Latest Xiaomi Mi 5X, the mid rang smartphone from the house of Xiaomi, has been launched in China. The handset runs MIUI 9 which was also launched at the event – from Xiaomi highlights a dual rear camera setup, 4GB of RAM, an octa-core Snapdragon 625 SoC, and improved audio Vedio performance, among other things. The Xiaomi Mi 5X sports a metal design with rounded edges and anti-fingerprint coating, and the dual rear camera setup borrows a lot of design cues from the iPhone 7 Plus.
Xiaomi Mi 5X price Expectation
The Xiaomi Mi 5X price is CNY 1,499 (INR Rs. 14,200) and will be offered in Black, Gold and Pink colour. There is only one RAM/ storage variant at launch – 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage. The smartphone is set to go on sale in China at 10 am on August 1 on coming Tuesday , and registrations for the first sale are already open, with over 800,000 people having shown an interest in buying the Xiaomi Mi 5X at the time of writing.
Xiaomi Mi 5X specifications
The dual-SIM mobile features a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) LTPS display and will run on MIUI 9 based on Android 7.0 Nougat. It is powered by a 64-bit octa-core Snapdragon 625 SoC clocked at up to 2GHz coupled with 4GB of RAM.
As for cameras, the Xiaomi Mi 5X houses a dual rear camera setup (12-megapixel wide-angle with 1.25-micron pixel sensor and f/2.2 aperture, and a 12-megapixel telephoto with 1-micron pixel sensor and F/2.6 aperture) similar to the Xiaomi Mi 6. It comes with a Portrait Mode for bokeh effects, similar to the iPhone 7 Plus and the One Plus 5 Its also lunched in last month on AMAZON . It bears a 5-megapixel front camera with real-time beautification.
The Xiaomi Mi 5X, as we mentioned, is offered with 64GB of inbuilt storage – expandable via micro SD card (up to 128GB). Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C port, and 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, infrared, magnetometer, and proximity sensor. According to the GadgetHub Its best smartphone in Under 15k.