Official Xiaomi Mi 5 presentation slides have purportedly leaked to the Internet. In the meanwhile, Xiaomi has teased the Mi 5 smartphone in a Facebook video saying the handset is “insanely fast.”A Chinese forum user has shared a leaked presentation slides claimed to be from the Mi 5, tipping the innards of the handset. Corroborating earlier reports, the leaked presentation slides tip that Xiaomi may launch two variants of the Mi 5 smartphone.
According to the leaked presentation slides (via TimesNews), the Mi 5 will feature a 5.2-inch full-HD screen; powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor, and will come in two storage and RAM variants – 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage, and 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage.
Some of the other specifications tipped by the leaked presentation slides include a USB Type-C port with Quick Charge 3.0 support; a 26-megapixel camera with f/1.6 lens and a dual LED flash. The handset is said to be backed by a 3600mAh battery and will also sport an 8-megapixel front camera.
The company had confirmed the chipset details alongside other details including dual-SIM functionality, and NFC connectivity.
Xiaomi VP Hugo Barra has again taken to Facebook to share the first video teaser of the upcoming Mi 5 smartphone. In the video, Xiaomi shows Xiao Lin Cen, a record holder, who can skip rope 1096 times in 3 minutes and stresses on the ‘speed.’ The video ends with tagline that says, “Insanely fast, and more!”
We can expect the Chinese company to share more details about the Mi 5 flagship in more teaser videos this week.
We are now less than a week away from Xiaomi’s February 24 launch event in China as well as a limited media preview at MWC 2016 in Barcelona the same day.