Mi Note Launched – Budget-Friendly Phablet


One of two Mi phablets announced today is a bit budget-friendly but don’t take its features lightly.

Mi Note Specs

5.7” Sharp/JDI Full HD display
3D curved Gorilla Glass 3 with metal frame
Snapdragon 801 2.5GHz, Adreno 330, 3GB RAM
Sony 13MP camera f/2.0, optical image stabilisation (OIS)
4MP front camera with large 2-micron pixels
24-bit/192kHz Hi-Fi audio system for true sound representation
Dual 4G SIM (micro/nano), Dual Standby
3000mAh lithium-ion battery, Quick Charge 2.0

Price: 16GB variant = 2299 Yuan | Approx. P16,500.00
Price: 64GB variant = 2799 Yuan | Approx. P20,100.00

The Mi Note will be available in Singapore Q2 2015. We will eagerly await its availability in the Philippines. Check out the other phablet announced today, the Mi Note Pro, which blows the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 out of the water.

Meanwhile, you can click on each tab below for a visual tour of the Mi Note.


Irwin Allen Rivera loves his wife's cooking so much he's now twice the man he used to be. His English essay won a Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Award for Literature in 2012. His philosophical-horror story appeared in Philippine Speculative Fiction 8 (2013). He was managing editor and lead writer of Sites and Symbols 2 (2005), a coffee-table book about buildings in UP Diliman - his alma mater (BA Philosophy; MA Creative Writing continuing). He worked at the UP Diliman Information Office before shifting to web content writing. His sudden fiction, "Notwithstanding Pigs," initially a Friendster testimonial, appeared in Philippines Graphic (2006) and in Very Short Stories for Harried Readers (2007). He used to write for www.technoodling.net.