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Xiaomi Redmi Note

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 reviews of Xiaomi Redmi Note. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People are impressed by the reliability and camera. The screen and price are also mentioned favorably. Views are divided on the size. Some have doubts about the performance and portability.

usability, price, screen, camera, reliability

portability, performance

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Xiaomi Redmi Note is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: GSMArena team (gsmarena.com)

Xiaomi Redmi Note review: Warning note

 

The Redmi Note is Xiaomi's first phablet based on the solid Redmi 1S, which learnt from the Moto X and tried to repeat its success. We cannot think of a better example to follow in terms of sales potential and, with the right touches, the phablet can...

5.5" IPS 720p capacitive touchscreen with 267pi pixel density ; Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean with MIUI v.5 ; 1.7GHz octa-core Cortex-A7 CPU; 2 GB of RAM; Mali-450MP4 GPU; MediaTek MT6592 chipset ; 13MP camera with LED flash, 1080p video capture ; 5MP...

No KitKat yet ; Thick and heavy ; Sub-300ppi pixel density ; No hardened glass for screen protection ; No LTE (single-SIM 4G version available)

The Xiaomi Redmi Note is a solid package but we would've expected nothing less from a phablet based on the credible Redmi 1S. Xiaomi's prices are hard to beat and that stands for the phablet as well. The bigger screen and octa-core processor have made...

Oct, 2014

Expert review by: Aloysius Low (cnet.com)

Xiaomi Redmi Note review: Big, bold, and cheap to boot

 

Xiaomi's Redmi Note isn't a new flagship phone from the Chinese company. Rather it's an affordable dual-SIM device powered by MediaTek's octa-core processor that's under $160, £95, or AU$170.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note has a vibrant display, a sharp camera, dual-SIM capability, and an easy-to-understand interface. Even unlocked it's quite affordable.

The Redmi Note runs the aging Android Jelly Bean OS, and the glossy plastic back feels oily after prolonged use. There's also no 4G LTE.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note delivers a great display and satisfying performance at a low price, but skip it if you crave the most cutting-edge smartphone features.

Jun, 2014

Expert review by: pallabhazarika (nothingwired.com)

Xiaomi Redmi Note India review: Full In-Depth Hands-on

 

Hoping to continue with the success story, Xiaomi announced the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3G recently in India for a budget price of just Rs.8999. This is supposedly their 3rd device in India after the Mi3 and RedMi One which were immensely popular and...

Now the obvious question is whether to opt for the Xiaomi Redmi Note. Well the answer is not very straightforward because some very good devices are already available in this price point offering much better hardware and software. The biggest...

Dec, 2014

Expert review by: pallabhazarika (nothingwired.com)

Xiaomi Redmi Note Review, Specs, Comparison, Price & Best Deals

 

Xiaomi, the Chinese device maker has announced its Xiaomi Redmi note. It will be available at Flipkart for a meager Rs.9999. Our Xiaomi Redmi Note Review will reveal all you need to know about the upcoming phablet.

Nov, 2014

Expert review by: Rahul Sethi (techmagnifier.com)

Xiaomi Redmi Note Smartphone Review-Big battery, doesn’t heat up

 

With a bigger battery and heating issues taken care of, Xiaomi Redmi Note is a great upgrade to Redmi 1S at the price point of Rs 8,999. But the performance could have been better…

• Affordable high end ; • Great cameras ; • Scratch-resistant screen ; • Good battery backup ; • No heating issues

• Dual SIM 3G+2G ; • Runs on Android 4.3 JB ; • Thick and heavy

With a bigger battery and heating issues taken care of, the Note is a great upgrade to Redmi 1S. It is also a very comprehensive package for its price as you would have come to know. The cheap high end has its sack of shortcomings but still turns out...

Dec, 2014

Expert review by: Rahul Sethi (techmagnifier.com)

Xiaomi Redmi Note Review-Big battery, doesn’t heat up

 

Redmi Note offers some great improvements over the Redmi 1S and so is one of the loveliest slates you could ask for in the price bracket. But its 4G variant feels like a ‘better yet' deal.

Affordable high end ; Great cameras ; Scratch-resistant screen ; Good battery backup ; No heating issues

Dual SIM 3G+2G ; Runs on Android 4.3 JB ; Thick and heavy

With a bigger battery and heating issues taken care of, the Note is a great upgrade to Redmi 1S. It is also a very comprehensive package for its price as you would have come to know. The cheap high end has its sack of shortcomings but still turns out...

Dec, 2014

Consumer review by: Nirpreet1 (ciao.co.uk)

Cool Device

 

The Xiaomi Redmi Note is one of the cheapest phablets you can get and that will most likely put it on your radar sooner or later. It may be a mere blip if you're the kind of person who consciously avoids the extremes. But bargain hunters will probably...

13 Mp Camera, Octa Core Cpu, Big Display

Heavy Weight, NO 4g

Jun, 2016

Consumer review by: jun795 (ciao.co.uk)

fast redmi note

 

This phone getting vibrate when it is in pocket and then phone getting slow and the same problem happen its shows just a sec when some apps are closed When i used fingerprint lock.but when i switch off a fingerprint then its runs smooth running MIUI 8...

perfomance

size

Jun, 2016

Consumer review by: daya143 (ciao.co.uk)

Bad phone

 

Hello dear friends , i bought Redmi Note July 2014 $ it don,t work any more now (jan 2016) a few problem of this phone: the body has no metal structure i put it on my jeans pocket and vented very easily . Screen has got so many dead spots , i had huge...

look very good

body has no metal structure

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: JackBlake... (ciao.co.uk)

Redmi Note budget phone

 

Been using this phone for almost 2 years with little to complain about. The front facing 8MP camera is good enough for casual users with user friendly UI. The internal memory is nowhere near enough however despite the micro-Sd slot especially since...

Great value - for - money

Not enough internal memory, speakers not loud enough

Dec, 2015