Xiaomi , the name now which don’t need any introduction, It is the world’s 4th largest smartphone maker has unveiled their another mid-range smartphone named “XIAOMI REDMI PRO 32GB 4G PHABLET”.
The XIAOMI REDMI PRO is the first ever DUAL CAMERA phone from this Xiaomi.It has a 5.5 inch capacitive IPS display with a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 (FHD) .The pixel density of the phone is 342ppi. Display looks bright with decent saturation and colours look bright as it is 100% NTSC Color gamut with 60000:1 super high contrast ratio.
XIAOMI REDMI PRO packs some good specs . First to mention is its Brushed ALUMINIUM BODY with 2.5D curved glass with ceramic finger print sensor on front, makes it look like a premium flagship phone. It is powered by a MEDIATEK HELIO X20 processor clocked @ 1.39 Ghz coupled with Mali T880 for graphics. It has 3GB of RAM and comes with 32GB of storage which is expandable upto 128GB. And it has Accelerometer,Ambient Light Sensor,Gravity Sensor,Hall Sensor, Proximity Sensor Which makes it a beast in middle range priced devices.
- CPU: Helio X20
Cores: 1.39GHz,Deca Core
GPU: Mali T880
RAM: 3GB RAM
External Memory: TF card up to 128GB (not included).
Talking about the camera now,this is the most interesting part of this device XIAOMI REDMI PRO is equipped with dual rear cameras with 13MP (SONY Sensor) and 5MP (samsung camera) while 13MP is used for capture still images and 5MP camera is mostly useful for bokeh effect which gives you DSLR like blur effect in the background ,highlighting the foreground object and also giving good Dynamic depth of field ,. There is also a 3.7MP (SW 5.0MP) front facing camera for selfies. The camera quality is pretty good and there was no over saturation whatsoever ,and the Bokeh effect is quite impressive.
- 13/5 MP Rear camera
- 5MP front camera
- Bokeh Mode
Xiaomi also managed to put USB-C type, DUAL SPEAKERS in this phone at the bottom which is amazing because the sound quality is pretty amazing.
The Xiaomi Redmi Pro is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Micro-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, Infrared, USB OTG, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India).
- Wireless Connectivity: 2.4GHz/5GHz WiFi,3G,4G,A-GPS,Bluetooth,GPS,GSM
WIFI: 802.11a/b/g/n/ac wireless internet
Network type: FDD-LTE+WCDMA+GSM
2G: GSM 900/1800/1900MHz
3G: WCDMA 850/900/1900/2100MHz
4G: FDD-LTE 850/900/1800/2100/2600MHz
It comes with a ANDROID 6.0 Operating system and all these features come in a device which weighs 0.174 kg ..
Xiaomi basically launched this smartphone to counter it’s competition ONE PLUS which is at present has ONE PLUS 3 in the race and their middle range smartphones.
It is priced around in between $250-300(Roughly around Rs.20,000/-). It is not yet launched in India but you can easily buy it from GearBest. It is a very trusted e-commerece website and I can recommend it for sure.