Xiaomi has launched it second made in India smartphone called Redme Note Prime. Priced at competitive price tag of Rs. 8,499, Xiaomi Redme Note Prime will be available exclusively on Amazon India and Mi.com starting 10AM IST Tuesday.
Xiaomi Redme Note Prime will be manufactured in Sri City, Andhra Pradesh in partnership with Foxconn. Earlier Redme 2 Prime also manufactured in the same way. Redme Note Prime will compete with the likes of Lenovo K3 Note and Yu Yureka Plus.
Xiaomi Redme Note Prime is powered by 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor with 2GB LPDDR3 of RAM. Along with 16GB of internal storage, it also supports microSD upto 32GB. Redme Note Prime is a dual sim smartphone and runs on Android Kitkat based MIUI 7.
The connectivity features of this Redme smartphone includes GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n with hotspot functionality, Bluetooth v4.0, FM radio, Micro-USB 2.0, USB-OTG and GPS/ A-GPS.Xiaomi Redme Note Prime houses 13-megapixel f/2.4 autofocus rear camera with LED flash, and 5-megapixel f/2.2 front-facing camera. The device is backed by 3100mAh Lithium-ion polymer battery.
Xiaomi Redme Note Prime has 5.5- inch HD IPS display with 1280 X 720 resolution and 267 PPI pixel density. It is bit surprising to see 720p HD display rather than 1080p full HD display screen. Running on Android Kitkat based MIUI is the first con of the device and 720p screen is the second screen by looking at the specification.
Manu Jain, India head, Xiaomi said, “We are really happy to be able to deliver to our promise of continuously innovating and catering to the needs of our Mi Fans. With the launch of Redmi Note Prime, we are glad to provide our Mi Fans an opportunity to upgrade to an even more powerful smartphone with an expanded memory and dual-SIM capabilities. The 3100 mAh high-capacity battery, coupled with MIUI optimisations, has enabled Redmi Note Prime to achieve the most impressive battery performance yet. Local manufacturing shows Xiaomi’s commitment to being a part of fabric of India and we are truly excited to roll out our second ‘Made In India’ offering for our Mi fans.”.