Lenovo finally unveiled its highly anticipated smartphone the Lenovo Z5. Well, even though the smartphone didn’t live up to the hype but it is still a good smartphone considering the price it comes with, which is similar to the popular Redmi Note 5 Pro. So, here’s a detailed comparison; Lenovo Z5 Vs Redmi Note 5 Pro.
Lenovo Z5 Vs Redmi Note 5 Pro: Design And Display
Lenovo Z5 offers an impressive design and built quality. The smartphone offers a pleasing 6.2-inch full-HD+ IPS display with a resolution of 1080×2246 pixels. Well, you get around 90 percent screen-to-body ratio and an 18.7:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone also has a 26.17mm notch on top and a significant 7.69mm bezel on the bottom.
On the other hand, Redmi Note 5 Pro offers a premium looking design inspired by the iPhone X. The display of the Redmi Note 5 Pro is bright and looks impressive. Redmi Note 5 Pro offers a 5.99 inches display with a resolution of 1080 x 2160 and 18:9 aspect ratio.
Lenovo Z5 Vs Redmi Note 5 Pro: Processing Power And Storage
Lenovo Z5 is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC coupled with Adreno 509 GPU. The smartphone comes with 6GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 32GB/64GB storage variants. All this is backed up by a 3300mAh battery which supports a 15W fast charge.
The Redmi Note 5 Pro is powered by the same 1.8GHz OctaCore Snapdragon 636 processor coupled with Adreno 509 GPU. The Redmi Note 5 Pro is available in 4GB / 6GB LPDDR4x RAM variants with 32GB / 64GB storage options. The Redmi Note 5 pro is backed up by a 4000mAh battery.
Lenovo Z5 Vs Redmi Note 5 Pro: Camera
The Lenovo Z5 comes with a vertical dual camera setup. It offers a 16-megapixel primary rear camera sensor and an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with f/2.0 aperture. The camera supports AI capabilities, HDR+, and 4K support. You also an 8-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture and full-HD video recording.
Things get serious with the Redmi Note 5 Pro as it features a dual camera setup with a 12-megapixel primary sensor with an aperture of f/2.2, while the 5-megapixel secondary sensor has a f/2.0 aperture. The dual camera setup helps the Redmi Note 5 Pro to get all the nifty features of a dual camera setup like portrait mode and better low light photography. You also get a better 20MP front-facing camera
Lenovo Z5 Vs Redmi Note 5 Pro: Software
Lenovo Z5 runs ZUI 3.9 custom skin based on Android 8.1 Oreo. The custom skin offers some helpful features. The Redmi Note 5 Pro still runs on Android 7.1 based on MIUI 9. The custom skin consumes a decent amount of resources but offers dozens of additional features. Lastly, Redmi Note 5 Pro will soon receive Android 8.1 update based on MIUI 10.
Lenovo Z5 Vs Redmi Note 5 Pro: Pricing
Lenovo Z5 price in China will retail at CNY 1,399 (roughly Rs. 14,700) and CNY 1,799 (roughly Rs. 18,900) based on storage variant you choose. While the Redmi Note 5 Pro is available for 13,999 or 16,999 based on the storage and RAM variant you choose.
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