The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is the successor of the Redmi Note 4. It is powered by the same Snapdragon 625 processor and comes in 3GB RAM and 4GB RAM variants.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 sports a big 5.99-inch display in the 18:9 format. It has 2.5D glass on top, along with Corning Gorilla Glass for protection.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 has a metal body with plastic caps at the top and the bottom. The body also houses a 4000mAh non-removable battery.
The 12-megapixel camera is positioned above the dual LED flash and the fingerprint scanner on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5.
The camera module on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 protrudes slightly causing it to rock when placed on a flat surface.
The charger bundled with the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is rated at 10W, but does not support quick charging.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 runs on Android Nougat with a layer of MIUI9 on top.
The 5-megapixel selfie camera on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 has a diffused selfie flash.
The Hybrid SIM slot on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 can house two Nano SIM slots or one Nano SIM and a microSD card slot.It also has support for 4G and VoLTE.