Xiaomi today unveiled the Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro in India. Up until last year, there was no ‘Pro’ variant in the Redmi Note series but Xiaomi has changed things around this year to cater to different needs of customers. So, what are the differences between the Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro?
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Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro Unveiled: 5.99-inch Display, 4000mAh Battery, Improved Rear Camera
Xiaomi today unveiled the Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro in India. Unlike previous years, this was a global launch from Xiaomi meaning the handsets are being first unveiled in India before anywhere else. The Redmi Note 3 and Redmi Note 4 helped Xiaomi build and cement its position in the budget mid-range smartphone segment in India.
Samsung might not be copying the iPhone X’s notch display design for the iPhone X, but it is copying another feature from the handset: Animoji. A new leak points to the Galaxy S9 coming with “3D Emoji” which is the company’s own take on Animoji. Similar to Apple’s implementation, one could create various animated characters based on their facial expression.
If numbers from IDC analyst Francisco Jeronimo are anything to go by, Google managed to ship 3.9 million Pixel smartphones in 2017 — double of what they did in 2016. While impressive, one must remember that the original Pixel and Pixel XL went on sale only in late 2016 so they did very well in just 3-4 months despite a limited marketing push from Google.