Snapdragon 820 powered Xiaomi Mi 5 to be launched in India on March 31

The Xiaomi Mi 5 was announced last month during MWC 2016, and now, this much awaited phone is all set for its launch in India. Xiaomi will be launching the Mi 5 in India on March 31.


The company has already started sending out press invites. The invite image features a big 5 with ‘All you ever imagined, and more’ written underneath. The launch event will start at 2.30pm onwards on March 31.

Talking about specifications, the Mi 5 is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 SoC which is coupled with 3 GB RAM and is backed by Adreno 530. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and a 3000 mAh battery keeps the package running.

Although it comes with 32 and 64 GB of internal storage options, there’s no option for expanding the storage. It features a 16 MP rear camera and a 4 MP front camera and also boasts off 5.15 Full-HD display.

Xiaomi Mi 5 specifications:

  • CPU: Snapdragon 820 SoC
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • GPU: Adreno 530
  • Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Display: 5.15-inch Full-HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) LCD display with Gorilla Glass 4
  • Rear Camera: 16 MP with dual-LED flash and PDAF
  • Front Camera: 4 MP
  • Internal Storage: 32/64 GB
  • Other: Dual SIM, USB Type-C, Fingerprint Scanner, Quick Charge 3.0
  • Battery: 3000 mAh

As of now, there’s no information regarding the price of Xiaomi Mi 5 in India, but we don’t need to wait much as it will be revealed in the launch event.