Xiaomi’s highly spec’d Mi Note Pro finally goes on sale
Despite getting unveiled all the way back in January, Xiaomi’s Mi Note Pro just launched in China on Wednesday. The beastly phablet attracts a price of CNY 2999 or $483, using the current exchange rates. Xiaomi will start accepting orders for the handset on May 12.
Getting down to the features, the Xiaomi Mi Note Pro features an ample 5.7″ JDI display with 1440 x 2560 pixels resolution. Under the hood is 64GB of built-in storage coupled with 4GB of RAM, the handset runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS and houses a 3000mAh battery which can attain 70% charge under 1 hour using Quick Charge 2.0.
Powering the smartphone is a customized Snapdragon 810 chipset by Qualcomm which allegedly outperforms the HTC One M9 and LG G Flex 2 (check out the AnTuTu chart above). The processor rocks a quad-core 1.5GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 2GHz Cortex-A57 CPU sets alongside an Adreno 430 graphics processor.
In the camera department, the Note Pro boasts of a 13-megapixel main sensor capable of optical image stabilization in pictures and recording of 4K resolution videos. The camera has a dual-tone LED flash as well as a secondary shooter for taking selfies at the front.