One of the fast growing smartphone manufacturer “Xiaomi” has quite a fan following in Nepal. Now, Xiaomi Nepal is coming up with the latest flagship Xiaomi- Mi5s. The Xiaomi Mi 5s is completely different to its predecessor the “Xiaomi Mi 5”. Xiaomi Mi 5s has the aluminum body whereas the Mi 5 had a glass design.
The company will start pre-booking of the phone from 3rd January 2017. Introductory price is Rs. 45, 999 but after 7th January phone will be priced at Rs. 49, 999. You can pre-book the Mi 5s from here.
The Xiaomi Mi 5s comes with 1080X1920 pixels FHD IPS LCD display with 428 pixels per density. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor with quad-core (2X2.15 GHz Kryo & 2X1.6 GHz Kryo) CPU. For the GPU the device is rocking 624MHz Adreno 530, which is powerful to run highly graphics games. The processor is the same used by the Google Pixel and OnePlus 3T.
The model available for the Nepali market will be 64GB ROM with 3GB RAM variant with no option for the expansion. The phone will come in Gold color. According to the company the phone has the ultra-light sensitive camera. The primary camera is 12MP with f/2.0 aperture and a secondary camera of 4MP.
The Mi 5s is running on the MIUI 8.0 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. It packs 3200mAh battery with the Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0. The Mi 5s is 4G LTE compatible; the NTC user can enjoy the recently launched fouth-generation connectivity.
Here is the specification of the phone.
|Network||3G / 4G LTE / CDMA|
|Dimensions||145.6 x 70.3 x 8.3 mm (5.73 x 2.77 x 0.33 in)|
|Weight||145 g (5.11 oz)|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Display type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.15 inches (~71.4% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels (~428 ppi pixel density)|
|OS||MIUI 8.0 (based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821|
|CPU||Quad-core (2×2.15 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo)|
|GPU||624MHz Adreno 530|
|RAM||3 GB LPDDR4 1866MHz dual-channel|
|Memory||64 GB UFS2.0|
|Primary camera||12 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash|
|Features||1/2.3″ sensor size, 1.55µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection,|
|Secondary camera||4 MP, f/2.0, 1/3″ sensor size, 2µm pixel size, 1080p|
|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|
|USB||Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, Quick Charge 3.0|
|Sensors||Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
|Battery||Non-removable 3200 mAh (typ) / 3100 mAh (min) battery|