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Redmi Note 5

The camera beast

Our most advanced Redmi yet

12MP + 5MP dual camera

1.4μm large pixels, dual pixel autofocus

13MP front camera

Soft Selfie-light

Snapdragon 636

14nm octa-core processor

15.2cm (5.99) FHD+

18:9 Full screen display

4000mAh (typ)

High-capacity battery


Lightning fast

Dual camera, deeper images

Redmi Note 5 delivers high-quality images, even in low light conditions.
The massive 1.4μm pixels of the primary camera create bright, clear photos.
This is even further enhanced by the secondary sensor, which offers a depth of field not available on typical smartphone cameras.


Large pixel


Dual camera

13MP selfie camera

The front camera packs a whopping 13 megapixels for perfect selfies.
We've paired it with a 4500k Selfie-light, meaning bright colors and sharp images even under low light conditions, and a naturally improved complexion.

Selfie-light samples

AI Beautify 4.0

Using new AI-based technology, Redmi Note 5 will instantly
identify facial features and offer thousands of
natural enhancements for any face.

AI-based selfies
Shaping & toning
AI group shots

Snapdragon 636, Global debut

Redmi Note 5 is our fastest Redmi yet, and features the global debut of the all-new Snapdragon 636 — Qualcomm's newest 14nm offering. This cutting-edge octa-core processor implements Kryo architecture which greatly improves overall performance and power efficiency. The Snapdragon 636 outperforms its predecessor* by up to 40%.

*Compared to Snapdragon 630.

Display form and function

2.5D curved Corning® Gorilla® Glass display. Feels and looks incredible while being extremely resistant to wear.

Reinforced corners

Redmi Note 5 is specially designed to spread corner impacts to prevent screen damage, and has undergone rigorous testing & quality assurance.

Special thermal design

The inclusion of a dual graphene sheet reduces device temperature, improving performance.

Watch the Redmi Note 5 video >

Insane battery performance

The 4000mAh high-capacity battery and system-level MIUI optimizations offer up to 20 days standby time or 17.3 hours of video playback.

*Lab results. Actual results may vary based on individual conditions.

MIUI 9. Lightning fast.

Faster, more power-efficient, and smoother than ever before.

Learn more about MIUI 9 >


Smooth performance, improved power-efficiency by 30%.

*Compared to LPDDR4.


Up to 128GB expandable memory.

3GB RAM + 32GB Storage
4GB RAM + 64GB Storage

  • Lake blue
  • Black
  • Gold
  • Red

Better cameras, better photos

Rear dual camera, front camera with selfie-light.
Rear and front portrait modes.

12MP + 5MP dual camera

The rear sensor by Samsung features huge 1.4μm pixels that produce vivid, colorful pictures.
The secondary Samsung sensor then adds depth, making imagery more real and expressive.

Dual camera samples

*For an ideal user experience, Redmi Note 5's dual camera intelligently adjusts resolution based on environment.

13MP front camera with selfie-light

Redmi Note 5 features a full suite of upgrade such as a
4500k selfie-light that lightens and brightens,
Portrait Selfies, and AI-based Beautify 4.0.

AI Beautify 4.0

Using new AI-based technology, Redmi Note 5 will instantly identify features and offer thousands of natural enhancements for any face.

Perfect for group selfies

HDR selfies are perfect for group shots, ensuring uniform brightness and
preventing the background from being overexposed.

Post perfect shots on social media

AI Beautify 4.0 will enhance your natural beauty by shaping
and toning your features. It also allows you to create square portrait shots in just a single click.

10 custom portrait filters

An upgrade from every angle

Watch the Redmi Note 5 video >

Ingenuity in every detail

Balanced rounding of the display and body create a perfectly immersive
experience in looks and feel.

Exceptionally thin

The high-quality body is built to be attractive
while feeling great in hand.

Accurate, vivid colors

  • 12%

    Improvement in NTSC

  • 1000:1

    Contrast ratio

  • 18:9

    FHD resolution

Durable metal body

Redmi Note 5 uses durable, smooth
metal that's surprisingly light in hand

*A 12% improvement in NTSC over Redmi Note 4X.

Anti-fingerprint technology

The body is fingerprint resistant,
helping keep your Redmi Note 5 pristine to the eye.

  • Metal body

  • Anti Fingerprint

  • Fingerprint sensor