Dual cameras and almost frameless phones are the two fashions that have marked the year 2017 into account when referring to the smartphone market. Most devices eventually adhere to one of these trends, and the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 has opted for that of reduce your frames, although not as much as you might expect. Its appearance is quite similar to last year’s version. In addition, the filtered render also shows that it will continue to have a minijack port for headphones and two speakers at the bottom of the terminal.
The starting price will be 178 euros, and will be released the next day December 10. The screen will be 5’7 inches, but your resolution will be 1440 × 720, without reaching Full HD. Your CPU will be a Snapdragon 625 or 626 eight-core. There are no details regarding the GPU, but RAM will be 4 GB and the internal storage will reach up to 64 GB. The rear camera it will be of 12 MP and the selfie camera from 5 MP. Your battery will have a capacity of 3,300 mAh and will come with Android 7.1 Nougat standard, in addition to, presumably, MIUI 9.
This is what the device will look like:
Comparison with the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
If we take a look at the specifications of last year’s terminal, we can find which characteristics seem to be more true in its new version. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 It had two versions of 2 or 3 GB of RAM, so the increase to 4 GB seems to be logical. The diagonal increase screen is 0.2 inches, which also seems logical. Stranger would be such a reduction in screen resolution, so we will have to wait until December 10 to see how true it is.
In addition to screen resolution, battery and the rear camera their capabilities also seem to be reduced. These three sections are the ones that most should be taken with tweezers and wait for the official announcement to find out what they offer.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 It seems to be positioned as a device that is content to slightly update what the Redmi Note 4 already offered last year. By less than 200 euros We are talking about a low-end terminal that can convince more than one, with just enough to offer good performance.