Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 launched with 5.99inch FullHD+ display at Rs 9,999

 BusinessToday.in        Last Updated: February 14, 2018  | 12:30 IST
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 to launch today at 12pm; here's how you can live stream the event

Xiaomi will be launching the Redmi Note 5 today at an event in New Delhi. Users can stream the launch event live on the company's official website at 12pm today. The company will stream the event live from their Facebook and YouTube account as well.

Xiaomi India Managing Director Manu Kumar Jain takes the stage:

Manu: Biggest ever launch event streamed live

Manu: Xiaomi has become the 4th largest smartphone brand in the world

Manu: Xiaomi continues to be the number 1 brand in India

Manu: Xiaomi has become second biggest offline brand in India


Manu:We're about to launch a phone that we think will beat Redmi Note 4

Redmi Note 5 launched with a 5.99 inch FullHD+ display.

Jai Mani, Lead Product Manager, Mi India takes the stage:

The phone comes in Black, Gold, Rose Gold and Lake Blue

The rear camera will come with large 1.25micron pixels

Mani: The photos will look brighter and crisper especially in low-light

The low-light performance is signigicantly better in low-light performance

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 comes with Gorilla Glass protection

Mani: We have upgraded three key areas: Design, camera and quality

The phone comes with Snapdragon 625

The 3GB, 32GB variant is priced at Rs 9,999

The 4GB, 64GB variant of Redmi Note 5 will come at Rs 11,999

Xiaomi launched the Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus in China with specifications which are similar to what is expected from the Redmi Note 5. The company may launch the Redmi 5 Plus as Redmi Note 5 in India.


Taking hints from the teaser, it looks like Xiaomi will be launching the Mi TV 4 in India. At its thinnest point, the TV measures a mere 4.9mm.
Redmi Note 5 is expected to come with a bezel-less display and dual camera lens. On the screen front, it might feature a 5.99 inch screen with a Full HD+ resolution and an aspect ratio of 18:9.

The device is expected to feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 and might come with different storage variants. There is a possibility that apart from the two variants, Xiaomi might launch a more powerful model as well.

On the camera front, the rumours suggest a dual camera setup with a pair of 16Megapixel sensors. A 4000mAH battery might power the device.
The Mi TV 4 comes with extremely slim bezels and is expected to launch in three sizes: 49 inch, 55 inch and 65 inch. The TV comes with a frameless display which the company claims, will increase the visual experience of the viewer.

In the TV available in other markets, Mi TV 4 comes with a special AI feature that identifies the taste of the viewer over time. Xiaomi claims the TV to be built on a modular platform with separate components that can be upgraded over time.



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