Xiaomi Mi 5

Xiaomi Mi 5
  • Display Size: 5.15 inch
  • Camera: 16MP,4-axis OIS camera
  • RAM: 3GB LPDDR4 dual-channel RAM
  • Dimensions: 144.5x 69.2 x 7.25 mm
  • Battery: 3000mAh (typ) / 2910mAh (min) lithium-ion polymer battery
  • CPU: Snapdragon 820 Quad-core Kryo 1.8GHz

Ratings From Our Experts

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

7.8 3.9 1
  • Build Quality 4 / 10
  • Chip-Set 6 / 10
  • Camera Quality 5 / 10
  • Connectivity 6 / 10
  • Battery Backup 6 / 10
  • Value For Money 5 / 10

Xiaomi Mi 5 - Full Specifications

Brand And Model

  • Brand Name of the brand which manufactures the device.
  • Model Model name or number of the device.


  • Height
  • Width
  • Thickness
  • Weight
    129 g
  • Colors Information about the colors, in which the device is available in the market.
  • Body Material The material used in the fabrications of the device's body.

Network And Technology

  • GSM
    850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz
  • CDMA
    850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100MHz
    1900 / 2000MHz
  • LTE
    FDD-LTE: B1 / B3 / B5 / B7 TD-LTE: B38 / B39 / B40 / B41


  • Display Size The mobile device is represented by the length of its diagonal which is measured in inches.
    5.15 inch
  • Display Type Whether the display is IPS or LED or OLED or AMOLED - It simplifies the type of the display used in the device.
    ultra-bright display
  • Display Features Information about the features of the display such as Capacitive touch, multitouch etc.
    Sunlight Display,Night Display,Reading mode Color,temperature adjustment
  • Resolution Display resolutions show the number of pixels on the horizontal and vertical side of the screen, higher the resolution is greater the details of the displayed content.
    920 x 1080 resolution, 428 PPI, 1500:1 contrast ratio


  • Primary Camera Information about the rear camera of the device. Sensor type, image resolutions, video resolutions, Flash type and Video FPS.
    16MP rear camera
  • Front Camera Information about the front side camera of the device. Image resolutions, Sensor type, Flash type, Video resolutions, Video FPS and other features.
    4MP front camera
  • Camera Features Information about additional software and hardware features of the primary and secondary camera, which improves its overall performance.
    DTI image enhancement,PDAF autofocus,32s manual exposure Qualcomm 2nd-gen Spectra,ISP Low light enhancement,HDR adjustments,Panorama,Auto HDR Burst mode,Face recognition
  • Video List of some common video formats supported by the device.
    4K video, 30 fps 1080p video, 30 fps 720p video, 30 fps 720p slow-mo, 120fps

Hardware and Software Details

  • Chip-Set The chip-set integrates different hardware components such as the CPU, GPU, memory, peripherals, interfaces, etc. As well as the software functioning.
    Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820
  • Operating System Information about the operating system used by the device and its version.
    Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • CPU CPU is the Central Processing Unit or the processor of the device. Information about the type and cores of the processor used in the device.
    Quad-core (2x1.8 GHz Kryo & 2x1.36 GHz Kryo) - Standard edition Quad-core (2x2.15 GHz Kryo & 2x1.6 GHz Kryo) - Prime & Pro edition
  • GPU GPU is Graphical Processing Unit. Information about GPU type, Cores and Frequency.
    Adreno 530 GPU


  • RAM information about the RAM capacity, type, channels and its frequency.
    3GB LPDDR4 dual-channel RAM
  • Internal Memory Information about the capacity of the inbuilt storage of the device. Sometimes some of the devices have a different variation in the terms of internal storage.
    32GB UFS 2.0 Flash
  • Card Slot Information about the expandable storage of the device


  • 3.5mm Jack Information, whether the device is having a 3.5mm audio jack
  • Speakers Information about number of speakers and types of speaker used in the device.
  • Simulated Surround


  • Bluetooth Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between two Bluetooth enabled devices over short distances.
    v4.2, A2DP,LE


  • USB Information about connector type, version, and features of the USB used in the device.


  • Wi-FI Information about frequency and capacity of the Wi-Fi signals.
    802.11a/b/g/n/ac dual-band Wi-Fi, MU-MIMO enabled


  • Traking/Positioning Information about positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.
    GPS,AGPS,GLONASS,BeiDou positioning


  • Sensors Information about the type of the sensors used in the device.
    Infrared,Gyroscope,Accelerometer,Proximity sensor,Ambient light sensor,Hall sensor,Electronic compass,Barometer


  • Browser Information about some features and standards supported by the browser of the devices.


  • Battery Capacity The capacity of the battery shows the maximum charge, which it can store, measured in mili-Ampere hours.
  • Type The battery type is determined by its structure and more specifically by the chemical used in it. There are different battery types available, where some of the commonly used batteries are Li-Ion and Li-Polymer.
    Non-removable Li-Po
  • Talk Time
  • Stand-By Time
  • Charger
    Quick Charge 3.0

Specific Absorption Rate

  • SAR US This SAR rating and shows the maximum and highest level of the exposure to electromagnetic radiation taken when the device is placed near to ear. The applicable limit for the US is 1.6 W/Kg per 1g of tissue. In the US the FCC tests and sets the SAR limits of the all mobile devices, which are controlled by the CTIA.
    0.70 W/kg (head) 1.42 W/kg (body)


  • Sim Card Type Information about the type and size of the SIM card used in the device.
  • No Of Sim Information about the SIM card quantity that can use in the device.
    Dual SIM

Releases & Availibility

  • Released & Available Information about the availability of the device in the market and its launch date.
    Available. Released 2016, April

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