Design5.3
Features6.6
Performance6.1
Price5
5.8 out of 10

It was launched in February 2016. The phone comes with a 5.15-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels at a PPI of 428 pixels per inch. It’s price in India starts from Rs. 22999.

The Xiaomi Mi 5 is motorized by 1.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor and it comes with 3GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB of inner storage cannot be extended. As per as the cameras are concerned, it  packs a 16-megapixel main camera on the rear and a 4-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
It runs Android 6.0 and is motorized by a 3000mAh non detachable battery. It measures 144.50 x 69.20 x 7.25 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 129.00 grams.

LAUNCH Announced 2016, February
Status Available. Released 2016, April
DISPLAY Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.15 inches (~73.1% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels (~428 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
– MIUI 7.0
CAMERA Primary 16 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, OIS (4-axis), dual-LED (dual tone) flash,check quality
Features 1/2.8″ sensor size, 1.12 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps, check quality
Secondary 4 MP, f/2.0, 1/3″ sensor size, 2µm pixel size, 1080p@30fps
SOUND Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
LAUNCH Announced 2016, February
Status Available. Released 2016, April
BODY Dimensions 144.6 x 69.2 x 7.3 mm (5.69 x 2.72 x 0.29 in)
Weight 129 g / 139 g (4.90 oz)
Build Corning Gorilla Glass 4 back panel
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
NETWORK Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
FEATURES Sensors Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML5
Java No
– Fast battery charging: 83% in 30 min (Quick Charge 3.0)
– MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.265 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
PLATFORM OS Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820
CPU Quad-core (2×1.8 GHz Kryo & 2×1.36 GHz Kryo) – Standard edition
Quad-core (2×2.15 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo) – Prime & Pro edition
GPU Adreno 530
MEMORY Card slot No
Internal 128 GB, 4 GB RAM – Pro edition
64 GB, 3 GB RAM – Prime edition
32 GB, 3 GB RAM – Standard
BATTERY Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery
COMMS WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes
Infrared port Yes
Radio No
USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
MISC Colors Black, White, Gold, Ceramic
SAR US 0.70 W/kg (head)     1.42 W/kg (body)
Price group 7/10
TESTS Performance Basemark OS II: 2444 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 2180
Basemark X: 33110
Display Contrast ratio: 1227:1 (nominal), 3.240 (sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 67dB / Noise 67dB / Ring 74dB
Audio quality Noise -95.3dB / Crosstalk -95.4dB
Battery life
Endurance rating 92h
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