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Chinese phone maker Xiaomi has officially announced the introduction of the Mi 5 flagship smartphone for the UAE market. The smartphone is now available at all Etisalat retail outlets for a price of just 1349 AED.
As a part of the launch promotion, consumers will also get a free Mi Band fitness tracker along with the device. Specification wise, the Mi 5 is powered by the latest quad-core Snapdragon 820 processor with 3GB RAM, and a fast 32GB internal storage that’s based on the latest Universal Flash Storage (UFS 2.0). The device runs on the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow, tagged with the latest MI UI.
The Mi 5 smartphone comes with a built-in modem that supports VoLTE services, and download speeds up to 600 Mbps from 4G networks. Users will also be able to enjoy crisp videos and images with the 5.15-inch FHD IPS display. The device houses a massive 3000 mAh battery with quick charge support. About the build, the smartphone itself is made of a mix of 3D ceramic material and glass body. The whole device weighs just about 129g.
Camera optical devices include a 16MP rear facing camera which brings support for 4-axis optical image stabilization. This should help to eliminate most of the shakes that causes blur in images. Other features include NFC connectivity.