Xiaomi Redmi Note with 5.5 inch HD display and octa core processor announced

While we were expecting the Xiaomi Redmi Note after it was officially confirmed by the company, Xiaomi has finally officially announced the device.


The Xiaomi Redmi Note has a 5.5 inch display based on OGS technology with resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The device is powered by the already famous octa core MediaTek processor clocked at 1.7 GHz along with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage. As expected the handset comes with dual SIM support with TD-SCDMA on one slot and GSM on second slot.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note has a massive 13 MP camera with a 28mm lens and f/2.2 aperture along with a LED flash. There is also a front facing 5 MP camera. The device runs on the Android v4.2.2 with a layer of the company’s MIUI v5. The handset is priced at 999 Yuan and is expected to release globally with a WCDMA variant.

Xiaomi Redmi Note specs:

  • 5.5 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.7 GHz octa core MediaTek MTK6592 processor
  • Mali 450 GPU
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 5 MP front facing camera
  • Google Android v4.2.2 Jelly Bean
  • 3200 mAh battery