The specifications offered by Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 for the Indonesian market are no joke. As the first smartphone in Indonesia that has a Snapdragon 636 processor, Redmi Note 5 is claimed to be able to rival other smartphones in its class. The support of artificial intelligence (AI) technology in this processor can improve camera capabilities, face scanning, and overall smartphone efficiency. In fact, Xiaomi claims Snapdragon 636 can improve Note 5 performance up to 40% better.
Especially in Indonesia alone, Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 comes in 3 color variants, namely: Black, Gold, and Lake Blue. For the specification variants, in Indonesia the Redmi Note 5 comes in 3GB / ROM 32GB and 4GB / 64GB RAM variants. Curious as to how great this smartphone? Let's look at the following Sultan's review:
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 specifications
|OS||Android 7.1.2 (Nougat)|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 636|
|Speed||Octa-Core 1.8 GHz|
|The GPU||Adreno 509|
|RAM||3GB / 4GB LPDDR4X|
|Internal Memory||32GB / 64GB eMMC|
|External Memory||MicroSD up to 128 GB|
|Front||13 MP 1.12μm, f / 2.0 aperture|
|Back||12 MP 1.4μm, f / 1.9 aperture + 5 MP 1.25μm, f / 2.0 aperture|
|The video||1080p / 30 fps, 720p / 30 fps|
|Feature||PDAF, Beautify 4.0, HDR, Panorama, Face Recognition|
|Type||IPS LCD, 16 million colors|
|Large||5.99 inches (15.2 cm), 18: 9, NTSC 48%|
|Resolution||Full HD + 2160 x 1080 pixels, 403 ppi|
|Dimension||158.6 x 75.4 x 8.05 mm|
|Battery||4000 mAh Li-Ion Polymer|
|Color Options||Black, Gold, Lake Blue|
|SIM||Dual SIM, Hybrid SIM Tray|
|Network||GSM / WCDMA / LTE|
|WLAN||802.11 a / b / g / n / ac, Dual Band 2.4 / 5 GHz|
|GPS||A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|Port||3.5mm Audio Jack|
|Sensor||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 camera
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is equipped with two rear cameras with 12 MP + 5 MP resolution. The main camera is armed with 1.4µm pixels so that it can produce bright photos in low light conditions. Meanwhile, the 13 MP resolution front camera is accompanied by a 4500k Selfie Light which is capable of producing bright and natural selfies even if you are shooting in low light.
The Redmi Note 5 camera has embedded AI Beautify 4.0 technology that can recognize your face and choose the right effect to make your face look more beautiful. AI Beautify technology helps to naturally enhance your facial beauty. With just one click, you can get photos worthy of posting on social media.
Screen 18: 9 Redmi Note 5
Redmi Note 5 has a 5.99 inch wide screen. The screen aspect ratio has followed the development of the era that is 18: 9. A wider screen makes playing games and watching videos even more exciting. Then, on each side the screen is curved and protected directly by scratch resistant glass made by Corning Gorilla Glass 2.5D. In addition to making the screen clear, the screen is curved to make the smartphone more comfortable to the touch.
Redmi Note 5 performance: Snapdragon 636 + 3GB / 4GB RAM
As explained earlier, the Redmi Note 5 reinforced the latest Snapdragon 636 processor. This processor also makes the Redmi Note 5 the fastest Redmi series smartphone ever made. This processor made by Qualcomm Snapdragon already uses 14nm technology and also the Kryo architecture which can improve performance while saving overall power. Compared to its predecessor, the Redmi Note 5 with Snapdragon 636 is able to work up to 40% better.
Then so that the performance of the smartphone feels light, especially when running more than one application, pinned RAM of 3GB for the 32GB ROM variant and 4GB for the 64GB ROM variant. You can choose which Redmi Note 5 variant best suits your needs. If you want a faster speed please choose the 4GB / 64GB variant, but if you want a more affordable price you can choose the 3GB / 32GB variant.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 battery
Besides being more powerful, Redmi Note 5 is also supported by exceptional battery life. This cellphone is equipped with a 4000 mAh battery which has been optimized with system level MIUI so that it becomes more efficient. For standard use, Redmi Note 5 can last up to 17 hours. Meanwhile, the smartphone standby time can reach up to 20 days.
Redmi Note 5 Face Unlock Technology
Besides being able to unlock the screen with a fingerprint scanner on the back body, you can also try out the advanced Face Unlock technology. This feature allows you to unlock your screen just by looking at the screen. The high resolution front camera and AI technology support in the Redmi Note 5 help the device recognize and confirm your face and unlock the screen quickly.
Price of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 comes in two variants, for the 3GB + 32GB Redmi Note 5 variant is sold officially to the market at a price of Rp 3,499,000, while for the 4GB + 64GB variant is sold to the market at a price of Rp 3,699,000. The choice of colors provided is quite diverse, namely: Black, Gold, and Lake Blue. Sultan recommends this Android phone for you who like photography and super-sophisticated smartphone performance.