The Xiaomi Redmi 5 & Redmi 5 Plus is now available in Malaysia where Direct D is selling the Malaysia official set at starting price of RM 679.
Both of the Redmi 5 series features 2:1 ratio display screen size and differ by the processor, display size, and battery capacity. The Plus variant is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 where the standard variant gets Qualcomm Snapdragon 450. Both paired with 3GB of RAM, 32GB onboard storage, 5-megapixel selfie camera and a 12-megapixel main camera.
The Redmi 5 sports a 5.7-inch IPS Full HD+ where the Redmi 5 Plus get slightly bigger 5.99-inch IPS Full HD+ resolution. The 5 Plus packed with 4,000 mAh battery where the smaller sibling has only 3,300 mAh battery.
The Redmi 5 is priced at RM 679 with only Gold color option whereby the Redmi 5 Plus priced at RM 749 and comes with three colors options; Blue, Black, and Gold.