Redmi Note 5 Pro has all the qualities to break the records of Xiaomi’s previous best-selling smartphone Redmi Note 4. It has most of the features which consumers look out in a smartphone of 2018. Brand new Snapdragon 636 chipset, thin bezel 18:9 display, rear dual camera setup, 20MP front-facing camera and 64GB of internal storage are some of the key features to name few. The list may grow further if we list out all the good thing about this.smartphone. Instead, we thought of listing only Redmi Note 5 Pro Cons.
Redmi Note 5 Pro Cons – Top 5 reasons not to buy
1. Lacks 4K video recording
The camera is one of the segments where Xiaomi has done a lot of improvement in Redmi Note 5 pro over Redmi Note 4. However, there are two disappointments for the users. First one is lack of 4K video recording and the second one is the absence of optical image stabilization.
2. No Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro runs on Android N(7.0) out of the box. Missing latest Android version on a smartphone which is launched after 6 months of the public launch of Android Oreo is not a great move.
3. Fast charger not included in the box
Redmi Note 5 pro supports some of the fast chargers and not all. Even the SoC used on the device has support for fast charging. However, it is sad to see no compatible fast charger in the box.
4. No dedicated microSD card support
Both the variants of Redmi Note 5 Pro which is launched in India has 64GB of internal storage. It is more than enough for most of the users. But, dedicated microSD card slot would have been better.
5. Difficulty of purchasing
Now Xiaomi smartphones are available via an open sale. However, if you are planning to buy one for yourself, you should be very quick to grab one. The units will get sold out in few seconds. It is unfortunate that Xiaomi is not able to provide enough number of devices to market.
These are top 5 Redmi Note 5 Pro cons according to us. Please share your thoughts in the comment section below.