It seems Xiaomi is working on a mid-range smartphone known as Mi 5X. A new poster has been leaked online, which reveals some key specifications and price of the upcoming smartphone.
According to the leaked poster, the phone will come loaded with a 5.5-inch display with a Full HD resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels). The poster further reveals that the smartphone will come with a price tag of 1999 Chinese Yuan, which roughly translates to Rs 19,000. If the price tag is true, then it will compete with the likes of Oppo and Vivo, which are giving a tough competition to Xiaomi in Mainland China.
Moving on, the smartphone is reported to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor along with 4GB of RAM. Interestingly, the phone was earlier reported to come loaded with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chipset. Though the leaked poster seems to be some kind of promotional material, we still suggest you take this report with a pinch of salt. Lastly, on the camera front, the phone is reported to feature a dual-rear camera setup, though the camera sensors and their resolution is not known at the moment.
Meanwhile, the brand is also reported to be working on the successor of Redmi 4. Dubbed as Redmi 5, the smartphone is rumoured to feature a 5 inch full HD display with 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution. It will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 or 630 octa core processor with Adreno 508 GPU. Redmi 5 is said to be coming in three variants – 3GB of RAM with 16GB of internal memory, 3GB of RAM with 32GB of internal memory and 4GB of RAM with 64GB of internal memory. The smartphone will be featuring a fingerprint sensor on the back of the device.
The Xiaomi Redmi 5 will be backed up by a 3,680mAh non-removable battery with Quick Charge 3.0 technology and will be powered by Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system with yet-unreleased MIUI 9.0 on top of it. For camera department, Xiaomi Redmi 5 will ship with a rear front 16-megapixel camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front camera.
The pricing of Redmi 5 has also been leaked by the source, as per which 3GB RAM + 16GB ROM will be priced at 859 Yuan, 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM will be priced at 1039 Yuan. Both these variants are said to be powered by Snapdragon 625 chipset. The premium model with 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM will cost you 1299 Yuan which will be powered by a Snapdragon 630 chipset.
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