The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro have been officially launched. The event was held in India, which is where these phones will be available. The Note 5 will start at INR9,999 ($155) and the Note 5 Pro will start at INR13,999 ($218).
Both phones have the same 5.9-inch display with 18:9 aspect ratio and 2160×1080 resolution. The Note 5 Pro has a more powerful Snapdragon 636 processor, while the Note 5 has the Snapdragon 625. The Note 5 Pro also has dual 12/5MP cameras on the rear and a big 20MP camera up front. That front camera will be used for Face Unlock, which is a first on a Xiaomi phone.
More specs for the Note 5 include a 12MP rear camera and 5MP front camera. Both devices feature a 4,000 mAh battery and Android 7.0 Nougat. The Note 5 Pro is available in two sizes: 4 or 6 GB of RAM with 64 GB of storage. The Note 5 is available in 3 or 4 GB of RAM with 32 or 64 GB of storage.