Xiaomi Redmi Note

price N/A launch Dec, 2014

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 8 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Good build quality
  • The phone has rounded corners, which sit well in the palm
  • Good, vibrant display
  • Easy-to-understand MIUI interface over Android
  • Very good speed/performance
  • Useful lite mode for people who might not be too tech-savvy
  • Good camera
  • Dual-SIM capability
  • Good call quality
  • Decent loudspeaker
  • Good battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Bulky
  • Glossy plastic back is a fingerprint magnet

8 expert review(s)


video review

source: @iGyaan
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.2
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5.5 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 267 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS
  • Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3)
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity
  • Ambient Light
  • Gyroscope
Processor/RAM
Processor1.7 GHz, Octa Core, Mediatek MT6592
GPUMali-450
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory8 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 32 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity3100 mAh
Battery Standby775 hrs
Other Battery Parameters
  • Internet use (on 3G network): 14 hrs
  • Internet use (on 2G network): 38 hrs
  • Music Playback Time: 60 hrs
Dimensions
Weight199 gm
Thickness9.45 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Zero Shutter Lag
  • Face Recognition
  • High Dynamic Range (HDR)
  • Real-time Filters
  • AF/2.2 aperture
  • ISO Mode
  • White Balance
  • Focus Area
  • Scene Mode
  • 28mm wide angle lens
Secondary Camera5.0 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • WiFi Direct
  • USB On-The-Go
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
4.29/5
(Very Good)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Ok
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys