Xiaomi is sending invitations for a July 26 event where it will unveil the Xiaomi Mi 5X. Mi 5X is another variant for its successful Mi 5 smartphone after the Xiaomi Mi 5c. Xiaomi has already launched a bunch of smartphones this year. And from past few weeks various rumors are surfacing on internet for Xiaomi’s upcoming smartphones which include Redmi 5, Redmi Note 5 and now with recent teaser Xiaomi is expected to reveal the new Mi 5X.
The teaser posted by Xiaomi on its Weibo account. The teaser contains an image showing actor Kris Wu holding the device that has a dual rear camera setup similar to iPhone 7 plus along with a dual-LED flash module, and at the centre sits the fingerprint scanner. It also reveals that the device will feature the latest MIUI 9, which will make its official debut as well.
The Xiaomi Mi 5X is still a mystery to some extent. According to the previous rumors, the Xiaomi Mi 5X is alleged to sport a 5.5” full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display. It is expected to be powered by the Snapdragon 625 SoC paired with 4GB of RAM. Talking about the pricing, the Xiaomi Mi 5X is rumoured to cost around CNY 1,999 (Rs. 19,000/ $296 approx)
As we mentioned earlier, the Xiaomi Mi 5X will launch with MIUI 9. The MIUI 9 is Xiaomi’s next mobile OS iteration that will come with a design overhaul and Android Nougat. Xiaomi recently enlisted the number of devices that will be getting MIUI 9, which is slated to arrive by August 16.