Redmi Note 5 And Note 5 Pro Best Budget Smartphones Of 2018

Xiaomi has captured the imagination of the Smart Indian Consumer in a short span of a few years. While the Mi and the Redmi lines of Smartphones continue to sell like the proverbial hot cakes, the Mi Smart TV 4 has received a tremendous response during the two online flash sales and is expected to sell well during the third online sale as well, which by the way is scheduled for today at 12 Noon.

In this post we take a brief look at Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro. These latest Smartphone offerings by the Chinese Electronics Giant are all set to rule the Budget Smartphone Niche in 2018. Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro sold over three lakh units, in less than three minutes when these two Smartphones were launched online a couple of weeks ago. Thus, Xiaomi created the record for The Biggest Ever Sale In The History Of India!

1. Redmi Note 5 : Touted as a new era of full screen display the Note 5 is without doubt the best buy in the under Rupees 10,000 segment. It features a 5.99 inch screen with an 18:9 aspect ratio and a 2.5 D front glass panel with gentle rounded edges. The 4000 mAh battery offers a two day life with 17 days standby time. This budget Smartphone is powered by a Snapdragon 625 processor which ensures a smooth gaming experience.

2. Redmi Note 5 Pro : The elder brother is being marketed as India’s Camera Beast. Priced at Rupees 13,999 it costs Rupees 4,000 more than the Note 5. It has been specifically designed for India and features a 20 MP front camera and dual 12 MP + 5 MP rear cameras. The processor is Snapdragon 636. The screen size and battery capacity are same as Redmi Note 5.

Learned Readers, I’ll present more detailed posts about these 2 Best Buys in the future. For the time being I’d like to inform you that beginning today, that is 6th of March 2018, the Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro are available for offline/in-store purchase. Though not officially confirmed, there are reports that in case you purchase them offline they’ll cost you Rupees 500 extra. So the Redmi Note 5 base model will cost Rupees 10,499 and Redmi Note 5 Pro 14,499.

In an another interesting development Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Lake Blue and Rose Gold Variants have been listed for sale online. And to finish things off, there is a news story on the Internet claiming that during tomorrow’s Online Sale all colour options – Lake Blue, Black, Gold, Rose Gold will be available, for Note 5 as well as Note 5 Pro. Redmi Note 5 Pro’s 6GB RAM variant is available as well on Flipkart.