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Xiaomi ends Flash sale system; Redmi Note 5 Pro goes on open sale from ₹14,999

Redmi Note 5 Pro

Xiaomi has finally ended its highly criticised Flash sale system with Redmi Note 5 pro. Redmi Note 5 Pro is one of the most anticipated budget smartphones and was launched earlier in February 2018. Redmi Note 5 Pro open sales have started from today itself and the device is listed on Flipkart and

Many people have been criticising the Flash sale system in the past. The open sale means users will no longer have to register or log-in before the sale timing. They can now hit ‘Buy’ from either of the websites, without the problem of flash sales or stock running out. This will come as good news to many fans who were unable to purchase the phone earlier.

Redmi Note 5 Pro Specifications

Launch Date February 2018
Screen Size 5.99
Screen Type Touchscreen
Resolution 1080×2160 pixels
Processor 1.8GHz octa-core
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
Graphics Adreno 508
BATTERY 4000 mAh
OPERATING SYSTEM Android Nougat based MIUI 9
WIFI 802.11 b/g/n/ac
SIM SLOTS Dual sim supports 3G and 4G
SIM SIZE Nano-sim + Nano-sim

Redmi Note 5 Pro Features

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 pro sports a 5.99-inch FHD+ LCD IPS display, with a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. A 1.8GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 powers the phone. It has 4 GB/6 GB of RAM along with 64 GB of internal storage. Furthermore, storage expands up to 128GB via a microSD card. For gaming performance, it packs a decent Adreno 508 graphics card within the phone. It runs MiUi 9 based on Android Nougat.

For photography, Note 5 Pro has a dual camera setup at the back placed vertically. The setup comprises of a 12 MP primary camera with a f/2.2 aperture along with a 5 MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture. The front side sports a magnificent 20 MP camera equipped with Sony IMX376 sensor, LED selfie light and Beautify 4.0.

The Redmi Note 5 pro is backed by a 4000mAh battery. In connectivity options, the dual sim phone includes Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Also, the sensors on the phone are Compass/ Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.

Redmi Note 5 Pro Price in India

Redmi Note 5 Pro comes in two variants: 4GB RAM+64GB costs ₹14,999, while there’s a 6GB RAM+64GB storage, costs ₹16,999. Both have colour options in- Black, Blue, Gold and Rose Gold. They are available on Flipkart and

Redmi Note 5 Pro Offers

  • Flipkart is also offering up to ₹14,000 off on exchange for another phone.
  • Jio data offer on the phone- ₹2,200 instant cash back and up to 4.5TB of extra data. Users need to use the promo code ‘JioRedmiNote5’ to claim this offer.

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Manan Dharamshi

Bachelors in Journalism, Psychology and English from Christ University. Interested in covering Sports, Technology, Automobiles and Entertainment.

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