31 May '18, 9am

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 review: A masterclass in budget phone-making

I still see a lot of articles mention: "It's all well and good, but would be great if it was stock Android". I definitely see the appeal of stock Android in the sense of getting the latest versions and updates/patches, but after using my wife's Xiaomi A1, I must confess I strongly prefer MIUI (talking about the newer versions). There are simply so many slick enhancements, both serious productivity stuff as well as pure candy built-in. Of course the counterargument is that most if not all can be installed into stock Android, but in addition to the effort to source the correct app, some just don't work as well when not an integral part of the OS. Case in point: – call recording – not only can it do it, but you can set if it's limited to some numbers or to any unknown number – decent phone & contacts app, wayyy better than stock – alarm clock – when disabling, it will ask you...

Full article: https://www.soyacincau.com/2018/05/31/xiaomi-redmi-note-5...

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