Are you getting confused between Redmi Note 5 vs Redmi 5 well then let me do the honors to clear all your doubts. They both are separate mobiles which released in less than a month gap. If you take a close look at both Redmi Note 5 & Redmi 5 then you won’t find many differences. Then you may wonder what are the differences between Redmi note 5 vs Redmi 5. Well, the major difference is the processor where Redmi 5 comes with Snapdragon 450 chipset but Redmi note 5 runs on latest Snapdragon 635 chipset. But is that really matters..? Then just read ahead for Redmi Note 5 vs Redmi 5 Full Comparison.
Note: Please read this article till the end for the perfect conclusion. I have given my opinion at the end of this article so if you don’t have time then make sure you visit the final section of this article.
Redmi Note 5 vs Redmi 5
For this comparison we have only chosen Redmi note 5 but not the Note 5 pro. Because that unit is no match for Redmi 5. But if you want to compare with Redmi note 5 Pro vs Redmi 5 then you can make your own changes. The only difference between Redmi note 5 & Note 5 Pro is the camera. Apart from that, both mobiles are similar to the core. In this article, we are comparing every detail such as specifications, Price, Features and more.
Redmi Note 5 vs Redmi 5 Specifications
Redmi Note 5
|Display Size||5.99 inch||5.7 inch|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 625||Qualcomm Snapdragon 450|
|RAM||3GB & 4GB||2GB, 3GB & 4GB|
|Primary Camera||12 MP||12 MP|
|Front Camera||5 MP||5 MP|
|Memory||32GB and 64GB||16GB, 32GB and 64GB|
|Battery||4000 mAH||3300 mAH|
|Android Version||Android OS, v7.1.2 (Nougat)||Android N MIUI 9|
|Comments||All round Mobile||Budget Bezel-less Display mobile|
As you can see there is no much difference except Redmi Note 5 edged in display and battery. That was expected by considering the fact that it is Note model but the major difference here is the processor. Redmi 5 is using old-school Snapdragon 450 chipset but Redmi Note 5 offers the latest Snapdragon 625 chipset. In this specifications comparison, Redmi 5 hold an upper hand with latest MiUi 9 but you can also get this on Redmi Note 5(System Update may require for few units).
Redmi Note 5 vs Redmi 5 Price
|Model||Redmi Note 5 Price||Redmi 5 Price|
|2GB RAM 16GB Storage||NA||7999 Rs|
|3GB RAM 32GBStorage||9999 Rs||8999 RS|
|4GB RAM 64GB Storage||11999 Rs||10999 RS|
Redmi note 5 starting variant comes with 3GB RAM so if your budget is limited to less than 10k then you can choose Redmi 5. It is mainly released to target budget mobiles in India so if you are the one looking for a budget mobile with premium features then choose Redmi 5 2GB RAM variant. If you want a mid-range mobile with 4GB RAM then I suggest you go with Redmi Note 5.
Redmi Note 5 vs Redmi 5 Sale Dates
|Dates||Redmi Note 5||Redmi 5|
|Launch Date||14th February 2018||14th March 2018|
|Release Date||21st February||20th March|
|First Flash Sale||21st February||20th March|
|Next Sale Date||23rd March||27th March|
Xiaomi launched both of these mobiles within a one month gap. They aren’t giving any chance to their competitors. I have to say Xiaomi read the Indian market very well they know what an Indian user needs. Right now you can only buy these mobiles from flash sale. Redmi Note 5 sale will go live on Flipkart on every Wednesday & Friday. Redmi 5 flash sale will go live on every Tuesday on Amazon
Redmi note 5 vs Redmi 5 Available Colors
|Color||Redmi 3s Prime||Redmi Note 4|
I am just surprised to see there is no color difference between these two models. Which actually shows how close those two mobiles are. There is the total of 4 different variants available for Redmi Note 5 & Redmi 5. So don’t let the color decide your choice of preference.
Redmi Note 5 vs Redmi 5 Buying Links
|Model||Redmi Note 5 Link on Flipkart||Redmi 5 Link on Amazon|
|2GB RAM 16GB Storage||NA||Buy on Amazon|
|3GB RAM 32GBStorage||Shop Today||Buy on Amazon|
|4GB RAM 64GB Storage||Shop Today||Buy on Amazon|
You can’t just visit the above link to buy these mobiles. Because they are only available on Flash sale. Redmi Note 5 is an exclusive Flipkart product where Redmi 5 is an exclusive Amazon product. But you can buy any of these mobiles from Mi site as well. So if you are planning to buy either Redmi Note 5 or Redmi 5 then just read ahead.
How to Buy Redmi Note 5 & Redmi 5
As mentioned above these mobiles can only be available during the flash sale. So you must wait for the next sale date and at the time of Redmi flash sale, you should be really quick to grab the mobile. But everyone can’t just go and buy the mobile that easily so we at Flipshope made the process very easy for you. Just visit the following links to the flash sale trick and next sale information
- How to Buy Redmi Note 5 Flash Sale Mobile on Flipkart
- How to Buy Redmi 5 Flash Sale Mobile on Amazon
- Flipkart Redmi Note 5 Next Sale Date
- Amazon Redmi 5 Next Sale Date
Which one Should I Buy Redmi Note 5 or Redmi 5?
Many people are asking me this question first I ask you to decide how much money that you can invest or which type of mobile are you looking forward to buying.
- If you are looking for the best budget mobile then go with Redmi 5 2GB or 3GB RAM Units
- If you want a mid-range mobile with Flagship look then buy Redmi Note 5 4GB RAM Mobile
- If you want a perfect mobile then go with Redmi Note 5 Pro 6GB RAM mobile
But if you are the one looking forward to buying Redmi 5 4GB RAM unit then just don’t do it. Instead, go for Redmi Note 5 because for 1000 Rs extra you will get a bigger screen with more battery and much more powerful processor