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Redmi Note FAQs: Variants, Price, Flashing, guide

Dear Indian MIUIers,
This thread comprises of questions that are related to Redmi Note (Indian Version).

Q: How many models of Redmi Note are there?
A: There're three models of Redmi Note - 1GB and 2GB RAM. Also there're three kinds of network - WCDMA (for international users), TD-SCDMA( (for Chinese users only), LTE.

Q: Which Redmi Note version is available in India?
A: In India 3G and 4G version with 2GB RAM version is available.

Q: How many colours of Redmi Note are available?
A: Currently only white version is available. It is not confirmed whether there will be other colours.

Q: What is the difference of WCDMA version, CDMA version and TD-SCDMA version?
A: WCDMA/CDMA/SCDMA are different 3G network standards. TD-SCDMA is for Chinese users only. Most international users need to choose WCDMA/CDMA version, depending on the network of your carrier. Indian version has WCDMA

Q: Can I use 4G/LTE network on Redmi Note?
A: Redmi Note 4G/LTE version is  available in India for now.

Q: What is the price of Redmi Note in India?
A: India: ₹ 8,999 for 3G version and ₹ 9,999 for 4G version

Q: How to buy Redmi Note?
A: Currently, Redmi Note is only available through FlipKart Official Xiaomi's Channel

Q: How to enable Lite Mode on Redmi Note?
A: Lite Mode is extremely simple mode. Refer this ink:

Q: How to identify fake Redmi Note?
A: You can check IMEI code & S/N code or MIUI Rom. For more details, please check here.

Q: How to buy Xiaomi products & identify fake ones? (Mi3, Redmi, Power bank)
A. Kindly refer to this thread:

Q: Is there any Offical Developer ROM (weekly update) for Redmi Note? How long does it take for Stable Rom to update?
A: There is no developer version for Redmi series phones. Usually it takes 1 to 2 months for Stable Rom to update. You can update via OTA (when receiving notification) and find full changelog in the forum.

Q: Is there any Phone manager for Redmi Note for my desktop or PC suite?
A: Yes. It is available and you can download it from here

Q: When will I get MIUI 6 on Redmi Note?
A: Date is not yet fixed, but late 2014 or early 2015 is expected.

Q: Why I can't install apps/store photos on my SD card?
A: That's the default setting of Redmi Note to ensure the stability and fluency of system. If your Redmi Note doesn’t have enough storage space (How to check), you may need to move some of your photos to your SD card manually. (Workaround)

Q: How to download large app from Google Playstore using data?

Q: I did a wipe and now my swift keyboard is gone! How do I get it back?

Q: New stated IMEI and serial number does not match with phone after repair. What to do?

Q: How do I disable vibration on keyboard touch?

Q: How to apply and delete MIUI Themes?

Q: How to enable Developer options and turn on USB-Debugging?

Q: How to root Redmi Note?
A: Tutorials provided by forum members: (All credits go to original authors)
How to get native root for Redmi Note WCDMA / TD via Recovery
Rooting Redmi Note Enhanced Version [HM NOTE 1W] MIUI-JHDCNBA17.0

Q: How to connect my Redmi Note to computer using USB cable?
A: First you need to upgrade your Redmi Note to the latest version. Go to Developers Options and turn on USB debugging.

Q: What to do if I encounter bug(s) of Redmi Note?
A: You can check if your bug(s) have been reported here. If not, you can report your bug(s) here.

Q: How can I install Google Apps on my Redmi Note?

Q: How to flash Redmi Note?
Flashing ROM FAQ:

Q: How to get instant customer support for Redmi Note?