Not relenting yet, the Chinese company again packs gallons of handsome specs in a phone with a low price
Xiaomi has officially made announcements pertaining to the Mi 5, this happens be its most recent flagship device, at events in Barcelona and Beijing. The Mi 5 is a successor of the Mi 4 which enjoyed its launch some 18 months past. This time around, the Xiaomi Mi 5 presents itself in a 5.15-inch smartphone packed with a Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 processor, running up to 128GB of storage and 4GB of RAM, also bringing in a 3,000mAh battery, as well as a side of it which Xiaomi prefers to describe as a “3D ceramic” body. Its design language is identical to the 2015 Mi Note and Samsung’s Galaxy Note 5, coming in a metal frame, front and rear glass panels, fingerprint sensor integrated into the home button as well as a The Mi 5’s camera is a 16-megapixel unit in company of four-axis optical image stabilization.
The Mi 5 operates the Xiaomi’s MIUI 7 interface which is consolidated with Android 6.0 Marshmallow, presented with weekly software updates which are sourced from Xiaomi’s community. It basically occupies the position of the first phone which ships with Xiaomi’s Mi Video Calling app; this is a fresh cross platform video chat app operating in the mould of live video effects as well as multitasking modes.
The phone will be open to sales on March 1st with a price tagged at $354 for the high-end 128GB model and then for the the entry-level 32GB version, it comes at $262
, this is in steady adherence to the Xiaomi culture of providing a lot of specs for an amazingly low price. We will have the phone in black,, gold and white color options. We could get it here in Nigeria via reliable third party options for now.
Xiaomi has enjoyed tremendous up-burst in its home market of China as well as neighboring surrounding Asia. In just 2015, it recorded an amazing sales of over 70 million phones, as demand for each of its releases often grew up rising beyond the company’s capacity to pump the phones to maintain circulating stock!