Smartphones with IR blaster can function as remote controller for appliances like TVs and air conditioners. It’s a useful and fun feature when a TV remote becomes missing again or pranking friends and family members.

These smartphones usually come pre-installed with a remote control app. It can be set to control a specific appliance by following a simple set-up process similar to a universal remote.

However, there are only a few brands that equip their smartphones with an IR blaster including Xiaomi, Huawei, vivo, and POCO. Here’s a list of smartphones with IR blaster:

 

SmartphonesPrice
HONOR X9a 5G ₱16,990
Huawei Mate 50 Pro ₱58,899 - ₱68,899
Xiaomi 12T Pro ₱37,999
POCO M4 5G ₱9,599
HONOR Magic4 Pro ₱52,990
POCO M5s ₱9,999 - ₱10,899
POCO M5 ₱9,499 - ₱10,499
Xiaomi 12 Lite ₱20,999 - ₱21,999
Huawei Mate Xs 2 ₱99,999
POCO X4 GT ₱18,990 - ₱19,990
POCO F4 ₱20,990 - ₱22,990
Xiaomi Redmi Note 11s 5G ₱13,499
vivo X80 Pro ₱59,999
vivo X80 ₱45,999
Xiaomi Redmi 10C ₱6,299 - ₱7,299
Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G ₱19,999 - ₱21,999
Xiaomi 12 Pro ₱48,999
Xiaomi 12 ₱39,999
Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G ₱15,999 - ₱17,999
Xiaomi Redmi Note 11s ₱12,999

*There are 68 more smartphones found.