Xiaomi has launched the Mi 5 flagship smartphone in India, priced at Rs. 24,999. The company has so far only brought a single variant of the smartphone in India, what was unveiled as the 'standard edition' in China, featuring 3GB of LPDDR4 RAM and 32GB inbuilt storage. The smartphone will be available in its first flash sale on Mi.com from April 6. It will be available via Xiaomi's e-commerce a few weeks later..
To recall, two other Xiaomi Mi 5 variants had been launched in China - the 'prime edition' with 3GB of LPDDR4 RAM and 64GB inbuilt storage, and the 'pro edition' featuring 4GB LPDDR4 RAM and 128GB inbuilt storage.
Screen with very thin Bezel is 5.2 inches supporting full HD resolution. running MIUI 7 based on Android 6.0 with 4GB RAM LPDDR4 and 64GB storage. There is a 16MP camera with OIS on the back with 4K recording. Front camera is a 4MP shooter
The Xiaomi Mi 5 comes with curved edges on the back,going from glass to metal. Thickness is 7.25mm and weighs around 129 grams . Key features are 4G+ (600Mbps) with VoLTE, 3G, WiFi, GPS, USB Type C port, NFC (w, front fingerprint scanner, IR, Bluetooth and GPS. It has a 3000 mAh battery . It supports Quick Charge and Can charge upto 90% in just about an hour..