Xiaomi Mi 5 confirmed to be powered by Snapdragon 820 SoC

So, after knowing that the Xiaomi Mi 5 will be getting unveiled in February after the Chinese New Year, we now have confirmation that it will be powered by Qualcomm’s latest and powerful Snapdragon 820 SoC.


Liwan Jiang, co-founder of Xiaomi, himself took to his Weibo account and confirmed that the Xiaomi Mi 5, the company’s flagship smartphone, will indeed be powered by Snapdragon 820 SoC.


He also went on further stating that the production of the Mi 5 has started and the device will be released after the spring festival. Which means we can expect a launch of this device on February 8.

Expected Xiaomi Mi 5 specifications:

  • CPU: Snapdragon 820 SoC
  • RAM: 4GB
  • Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Display: 5.2-inch QHD display
  • Rear Camera: 16MP
  • Front Camera: 13MP
  • Internal Storage: 32GB/64GB
  • Battery: 3600mAh battery with support for Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

There isn’t any news regarding the pricing of the Xiaomi Mi 5. What do you think will it be priced at?

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