Xiaomi 5X is now Official
Xiaomi has become one of the best smartphone brands in India. Along with the release of Mi 6 on 19th July, this year it was scheduled that Xiaomi is working on a device with dual camera and MIUI 9.0. It was already launched in China with a price tag of ¥ 1,499 (approx. 15,000 in India rupees). The device is named Xiaomi Mi 5X which will be available in three color variants, i.e., Gold, Black and Rose Gold. The company made it official today itself and will release it soon in India. The Mi 5X is also touted to be a scaled down variant of the flagship Mi 6 with dual camera at the rear. Also, it may mark the launch of the new MIUI 9.0.
The Mi 5X will have a slick all-metal unibody design. The device seems premium and the company has adopted the design language of the iPhone 7. Xiaomi has also provided with an anti-fingerprint coating on the handset. The fingerprint scanner is present on the rear of the device unlikely on the iPhone 7. Mi 5X is definitely a good looking device by Xiaomi.
• 5.5” Full HD (1080 x 1920p) display with 401 PPI
• 4 GB RAM
• 64 GB inbuilt storage, expandable via microSD
• Android v7.1.2 Nougat with MIUI 9.0
• 2.0 GHz Octa-Core Processor with Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 SoC and Adreno 506
• 12MP + 12MP dual lens rear camera with autofocus and dual LED flash and 5 MP front camera
• 3080 mAH battery capacity with Type-C charging port
Xiaomi has officially announced the MIUI 9.0 along with the Mi 5X. The device will feature the company’s new UI based on Android 7.1 Nougat. A bunch of new features which include smart launcher, inbuilt image search, smart assistant, a new file system, new set of icons and much more. Therefore, the company promise is made by the company to provide quick updates and you can also wait and enroll for the Beta which starts from 11th of August.