Xiaomi joins the highly competitive mid-range battle in the Philippines by officially launching the Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus in the country.

It’s the company’s first smartphone with an 18:9 FHD+ display. It also offers the signature high specs of Xiaomi smartphones at an affordable price.


Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus Features

Camera interface of the Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus.

Camera interface of the Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus.

Aside from its display, the Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus also boasts a 2.0GHz octa core Snapdragon 625 processor with 4GB of RAM. There’s also 4G LTE connectivity, a fingerprint sensor and an Infrared blaster.

It’s equipped with a 12 Megapixel main camera with dual LED flash and a 5 Megapixel front camera with its own soft LED flash.

A 4000mAh battery powers the device.


Price and Availability

The official price of the Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus in the Philippines is ₱9,990.00.

Availability starts on March 17, 2018 at Xiaomi’s official stores in Trinoma and Megamall as well as online on Lazada Philippines.

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus specs:

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  • 5.99-inch FHD+ IPS LCD Display (1080 x 2160 Pixels), 403 ppi
  • Android 7.1.2 Nougat Operating System
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Chipset
  • 4 GB of RAM
  • 12.0 Megapixel Rear Camera with Dual LED Flash
  • 5.0 Megapixel Front Camera with Soft LED Flash
  • Dual SIM (Micro + Nano)
  • 64GB Internal Storage
  • Expandable Up to 128 via microSD
  • 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band)
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • MicroUSB 2.0
  • 3.5mm Audio Jack
  • Fingerprint Sensor
  • 4000mAh Battery
  • 158.5 x 75.5 x 8.1 mm @ 180 g
  • 9,990.00 Official Price in the Philippines