Xiaomi which is known for its mid range android powered phones has officially announced its Mi 5X phone on July 26. There have been several leeks about this device and most of them have been confirmed and were accurate. Xiaomi Mi 5x has a 5.5 inch display with a nice resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The device is a mid range phone which is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625. This is the same processor which has been tested and proved its worth in Moto Z Play and ASUS ZenFone 3.
Xiaomi has also offered 4GB RAM and 64GB internal memory which can also be expanded up to 256GB through a microSD card slot. Mi 5X despite being a mid-ranger looks great due to its uni-body metal design with rounded edges. One of the key features of this device is the dual 12 megapixel rear camera setup which has been arranged horizontally in the top-left corner. The rear panel also hosts dual-LED flash unit and a circular fingerprint reader. Xiaomi did not incorporate a physical home button instead it was replaced by capacitive keys.
Mi 5X also has an 8 megapixel front camera which allows user to take quality selfies. The device comes with MIUI 9 which is based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat. The device only weighs 165g and comes in three colors. Mi 5X is powered by a 3080mAh non removable battery. The retail value of Mi 5X is 1499 Yuan in China which is roughly estimated to $220. Despite this low price Xiaomi has managed to include many key features in this device and it can easily compete high end devices with its looks. If you are planning to get your hands on this device, you will not have to wait a few months as the device will be available in Chinese market by next month.