xiaomi redmi 5 plus review specifications and price in nepal

After numerous teasers and hints, Xiaomi has finally launched it’s next budget phone Redmi 5 Plus. Successor to the last years budget smartphone king Redmi Note 4, Redmi 5 Plus comes with whooping 18:9 screen ratio with the resolution of 1080 * 2160 pixels. The usable screen is 77%, which is significantly greater than 72% in last years Redmi Note 4 models. The smartphone is easily available in Nepalese market which can be considered as one of the best budget smarphones.

xiaomi redmi 5 plus review specifications and price in nepal


Xiaomi doesn’t provide a best camera setup for it’s Redmi series. Redmi 5 Plus is also not and exception with normal quality camera. The samrtphone comes with a 12MP rear  camera with 26mm f/2.2 lens and 1.25µm big pixel with phase detection autofocus and dual-LED dual-tone flash. Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama is also available in Redmi 5 plus.

You can shoot 4k video (2160P@30fps) and Full HD video (1080P@30fps) and a 720p@120fps option if you want some slow-motion effects

The smartphone comes with 5MP secondary camera for selfie. You can shoot Full HD video with Redmi 5 Plus Front Camera.

Although Redmi 5 Plus doesn’t comes with best camera setup for today’s smartphones, it’s acceptable as it provides some optimization with MIUI 9.

Display & OS

The smartphone feature a 5.99″ screen with 18:9 aspect ratio and FHD+ 2280*1080 pixel resolution with 403 PPI. The company has promises 1000:1 contrast and a maximum brightness of 450 nits.

The smartphone runs on MIUI 9, based on Android 7.1 Nougat with expected Android Oreo Update.

Processor & Memory

The smartphone is powered by Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU and Snapdragon 625 chipset clocked at up to 2.0GHz, which is renowned as an battery efficient processor with good processing power. Redmi 5 Plus also houses Adreno 506 graphics processor,

It houses hybrid sim slot that supports dual 4G SIMS and an Micro SD card slot expandable upto 128 GB (Uses SIM 2 Slot). You can only use 2 SIM card or one SIM card and one MicroSD card in Redmi 5 Plus but not both (2 SIM Cards and 1 MicroSD Card).

It comes in two storage options.

  • 3 GB RAM / 32 GB ROM
  • 4 GB RAM / 64  GB ROM

Battery and Security

The smartphone is powered by an whooping 4000 mAh Battery which can last upto 2 days in normal use and 1 day in heavy use.

Redmi 5 Plus comes with a rear-mounted Fingerprint Sensor which can unlock your device within a fraction of seconds. The device also has usual locking features like Pattern , PIN and Password.

Colors and Price In Nepal

The smart phone comes in three different color options.

  1. Black
  2. Gold
  3. Light Blue
  4. Rose Gold

MI Nepal has priced the smartphone as below in Nepal for 3GB and 4GB version.

3GB / 32 GB  –> NPR 22,499
4GB / 64 GB  –> NPR 25,499

You can book your Redmi 5 Plus in Nepal from Mi Nepal official Website.


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