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Xiaomi Redmi Y1 (Note 5A / Redmi Note 5A Prime)

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 (Note 5A / Redmi Note 5A Prime)
alaScore 93

17 reviews

Oct, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 reviews of Xiaomi Redmi Y1 (Note 5A / Redmi Note 5A Prime). The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Xiaomi Redmi Y1 (Note 5A / Redmi Note 5A Prime) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Mike Wobker (notebookcheck.net)

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Prime Smartphone Review

 

Quality does not have to be expensive. With the Redmi Note 5A Prime, Xiaomi offers a robust 5.5-inch device for a low price. Aside from a 16 MP selfie camera, it comes with an infrared sensor at less than 200 Euros (~$233). In this review, we clear up...

solid battery life ; good price-performance ratio ; infrared sensor

low contrast ratio display ; no USB type-C

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Prime offers a solid smartphone package for users who attach great importance to a good front camera. In most benchmarks, the Xiaomi smartphone surpasses devices in the same price range in terms of system performance; only...

Jul, 2018

Expert review by : Marie Black (techadvisor.co.uk)

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A (2GB)

 

This budget smartphone is a great deal at under £70 delivered. Find out what makes the Note 5A such good value in our review of this super-budget Xiaomi Redmi phone.

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:3080
Continuous audio playback time:92
Continuous audio playback time (display off):92
Continuous video playback time:11
Gaming time:16
Standby time (3G):264
Talk time (2G):35
Talk time (3G):35
Wireless charging:N

Call Management

Auto-redialing:Y
Call blocking:Y
Call divert:Y
Call hold:Y
Call timer:Y
Call waiting:Y
Caller ID:Y
Conference call:Y
Speakerphone:Y
Speed dialing:Y
Vibrating alert:Y
Voice commands:Y
Voice dialing:Y

Camera

Auto focus:Y
Built-in flash:Y
Face detection:Y
Flash Type:LED
Front camera aperture number:2
Front camera resolution (numeric):16 / 3 / 5
Geotagging:Y
Maximum frame rate:30
Rear camera aperture number:2.2
Rear camera resolution (numeric):13 / 5
Rear camera type:Single camera
Resolution at capture speed:1280x720@30fps,1920x1080@30fps
Self-timer:Y
Video recording:Y
Video recording modes:720p,1080p
Zoom capability:Y

Certificates

Certification:CE

Design

Brand color:Champagne Gold / Dark Grey / Platinum Silver
Color of product:Black / Black, Grey / Black, Grey, Silver / Gold / Gold, White / Grey / Grey, White / Pink gold / Rose Gold
Fingerprint reader:Y
Form Factor:Bar

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Contrast ratio (typical):1000:1
Display brightness:450
Display Diagonal:5.5
Display number of colors:16 million colours
Display Resolution:1280 x 720
Display Type:IPS
Orientation sensor:Y
Screen shape:Flat
Second display:N
Touch technology:Multi-Touch
Touchscreen:Y
Touchscreen type:Capacitive

Ergonomics

Accelerometer:Y
Ambient light sensor:Y
Gyroscope:Y
Proximity sensor:Y

Messaging

Chat:Y
E-mail:Y
Instant messaging (IM):Y
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service):Y
Short Message Service (SMS):Y

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:AAC,AAC+,AMR,AMR-NB,AMR-WB,APE,DSD,FLAC,MP3,PCM,WAV / AAC,AAC+,AMR,APE,DSD,FLAC,MP3,MP4,WAV / AAC,AAC+,AMR-NB,AMR-WB,FLAC,MP3,PCM,WAV,eAAC+ / AAC,AAC+,APE,DSD,FLAC,MP3,WAV
Equalizer:Y
Video formats supported:ASP,H.264,H.265,HEVC,MKV,MP4,MPEG4,XVID / ASP,H.264,H.265,M4V,MKV,MPEG4,VC-1,XVID / H.264,H.265,HEVC,M4V,MKV,MP4,MPEG4,VC-1,XVID / H.264,H.265,HEVC,MKV,MPEG4,VC-1,XVID

Navigation

Assisted GPS (A-GPS):Y
BeiDou:Y
Electronic compass:Y
GLONASS:Y
GPS (satellite):Y
Position location:Y

Networking

2G standards:EDGE, GPRS, GSM / EDGE,GPRS,GSM / GSM
3G:Y
3G standards:CDMA,TD-SCDMA,WCDMA / WCDMA
4G:Y
4G standard:LTE / TD-LTE
Bluetooth:Y
Bluetooth profiles:HID
Bluetooth version:4.2
SIM card capability:Dual SIM / Hybrid Dual SIM
SIM card hot swapping:Y
SIM card type:NanoSIM
Tethering (modem-mode):Y
Wi-Fi:Y
Wi-Fi Direct:Y
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:Micro-USB / USB
Manual:Y
Quick start guide:Y
Warranty card:Y

Performance

Flight mode:Y
Graphics adapter:Adreno 308 / Adreno 505
Microphone mute:Y
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Countdown timer, File manager, Notes, Stopwatch, To-do list / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Notes
Personalization:Icons, Menu / Icons, Menu, Shortcuts / Ringtones, Themes, Wallpaper, Widgets
Support for contact groups:Y
Themes:Wallpapers
USB On-The-Go support:Y
Video call:Y

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:Micro-USB / Micro-USB B
USB port:Y
USB version:2.0

Processor

Processor cores:4 / 8
Processor family:Qualcomm Snapdragon
Processor frequency:1.4
Processor model:425 / 435

Software

Operating system installed:Android
Operating system version:7.0 / 7.0 Nougat
vCard:Y

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Internal storage capacity:16 / 32
Maximum memory card size:128
Memory card hot swapping:Y
RAM capacity:2 / 3
USB mass storage:Y

Subscription

Subscription type:No subscription

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.297 / 0.303
Height:6.02
Weight:5.29 / 5.4
Width:3