Redmi Note 5 launched in Malaysia with Snapdragon 636 from RM799!

After the teasing period official ended, Xiaomi Malaysia has officially launched the new Redmi Note 5 that priced under RM1000 into Malaysian mobile market. Xiaomi has bring some significant changes in the hardware from the Redmi Note 3 to this generation  and let’s have a look on the launch highlights!

Redmi Note 5 specifications:



  • MIUI 9(Android 7.1.1)
  • 5.99 inches FHD+ Full View display(18:9 aspect ratio, 2.5D glass )
  • 1.8GHz Snapdragon 636 octacore SoC
  • 3/4/6GB RAM + 32/64GB ROM 存储组合
  • Front 13MP camera with soft LED, HDR, AI camera background blurring, AI selfie
  • Rear 12MP+5MP camera , f/1.9 aperture, 1.4μm, AI sensor, AI selfie beauty
  • 4000mAh battery with quickcharge
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • GPS enabled
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • microUSB wireless charging port
  • Dual SIM dual 4G(Hybrid slot)
  • Blue, black and pink

Retail price:

3GB+32GB : RM799

4GB+64GB :RM999


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Apart from a decent hardware, the camera supports AI portrait mode to achieve background blurring usually done by dual camera.

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The front facing camera is also enhanced by AI that brings up special enhancement on specific facial feature.






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Here comes the retail price of the Redmi Note 5! It will be available on LAZADA for RM799 to RM999 and available to pre-order from 25th April.


Xiao Mi