Xiaomi Mi 5 – Price, Pros, Cons, Full Phone Specifications, Comparison, Features

Xiaomi Mi5 is one of the most looking forward to mid price range of smartphone, It was released in Feb 2016. Currently, it’s available only in China but it is anticipating to produce in India in Apr 2016. The Xiaomi Mi5 is the successor of Xiaomi Mi4. The cost and launch time frame of Mi5 in India is not set but in a conversation, “Bin Lin”the creator and chief executive of Xiaomi mentioned that Xiaomi Mi5 will be cost under rs 20000 to 27000 in India.

The smartphone comes in three (32, 64 and 128GB) storage version but it is not verified the company will launch all version of the phone in India or not. The companies new leading smartphone is made very magnificently with treated advantage, perfect body ratio, and intelligent design.

Here we are going to talk about the main benefits and drawbacks for Xiaomi Mi5.


  • Latest Hardware: The Xiaomi Mi5 comes with the newest and very quickly processor in the market right now. It has Snapdragon 820 Processor and 4GB of DDR4 RAM. For the better game playing and Design efficiency, the Mi5 features the Adreno 530 GPU.
  • Fingerprint Scanner: This is not an amazing fact, nowadays almost mid-range smartphone comes with Finger marks Scanning device on the returning board which is very useful. Xiaomi Mi5 also features to Finger marks Scanning device but like other mobile phones, it is not placed on the back of the phone.
  • Quick Battery charger 3.0:The Xiaomi Mi5 has 3,000 mAh non-detachable battery power, the Working System and display is made in such a way that it takes in less power. With the Quick Battery charger 3.0 function, you may cost your Xiaomi Mi5 from 0 to 100% in less than 2 hours.


  • No SD Cards Support: Xiaomi provides either a single sim smartphone with storage port or a double sim smartphone without extended storage. The extra sim port can be used as storage slot to increase storage.
  • Modest Battery: Say you go out with friends and don’t have an energy connect close by it doesn’t really matter how quickly the Xiaomi Mi 5 may cost if your battery power continues too little to allow you to find a charging port.
  • Lack of 4k Resolution of the screen: Although the Xiaomi Mi5 comes with full HD show but in this cost we predict a 4K quality that is losing in Mi5.
Brand :-Xiaomi
Model :-Xiaomi Mi 5
Release date :-February 2016
Sim Type :-GSM+GSM
Dual Sim :-Yes
Sim Size :-Micro SIM
Weight (g) :-129 g
Colours :-Black, White, Gold
Battery capacity (mAh) :-3000
Removable battery :-Non-Removable Battery
Dimensions (mm) :-144.50 x 69.20 x 7.25
Size (in inches) :-5.15
Type :-Color IPS screen, 16M colors
Resolution :-1080 x 1920 pixels
Touch :-Yes, with Multitouch
Touchscreen Type :-Capacitive
Rear camera :-Yes, 16 MP with autofocus
Front camera:-Yes, 4 MP
Flash:-Dual LED
Features:-Face detection, Smile detection, Geo tagging, Panorama, Touch to focus
Video Recording :-Yes, 1080p @ 30fps
OS :-Android, v6.0 (Marshmallow))
Processor :-1.8 GHz, Quad Core, Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 (Quad-core 2.2 GHz & quad-core 1.8 GHz) Processor
GPU :-Adreno 530
Browser :-Supports HTML
Internal Memory :-32 GB inbuilt
RAM :-3 GB
Expandable :-No
Wi-Fi standards supported :-802.11 a/ b/ g/ n/ ac
GPS :-Yes
Bluetooth :-Yes, v 4.20
USB :-Yes, microUSB v2.0
Headphones :-3.5mm
Audio Jack :-3.5 mm
FM :-No
3G :-Yes
4G :-Yes
GPRS :-Yes
EDGE :-Yes
Other Features
Sensors :-Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Supports :-MMS, Instant Messaging
Document Reader :-Yes
Music :-MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
Email :-Yes, with Push Mail
Video :-MP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, H.264
FM Radio :-No