Xiaomi Mi5 Starting at $306 Announced Officially at MWC 2016

As expected the long wait for the Xiaomi Mi5 is over as the Chinese company has officially launched their latest flagship phone at Mobile World Congress at Spain through an exclusive event.Xiaomi Mi5

Sporting a 5.15 inch full HD display with Curved glass, it will be powered with Snapdragon 820 Octa core processor coupled with Adreno 530 GPU. It will be available in all different storage variants and also on different RAM variants [for available models, check the price].

Xiaomi Mi5 Specifications

Display: 5.15 Inch 1080 x 1920 pixels touchscreen display
SoC: Octa Core Snapdragon 820 processor
3 GB/4GB of RAM
GPU: Adreno 530
Software:Android 6.0 Marshmallow with MIUI v7 OS
Dual SIM: Yes
Main Camera: 16 MP rear camera with LED Flash
Front Camera: 4 MP front facing camera
Front LED Flash: No
Storage: 32GB/64GB/128 Internal [4 GB RAM model] storage
Connectivity: 4G LTE with VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi tether
Battery: 3000 mAh/2910 mAh minimum Li-Polymer battery
Dimensions, Weight: 144.55 × 69.2 × 7.25 mm; Weight: 129 grams
Features: Fingerprint scanner, aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB v2.0
Sensors: Infrared sensor, Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor


  • Good display
  • Latest Android OS build
  • Great rear camera

Xiaomi Mi5 Price, Availability Info

Xiaomi Mi5 will be available in Gold, White and Black at the following prices depending on models –

  • US $306 for the 3 GB RAM with 32 GB storage – 1.8 GHz Snapdragon 820 SoC
  • US $351 for the 3 GB RAM with 64 GB internal storage – 2.15 GHz Snapdragon 820 SoC
  • US $413 for the Mi 5 Pro Ceramic edition with 4 GB RAM, 128 GB internal storage and 2.15 GHz Snapdragon 820 SoC

It will go on for sale in China from March 1, 2016 and will soon launch in other countries when Xiaomi operates.

Preethi Khetani: Preethi Khetani is a well known women Blogger from India. Apart from her contribution here, she writes for NowIamupdated.com and Advices Academy as well.