Moreover, HDFC cardholders will be eligible for an extra 10% discount, bringing the effective price to under Rs. 12,000.
Notably, the new price is applicable only for Redmi Note 5 Pro 4GB RAM variant which currently retails for Rs. 14,999.
Flipkart Sale: Redmi Note 5 Pro price reduced
Redmi Note 5 Pro's sale price revealed on Twitter
Mi fans! Isn't this fantastic news 😎#RedmiNote5Pro - India's No. 1 dual camera smartphone will be available at just Rs. 12,999 in @Flipkart's Big Billion Days sale!— Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) October 8, 2018
Get additional 10% discount with HDFC cards! RT if you're planning to get one! #GiveMe5#BigBillionDaysAreBack pic.twitter.com/THJ8udyfKY
Availability of Redmi Note 5 Pro
As mentioned before, the reduced price is for the Redmi Note 5 Pro 4GB RAM variant and the pirce will be applicable during the sale period only.
This means the 6GB RAM variant will continue to retail for Rs. 16,999.
Further, the phone will be available in all five colors - Black, Blue, Gold, Red, and Rose Gold.
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Meanwhile, here's a look at Redmi Note 5 Pro's specsheet
The Redmi Note 5 Pro features a unibody metal design that houses a 5.99-inch full-HD+ (1080x2160 pixels) display with 18:9 aspect ratio.
The phone is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 636 processor, coupled with 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage (expandable up to 128GB)
Redmi Note 5 Pro features iPhone X-like dual rear camera
In terms of optics, the smartphone sports a dual-camera setup featuring a 12-MP (f/2.2) primary sensor and a 5-MP (f/2.0) secondary sensor.
Up front, it has a 20-megapixel Sony IMX376 sensor along with a LED selfie-light module.
Moreover, Android Oreo-based MIUI 10 update introduces AI-based Portrait mode and the ability to record 1080p videos at 60fps.