Xiaomi Mi 5‬ Launched – 5.15-inch FHD, Snapdragon 820, Premium built Smartphone – hard-reset.net

The new Mi 5‬ is the year 2016 flagship smartphone from Xiaomi. It is a 5.15-inch Full HD display smartphone loaded with the Android MarshMallow OS along with Xiaomi’s MIUI 7 user interface. It is powered by the most powerful processor available at the moment – Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 – and 4GB RAM, scoring freaking 142084 on AnTuTu score, highest for any smartphone!

Mi 5 comes equipped with UFS 2.0: Universal Flash Storage, which is 87% faster for read/write operations and uses a different data architecture than eMMC. UFS is vastly superior.

Xiaomi Mi 5‬ key features/specs:

  • 5.15-inch Full HD, 16 LED light display
  • MIUI based on Android MarshMallow 6.0
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 820, 4GB DDR4 RAM
  • Dual SIM, High speed 4G+ with VoLTE, 600Mbps download speeds (Cat. 12)
  • 16MP 4-axis OIS rear camera, 2µm-pixel 4MP front camera
  • Premium built, Metallic-Glass/3D ceramic body, Light-weight, ultra-thin bezel
  • High capacity 3000mAh battery, Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 support
  • Fingerprint sensor (under front Home button), Infra-red sensor
  • Full-feature NFC (not just for payments), USB Type-C port, Wi-Fi ac
  • Durable and water resistant

Xiaomi Mi 5‬ Price in India : Around Rs.27,999. Its Indian launch is expected in March-April 2016.

It is launched in 3 variants:

  • Xiaomi Mi 5 Pro – 3D ceramic back cover, Snapdragon 820 (2.15 GHz) – Rs.27,999
  • Xiaomi Mi 5 (64 GB) – 3D Glass back cover, Snapdragon 820 (2.15 GHz) – Rs.23999
  • Xiaomi Mi 5 (32 GB) – 3D Glass back cover, Snapdragon 820 (1.8 GHz) – Rs.20999