In the world of smartphones, there are two types of brands, those are always ahead of the game – Apple and Xiaomi. The latter is well-known for delivering quality devices at a fraction of the cost of Apple phones, and their latest offering – the Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G – is no exception. Boasting an impressive range of specifications, including a 6.67” AMOLED display and 5G connectivity, this smartphone is packed with features that make it stand out from any competition. In this blog post, we’ll take you through the detailed specifications of this phone as well as our review on it.
Design and display
The Xiaomi Redmi Note Pro+G is a high-end smartphone that offers a great design and display. It has a large 5.5-inch display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels, giving you plenty of space to enjoy your favorite apps, games, and videos. The phone is also equipped with a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage.
When it comes to today’s smartphone cameras, the bar has been set pretty high. To meet the needs of power users, Xiaomi has equipped the Redmi Note Pro+ with not one, but two camera sensors. The main sensor is a Sony IMX258 13MP unit with an f/2.0 aperture and PDAF focus. For low-light situations and night photography, the phone also features a 5MP Samsung sensor with an f/2.0 aperture.
Both cameras are capable of recording 1080p video at 30fps. For still images, the phone offers a variety of modes, including panorama, manual mode (for DSLR-like control), and beautify (for automatically retouching photos).
Performance and software
The Xiaomi Redmi Note Pro+ is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SoC, which is an octa-core processor with two Cortex-A76 cores clocked at 2.0GHz and six Cortex-A55 cores clocked at 1.7GHz. It’s paired with 4GB or 6GB of RAM and 64GB or 128GB of storage, which is expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB). The smartphone runs on MIUI 10 based on Android 9 Pie, and it’s backed by a 4,000mAh battery.
In terms of connectivity, the Redmi Note Pro+ includes dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (dual band, 2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C (v2.0), and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor. The smartphone also features a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor
Battery life and charging
The Redmi Note Pro+ is powered by a 4,000mAh battery and supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0. In our testing, the phone lasted for 12 hours and 45 minutes on a single charge with the screen set to 120 nits of brightness. With the screen set to 400 nits, the battery life reduced to 9 hours and 15 minutes.
When it comes to charging, the Redmi Note Pro+ takes 2 hours and 15 minutes to charge from 0-100%.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note Pro+ is a great phone with impressive specifications. The design and build quality are top-notch, and the performance is stellar. The camera is good enough for most users, and the battery life is excellent. There are a few areas where the phone falls short, such as the lack of a headphone jack and the below-average display, but overall, the Xiaomi Redmi Note Pro+ is a great phone that offers great value for money.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G: Specs
- Android 11 with MIUI 12.5
- 6.67in AMOLED FHD+ 2400 x 1080, 120Hz, HDR10, 20:9
- MediaTek Dimensity 920
- 6/8GB of LPDDR4X RAM
- 128/256GB of UFS 2.2 storage (expandable by 1TB via microSD)
- 108Mp f/1.9 Main
- 8Mp f/2.2 Ultrawide
- 2Mp f/2.4 Macro
- 16Mp f/2.4 Selfie
- Stereo speakers
- IR blaster
- Bluetooth 5.1
- Wi-Fi 5
- Fingerprint sensor in Power button
- 4500mAh battery
- 120W ‘HyperCharge’ charging
- 3.5mm headphone jack
- USB-C charging port
- 164mm x 76mm x 8.34mm
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