Back then, the 5G feature was something only flagship smartphones where known to have. However, low budget smartphones are also equipped with 5G. The list is not long but here are 5 smartphones from 2022 with stunning specs including 5G but still under Php 10,000 available in the Philippines. Please note that these are not in any particular order.
1. Infinix Hot 20 5G
Coming in at Php 8,999 , this phone makes it to this list because of these ideal features and specs. It runs on Android 12 operating system, with 4GB RAM, and MediaTek Dimensity 810 processor. It also features a 6.6-inch FHD+ display with a 120Hz screen refresh rate, 50MP dual rear camera system, and 8 Megapixel selfie camera with LED flash. There’s also a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, NFC, dual-band Wi-Fi, and 128GB of expandable storage. Additionally, the device is powered by a sizable 5,000mAh battery and supports 18W fast charging over USB type-C.
2. Cherry Mobile Aqua S10 5G
This smartphone costs Php 7,999 and it features a 6.78-inch FHD+ display, 48MP + 5MP + 2MP + 2MP quad rear cameras, and a single 16MP selfie camera.It runs on a MediaTek Dimensity 700 chipset with 4GB of RAM and Android 11 OS. Additionally, there is dual-band Wi-Fi, a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, 5G connectivity, and 128GB of expandable storage. The device is powered by a sizable 5000mAh battery and supports both 10W and 18W wireless charging.
3. TCL 20R 5G
Initially released for Php 11,990 , the price of the phone is now available for only Php 6,990. It is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 810 processor and runs on Android 12, XOS 10.6 and also features 5G connectivity. The imaging system is powered by a 108 MP + 2MP + 2MP rear camera system along with a 16MP front facing camera. The smartphone as a 5000mAh battery capacity with a 33W fast charging system.
4. Moto G 5G Plus
With a 6.7-inch FHD+ LTPS display, 48MP + 8MP + 5MP + 2MP quad rear cameras, and 16MP + 8MP dual punch-hole selfie cameras, the Motorola Moto G 5G Plus is a mid-range 5G smartphone. This phone is priced at Php 9,995.
It runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G CPU with 6GB of RAM and Android 10 OS. NFC, a fingerprint scanner located on the side, and 128GB of expandable storage are all included.
A 5,000mAh battery powers the gadget with support for up to 20W rapid charging technologies.
5. redmi note 11 5G
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G is a mid-range smartphone that runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 chipset and flaunts a 6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. Currently, this phone is priced at Php 8,549
It’s equipped with a 108MP triple rear camera system, a 16MP selfie camera, and either 128GB or 256GB of expandable storage. There’s also a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, 5G connectivity, dual-band Wi-Fi, and Hi-Res audio.
A large 5000mAh battery powers the device with support for 67W Turbo fast charging.
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