February 14, Xiaomi has updated line of devices Note, presenting two versions — the usual Redmi Note and Redmi Note 5 5 Pro. Both the device got a display with an aspect ratio of 18:9, which became popular in 2017.
The new Note has competitors in the face of Meizu M6s and Huawei Honor 7X. Compare hardware and software.
|Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro
||Huawei Honor 7X|
|Dimensions||Of 158.6×75,4×8.1 mm, 181 g||152×72,5×8 mm, 160 g||156,5×75,3×7.6 mm, 172 g|
|Display||5,99″, 2160×1080 (403 ppi), 18:9, IPS LCD||A 5.7″, 1440×720 (282 ppi), 18:9, IPS LCD||Of 5.93″, 2160×1080 (403 ppi), 18:9, IPS LCD|
|Processor||8-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636, 1.8 GHz||6-core Samsung Exynos 7872, 2 GHz||8-core HiSilicon Kirin 659, a 2.36 GHz|
|Memory||4/6 GB OF RAM, 64 GB ROM||3 GB RAM, 32/64 GB ROM||3/4 GB OF RAM, 32/64 GB ROM|
|Camera||Double main 12 + 5 MP, f/2.2; front-facing 20 MP, f/2.0||Primary 16 MP, f/2.0; front 8 MP||Dual 16 main + 2 MP; front 8 MP|
|Battery||4000 mAh, fast charging 5V/2A||3000 mAh, rapid charge 18W||3340 mAh|
|OS||7.1.2 Nougat Android, MIUI 9||Android 7.0 Nougat, Flyme UI 6.2||Android 7.0 Nougat, EMUI 5.1|
|Link||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 4G||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 4G||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, 4G|
|More||Hybrid slot under the SIM card||Hybrid slot under the SIM card||Hybrid slot under the SIM card|
All the devices lack NFC for contactless payment, which is extremely frustrating. From Meizu M6s compared to competitors, low resolution screen (HD+ vs HD+), one main camera and a small battery. But there is a quick charge, than can not boast of Honor 7X.
New Xiaomi wins on screen size, front camera resolution, RAM and battery. The maximum frequency of the processor are the lowest and the main camera of 12 MP, while the competitors 16 MP.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro will be available in the second half of February and so far only in India. Meizu M6s waiting in Russia by the end of February. Huawei Honor 7X is already possible to buy it for 17 990 rubles.