Xiaomi Redmi 5 vs. Redmi 5 Plus: Differences and similarities [video]

Redmi 5 vs. Redmi 5 Plus

Recently MIUI Forum Moderator shared that the company is dropping the Redmi Note 5 series and replacing it with Redmi 5 Plus.

The Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus launched at the same event. Both devices are full-screen devices with some distinct differences, but also some similarities.

The following video will show the detailed comparison between the Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus.

The following comparisons will be highlighted in the video:

  • Display
  • CPU
  • Battery
  • Camera and Flashlight
  • Hall Sensor

Here is the video showing differences and similarities between Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus:

Video Credit Goes to ToChinAction.

Let’s watch the video and decide which one is perfect for you.

Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 plus devices come with two storage versions.

The Redmi 5 comes in two storage versions- 2GB+16GB, 3GB+32GB respectively. All storage version may run on Android Nougat based MIUI 9 ROM. The device will be backed by a 3300mAh battery.

In terms of storage variant, it comes with 3GB+32GB and 4GB+64GB variants. The device will be backed by 4000mAh battery.

In terms of pricing, the Redmi 5 2+32GB version is priced price at CNY 799 (~$120) while the 3GB+32GB model may price at CNY 899 (~$135).

The Redmi 5 Plus 3GB+32GB is priced at CNY 999(~$151) and the 4GB+64GB may price at CN 1,299 (~$196).