Xiaomi officially launches Redmi 5A and Redmi 5 Plus in the Philippines

Xiaomi is looking to strengthen its budget friendly units in the country bringing their products with a very reasonable Redmi 5A.

For a standard retail price of PhP 4,590, you can avail the Redmi 5A on Lazada Philippines beginning March 15. This unit only has 2GB of memory and 16GB of internal storage, so you definitely get what you pay for.

Here’s a quick rundown of its specs:
• Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chipset
• Adreno 308 GPU
• 2GB RAM/16GB storage or 3GB RAM/32GB storage
• MicroSD support up to 128GB
• Dual SIM slots
• 5-inch HD display
• 13MP, f/2.2 with PDAF rear camera
• 5MP, f/2.0 front camera
• 3000mAh battery said to offer up to 8-day standby time
• Colors available are Dark Grey, Gold, and Rose Gold

Meanwhile, Xiaomi also presented a budget midrange unit with an 18:9 display which is the Redmi 5 Plus

Here’s a quick rundown of its specs:
• Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
• Adreno 506 GPU
• 3GB RAM/32GB storage or 4GB/64GB storage
• 5.99-inch 18:9 Full HD display
• 12MP, f/2.2 rear camera
• 5MP front camera
• Dual SIM support
• Rear fingerprint sensor
• 4000mAh battery
• Micro USB, USB 2.0
• MIUI 9, Android Nougat
• Available in Black, Gold, Rose Gold, and Blue

The Redmi 5 Plus is valued at Php 9,990 and will be available at Xiaomi’s authorized reseller stores, beginning March 17.

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