What the Critics Are Saying...
- Marie Black, Tech Advisor
A big screen and a low price are paired with decent battery life, usable performance and an enhanced dual-camera in the Redmi Note 5. There are some drawbacks, such as the old Micro-USB port, lack of Quick Charge support and partly plastic build, but in other respects budget phones don't come much b...
- Fergus Halliday, Good Gear Guide
Between the solid material design and build-quality, performance that swings above its price-bracket and slick software experience, the Redmi Note 5 is a smartphone that’s very easy to recommend.
- Florian Wimmer, Notebookcheck
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is great value for money. The device has excellent performance for its price while delivering a bright display among other highlights.
- Hitech Century
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is a very competently made phone that blends a solid array of hardware, a good rear dual camera array and superb battery life at a very agreeable price point. This is currently one of the best sub-RM1,000 phones in the market.
- Anirudh Regidi, Firstpost
Ticks all the right boxes and offers a great package at a great price. For the very first time in years, Xiaomi has competition breathing down its neck. The Redmi Note 5 is no longer the budget king. That honor, punnily enough, goes to the Honor 9 Lite.
Prices (Where to Buy)
Xiaomi backs up the Redmi Note 5 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.
If your Redmi Note 5 has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Xiaomi support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Xiaomi's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.
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