Xiaomi Redmi Note with 5.5-inch HD display, octa-core processor confirmed

Xiaomi Redmi Note

Xiaomi’s upcoming smartphone in the Redmi series got certified in Tenna in China last week. Lei Jun, founder of Xiaomi Tech has confirmed that the phone would called Redmi Note / Red Rice Note and would feature a 5.5-inch HD screen and an octa-core MediaTek MTK6592 processor. As you can see from the image, it has capacitive touch buttons that glows in Red and a LED notifications light on top.

Xiaomi Redmi Note

According to the details in the certification, the Redmi Note would run on Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean), feature a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera, would be 9.45 mm thick and weigh 192 grams. It would have 1GB of RAM, expansion slot, TD-SCDMA connectivity for Chinese markets, 3G WCDMA variant for other markets. It would have WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth and GPS. Other details such as internal storage and battery are not available yet.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note would go on pre-order in China on March 19th at 8PM local time on Qzone. We should know more details about the smartphone by then.


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