Realme 5i now official: Price, Sale in the Philippines

Realme's newest phone is here!

Realme has officially launched the Realme 5i, its newest smartphone on the block, in the Philippines.

The 6.5-inch device is set to make its mark this January. It features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 chip, four rear cameras led by a 12MP shooter, and a whopping 5000mAh battery. Realme claims that the phone can last up to 30 days of standby on a single charge.

Realme 5i key specs:

  • 6.5-inch HD+ (1600 x 720) IPS Mini-drop display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 665AIE Octa-core CPU
  • Adreno 610 GPU
  • Realme UI (Android 9 Pie)
  • 3GB RAM
  • 64GB storage (up to 256GB via microSD)
  • Quad rear camera setup:
    12MP
    8MP ultra-wide
    2MP portrait
    2MP macro
  • 8MP front camera
  • Dual SIM, LTE
  • rear fingerprint scanner
  • 5,000mAh battery

The 5i also sports a quad-rear camera setup led by a 12-megapixel lens. It’s also worth to note that despite its killer looks accentuated by a mirror-polished rear shell, the phone is splash resistant.

Realme is pricing the Realme 5i at Php6,990. The new phone will be available on online eCommerce websites Lazada and Shopee first on January 30 and February 1, at 12nn and 6pm, as part of Flash Sales. Shopee customers get the phone at a 12% discount from its SRP by keying in the code REALME12OFF. As for offline stores, it will be on sale starting February 1. You can check more of our hands-on here.

Carl Lamiel
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