Xiaomi unveiled the Redmi Note 13 series two months ago, and every Redmi Note fan knows that wouldn’t be the end. In the past few years, Xiaomi has been launching multiple variants for each Redmi Note generation, and 13th won’t be an exception. The company presented today, the Redmi Note 13R Pro which is similar to the Redmi Note 13, apart from a new camera island and color option. The Redmi Note 13R Pro is official today, and we will share its key aspects through this article.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 13R Pro Specifications and Features
The Redmi Note 13R packs a 6.67-inch OLED screen with a center-aligned punch-hole for the selfie camera. That’s the same display used on Redmi Note phones for the past three years, and means it will offer a familiar experience for those coming from older Redmi Note phones. The camera inside the punch-hole is a 16 MP shooter. Moving around to the back, the phone has a square camera island that houses two modules. The primary camera is a 108 MP shooter while the secondary is a 2 MP snapper. There is no ultrawide sensor, but the 108 MP camera should ensure high-quality pictures for less demanding users.
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Under the hood, we have the MediaTek Dimensity 6080 chipset. This chipset brings MediaTek’s usual mid-range formula to a modern 6nm manufacturing. It has 2 x ARM Cortex-A76 cores clocked at up to 2.4 GHz plus 6 x ARM Cortex-A55 cores clocked at up to 2.0 GHz. With the aid of a Mali-G57 MC2 GPU, the chipset can easily handle basic apps and tasks as well as some moderate gaming. More demanding games will require the user to tweak the graphics settings. Overall, the Redmi Note 13R Pro aims to be a basic smartphone for everyman’s usage. It does not offer the same horsepower of flagships, but these cost much more. It will compete with the likes of Samsung Galaxy A-series, Vivo Y-series and other competitors in the market.
The Redmi Note 13R Pro draws its powers from a 5,000 mAh battery with 33W charging support. The device weighs in at 175 grams and has a thickness of 7.7mm. The Redmi Note 13R Pro sells for about CNY 1,999 ($280). For comparison, the Redmi Note 13 with the exact same specs is a lot cheaper at CNY 1,599 ($222). The device runs Android 13-based MIUI 14 straight out of the box.