The long awaited successor to the Xiaomi Mi 4 is finally here. Announced recently at the MWC, the Xiaomi Mi5 is Xiaomi’s first flagship Smartphone to be announced to a global Audience and it is another proof of how cheap a Flagship can be. The Xiaomi Mi 5 is available in three different variants namely; The Xiaomi Mi 5 Pro with 128GB of storage, Snapdragon 820 (2.15GHz) , 4GB RAM & ceramic back ,the Xiaomi Mi 5 with 64GB of storage, Snapdragon 820 (2.15GHz), 3GB RAM & 3D glass back and thirdly the Xiaomi Mi 5 with 32GB storage, Snapdragon 820 (1.8GHz), 3GB RAM and 3D glass back.
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All three variants features a 5.15 inch Full HD 1080p display with a 16 LED light backlight technology and powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 , a 4GB/3GB RAM option ,and 32B/64GB & 128GB of storage option depending on the model.
The Xiaomi MI 5 is blessed with a 16MP rear camera with PDAF autofocus, a pixel-to-pixel isolation technology, 4 axis OIS, and a 4MP front facing camera with large pixels. The device comes with a fingerprint sensor which doubles as the home button and it has an inbuilt battery of 3000mAh with support for Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 which Xiaomi claims charge from 0 to 80% charge in 30 minutes.
On the Software front ,the Xiaomi Mi 5 boots google Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Xiaomi’s MIUI 7 out of the box.The Xiaomi Mi 5 is a dual SIM device with USB Type-C port , VoLTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/ac, 4G, Bluetooth 4.2, Glonass, and NFC.
The device will be available in China from March 1 March 1 in China and in Black, White and Goldcolor options at $360 for the Xiaomi Mi 5 Pro , $310 for the 64GB variant and $265 for the 32GB variant.The Xiaomi Mi 5 price when available in Nigeria will range from N75,000 –N85,000 depending on the prevailing market forces.
The price in Kenyan could also range from 30,000Ksh -40,000Ksh ,and within the range of 15,000Ghc – 20,000Ghc in Ghana.All xiaomi Phones are now available in Nigeria ,Ghana and Kenya via Jumia.com.