The leading Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Xiaomi has teased its fans for an upcoming event on July 16, through a social networking site Weibo.
Meanwhile, rumors starts surfacing on the Internet, suggesting that the firm will unveil its next flagship smartphone, Xiaomi Mi5. As the smartphone showing in the online revealed pictures from the company is expected to be the Xiaomi Mi 5 with a metal body that is looking thin with curved corners.
Leaked reports coming from the firm suggests that the new droid phone from Xiaomi will be running on the latest custom UI by the company based on the latest Android flavor, however, the reports didn’t specify the versions.
As per the leaks, the smartphone features a 5.3-inch full-HD display with 1440 x 2560 pixels of resolution. Under the hood, the apps running on the device deals with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor that is coupled with 4 GB of RAM.
It is expected from the manufacturer to unleash the handset in two storage variants as 16 GB and 64 GB.
On photography front, the Xiaomi Mi5 will be loaded with a 16-megapixel of primary image snapper, which will be featured with Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS). Meanwhile, it will be fronted with a 6-megapixel of webcam cum selfie shooter, capable of full HD video recording.
Believing in the reports, the sad part is that Xiaomi may slightly downgrade the battery capacity of the device as the Mi4 smartphone is fueled with a 3080 mAh of battery. However, the Mi5 may be powered by a 3000 mAh of battery.
As far connectivity is concerned, the 5.1-mm slim smartphone will have options like Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS.
It is also reported that Xiaomi is integrating a fingerprint scanner to the next flagship device, which is named as “Sense ID”. The fingerprint scanner will be similar in working as it is earlier seen in smartphones from Apple and Samsung.
Leaked Tech Specs for Xiaomi Mi5
|Display||5.3-inch 1440 x 2560 full-HD display|
|Camera||16 rear and 6MP front|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor|
|Storage||16 GB/64 GB|