Xiaomi has recently launched an impressive mid-range smartphone in India called as Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 in India. The device comes in two different variants 2GB RAM/16GB storage priced at Rs. 9,999 and 3GB RAM/32GB storage costs Rs. 11,999. As teased earlier, Xiaomi today has officially launched its flagship smartphone named as Xiaomi Mi 5 in India. The Mi 5 is priced at Rs. 24,999 and will be available for purchase starting from April 6th via mi.com through flash sales. The Xiaomi Mi 5 was released launched in China back in the month of February and was also showcased at the MWC 2016 event held in Barcelona.
Coming to the specifications part, the Mi 5 flaunts a 5.15-inch (1080×1920 pixels) full-HD display with curved glass, 95% of the NTSC gamut and 600 nits of brightness for brilliant viewing experience in bright sunlight. As said earlier, the smartphone comes powered by all-new 64-bit Snapdragon 820 quad-core processor clubbed with Adreno 530 GPU for flawless performance. The device supports dual sim dual standby and runs on latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow based MiUi 7 laid on top. The Mi 5 comes with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage options and also includes an externalSD card slot for further expansion of memory.
On the photographic section, the smartphone comes equipped with a 16MP rear camera with dual-tone lED flash, PDAF for quick focus, DTI pixel isolation technology, 4-axis OIS, Spectra image processor for incredible captures and is also capable of recording 4K videos at 30fps. On the front, it has a 4MP shooter with 2um pixel size for video chats and stunning selfie images. Connectivity options on the device include 4G-LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS/A-GPS, Infrared blaster, NFC and microUSB Type-C port. The handset powers a 3000mAh battery and also supports Quick Charge 3.0 technology.
The Mi 5 comes with 3D glass unibody design and feels luxurious in hand metal frame around its sides. The smartphone sports a fingerprint sensor on the front that the company claims is the most accurate and smallest sensor available on the market. The dimensions of the device measure 144.5 x 69.2 x 7.25 mm weighs around 129 grams and comes in Black, White, Gold and Rose Gold color variants.