There had been a lot of sensation for the Xiaomi’s new Redmi Note 5. Well, the end is over since Xiaomi officially announced the new Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro. One maybe having a lot of doubts about the new Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro. One of the question is whether the Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro support fast charging.
In an earlier post, a mind freaking question ‘Should I wait for Redmi Note 5‘ was answered. And now when the mighty Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro has made its debut, there will be a number of questions in your mind. One of the most probable question is whether the Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro support fast charging for which the answer is here.
Redmi Note 5/Redmi Note 5 Pro Fast Charging – Does it actually support?
Here’s what is expected :
Redmi Note 5 comes with Snapdragon 625 while the pro version comes with Snapdragon 636 processor. With both the processors having the capability to support fast charging feature, it was found that both the Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro support fast charging i.e., Quick Charge 2.0.
Quick charge 2.0 is confirmed as the official website of Xiaomi also mentions the support of Quick Charge 2.0 on Redmi Note 5 Pro.
Sadly, there is no news about the Quick Charge 3.0 on both the devices. But yes, something is always better than nothing.
With support of Quick Charge 2.0 on both the devices, both are able to draw a voltage of upto 9V which confirms the fast charging support in Redmi Note 5 Pro and Redmi Note 5.
With Quick Charge 2.0, the devices can charge around 50% in half an hour. But the charger provided by Xiaomi is a standard 5V/2A charger. Users will have to buy a separate charger which supports QC 2.0 to enjoy the fast charging benefits.
Here are two Qualcomm Certified Quick Charge 2.0 supported 18W Adapters which come with a free cable.