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Xiaomi, the Chinese tech giant, recently launched a duo of Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro for the Indian market with commitment to provide face unlock feature for the Pro model very soon.

Interestingly, the next day of official sale of Redmi Note 5 Pro, Xiaomi has rolled out the maiden update introducing the face unlock feature, as promised. This makes the Redmi Note 5 Pro the first device from Xiaomi to have face unlock feature.

Redmi Note 5 Pro Gets Face Unlock Feature

According to details, Xiaomi has rolled out MIUI v9.2.4 NEIMIEK over-the-air (OTA) update targeting Redmi Note 5 Pro. The update volume is quite bulky of about 1.6GB in size that includes camera improvements and stability optimizations.

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It is learnt that the new update will be available out of the box for customers who ordered the Redmi Note 5 Pro through its first flash sale earlier this week. However, users can also manually check its availability by going to the Settings > System updates option.

Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro

Both the Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro are running on the latest MIUI 9, based on Android 7.0 Nougat OS out-of-the-box featuring the trending full-screen display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The devices are powered by a 4,000mAh non-removable battery.

The Redmi Note 5 features a 12MP main camera at rear with a f/2.2 aperture and another 8MP lens on the front. Whereas, the Redmi Note 5 Pro comes with dual camera setup at rear with a 12MP Sony IMX486 primary and a 5MP secondary sensor. On the front, it features a giant 20MP Sony IMX376 camera sensor for making video calls and taking perfect selfies.

As far as pricing factor is concerned, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is priced at INR 9,999 for the 32GB storage variant and INR 11,999 for 64GB madel. On the other hand, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro costs INR 13,999 for the 4GB/64GB variant and INR 16,999 for the 6GB/64GB version.