After a long wait Xiaomi finally wraps off its Redmi Note Prime. Redmi Note Prime is the second smartphone to be ‘Made in India’, after Redmi 2 Prime. The smartphone is packed with dual SIM 4G capabilities, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 410 processor and a 5.5-inch HD display. It is almost the same as last year’s Redmi Note 4G but comes with 16GB of internal storage.
The smartphone is priced at Rs 8,499 and will be exclusively available via Amazon India and Mi.com. It will go on sale starting December 15 from 10:00 AM onwards.
It offers a 5.5-inch HD (1280×720 pixels) display with pixel density of 267ppi. The Redmi Note Prime is powered by Qualcomm’s 64-bit Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB onboard storage. There’s also a microSD card slot that supports cards up to 32GB.As far as camera is concerned, the smartphone includes a 13-megapixel rear snapper of aperture f/2.4 with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing snapper of aperture f/2.2.
The smartphone also features a 3,100mAh battery and connectivity options like dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE support, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and GPS. On the software front, it runs on Android Lollipop-based MIUI 7 out of the box.
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At this price point, the Redmi Note Prime competes with Yu Yureka Plus, Coolpad Note 3 and Lenovo K3 Note
Specification for Xiaomi Redmi Note Prime
|Parameters||Xiaomi Redmi Note Prime||Lenovo K3 Note||Coolpad Note 3||YU Yureka Plus|
|Display||5.5-inch HD||5.5-inch full HD||5.5-inch HD||5.5-inch full HD|
|Processor||Qualcomm 64-bit Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor||MediaTek 64-bit 1.7GHz MT6752 octa-core processor||MediaTek MT6753 octa-core 64-bit processor||Qualcomm snapdragon 615 64 –bit processor|
|Storage||16GB (expandable)||16GB (expandable)||16GB (expandable)||16GB (expandable)|
|Rear Camera||13-megapixel with LED flash||13-megapixel with LED flash||13-megapixel with LED flash||13-megapixel with LED flash|
|Connectivity||Dual SIM 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi||Dual SIM 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi||Dual SIM 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth||Dual-SIM, LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth|
|Software||Android 5.0 Lollipop wrapped under MIUI 7||Android 5.0 Lollipop wrapped under Vibe UI||Android 5.1 Lollipop with CoolUI 6.0||Android 5.0 Lollipop|
|Price||Rs 8,499||Rs 9,999||Rs 8,999||Rs 8,999|