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Xiaomi Redmi Note

alaTest has collected and analyzed 44 reviews of Xiaomi Redmi Note. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the durability and camera. The screen and usability also get good feedback, whereas many are negative about the portability and performance. Comments about the size and design are different.

price, usability, screen, camera, durability

performance, portability

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 86/100 = 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 : Sidney Wong (hardwarezone.com)

Xiaomi Redmi Note - A Phablet for the Masses

 

Xiaomi is trying its hand at the lucrative phablet market with the Redmi Note. It not only packs a serious punch with an 8-core processor, it also undercuts the competition with a very attractive price tag. Can Xiaomi deliver great performance in an...

Good battery life ; Memory card slot ; Great value for money ; MIUI offers endless customization options

Sluggish performance at times ; Bulky and all-plastic design ; MIUI can be overwhelming; takes time to fully absorb its capabilities

If you've read our reviews of the Redmi and Mi 3, you would know that it's pretty much the same story with the Redmi Note. The Redmi Note packs hardware typically found in higher-end smartphones into an affordable package. In fact, it boasts a unique...

Jun, 2014

Expert review by : Chandrakant 'CK' Isi (techtree.com)

Review: Xiaomi Redmi Note

 

Xiaomi's first 5.5-inch phone is passable.

Excellent gaming performance; Ideal for watching movies; Long battery life, Aggressive pricing.

Questionable call quality; Sluggish UX; Sound output is low; No SAR Rating.

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

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 : Alfred Siew (techgoondu.com)

Hands on: Xiaomi Redmi Note offers great value for S$199

 

If the original S$169 Redmi captured your imagination, S$30 more gets you a souped up Redmi Note with an even bigger screen.

Jul, 2014

Consumer review (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

Price comparison for Xiaomi Redmi Note

  Store     Price
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 6.3" 64GB 4GB RAM (GSM Only, No...
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 - LTE B1 (2100) B2 (1900 PCS) B3 (1800 +) B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1) B5 (850) B7 (2600) B8...
$169.00 TO SHOP
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 4GB RAM + 128GB, 48MP Quad...
FDD-LTE: B1/3/7/8/20/28/38/40 - Supports dual SIM VoLTE HD calling > (ensure to check compatibility with...
$184.00 TO SHOP
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9S 6.67" 48MP International Global...
6.67" Dot Display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G High-performance octa-core processor Frequency: up to 2.3GHz...
$234.00 TO SHOP
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro 128GB + 6GB RAM, 6.67" FHD...
LTE: B1/3/7/8/20/28/38/40 > (ensure to check compatibility with your carrier before purchase)
$279.00 TO SHOP
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 4GB RAM + 128GB, 48MP Quad...
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$184.00 TO SHOP
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 DualSim 6.53" 48MP International...
6.53" Dot Display, Processor - MTK Helio G85 High-performance octa-core processor Frequence:up to 2.0Ghz...
$167.00 TO SHOP
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 128GB 4GB RAM 48MP Factory...
6.3” IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, FHD+ 1080×2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio, Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand...
$195.00 TO SHOP
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 3GB RAM + 64GB, 48MP Quad Camera...
FDD-LTE: B1/3/7/8/20/28/38/40 - Supports dual SIM VoLTE HD calling > (ensure to check compatibility with...
$170.00 TO SHOP
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 (128GB, 4GB) 6.53", 5020mAh...
6.53” FHD+ DotDisplay 2340x1080 FHD+ - Corning Gorilla Glass 5 front and TÜV Rheinland low blue light...
$209.00 TO SHOP
Xiaomi Mi Note 10 128GB 108MP Penta Camera 6.47″ LTE...
6.47"3D curved AMOLED display Corning Gorilla glass front and back, 1080x2340 pixels 398 PPI - HDR 10...
$413.00 TO SHOP

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