The Redmi Note 5 Pro's dual-camera bump looks very familiar

Redmi Note 5 Pro

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 with FullView Display launched in India, price starts at Rs. 9999

Besides, the company has launched next generation of its Note smartphones - Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro - in India.

The biggest change in the new Redmi Note 5 compared to its predecessor is the bezel-less design, 18:9 aspect ratio, and larger 5.99-inch display. Under the hood, the Mi TV 4 is equipped with an Amlogic 64-bit quad-core processor, Mali T-830 graphics, 2GB RAM, 8GB internal storage.

As for the cameras, the Redmi Note 5 Pro will sport a dual camera setup at the rear and it will be a combination of 12MP + 5MP sensors with f/2.2 and f/2.0 aperture respectively. Xiaomi has offered dual pyrolytic graphite sheets with Redmi Note 5 for reduced temperature by nearly 2 degrees.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 comes with the Corner gorilla glass and Snapdragon 625 processor, which will give great power efficiency and great thermal performance.

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The Chinese smartphone heavyweights will kick-start the LIVE streaming of the launch of Redmi Note 5 at 12 PM today on social media app Facebook. The Redmi Note 5 Pro will be available in Black, Champagne Gold, Rose Gold or Blue with the choice between 4GB (INR13,999/$218/€176) or 6GB RAM (INR16,999/$265/€214), both come with 64GB storage. The other one will be powered by the Snapdragon 636 chipset, have 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. It will be exclusively available through Flipkart.

The Redmi Note 5 Pro is the more powerful of the two devices.

Xiaomi RedMi Note 5 runs on Android 7 Nougat with MIUI 9. But turn it upside down and you'll notice a typical Xiaomi design with the rear camera sensor, flash module, and fingerprint sensor perpendicular to the phone's plastic top and bottom caps. Rs. 15,400) and its enhanced version Redmi Note 5 Pro might be priced higher. It sports a 12-megapixel primary sensor at the back accompanied by a 5-megapixel secondary sensor. The phone would also feature an 8 Megapixel of front facing camera as selfie snapper camera. The display on the device is a beautifully designed 5.99-inch FullHD+ display with a resolution of 2160×1080. The battery on board is expected to be 4000 mAh and it will likely be powered by the latest Android Oreo with MIUI 9 on top. Both front and rear cameras offer Portrait mode Bokeh effects. It has hybrid slot which can act as dual sim slot or expandable slot.

Connectivity options on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, 3.5mm headphone jack, and Micro-USB.

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