Xiaomi has presented Xiaomi Mi5c, a smartphone that although arriving much later than expected, hides a surprise inside.
We’ve been hearing rumors about the design and features of the Xiaomi Mi5c for months. Since last year we have seen leaks and images of the terminal that today finally become a reality. And they become reality for quite a few hours before its start of long, thanks to which we already know all the details.
In addition, this new smartphone brand, as we advanced a few lines back, hides an interesting surprise inside, which is none other than the arrival of the first processor developed by the company. It is the Surge S1, which stands out among the features of the Xiaomi Mi5C which we review below.
Features of the Xiaomi Mi5C
Curiously, the appearance of the terminal has occurred in the official forum of Xiaomi, which shows all the images and features of the Xiaomi Mi5 that should become official in just a few hours.
It is a phone that dominates an ultra slim design, lightweight (barely weighs 132 grams) starring a 5.15 inch JDI screen and Full HD resolution with the presence of almost nonexistent 1.6mm bezels. It has a front panel that boasts 550-nit brightness, 2048 levels of brightness with the most accurate backlight controls. Then we leave a complete gallery of the Xiaomi Mi5C so you know all the details of its design.
However, the main novelty of this Xiaomi Mi5c is the presence of the company’s own chipset called Surge S1, a 64-bit octa-core processor (2.2GHz quad-core A53 + 1.4GHz quad- Core A53). It is a CPU that is placed at the level of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 or the Helio P20 of MediaTek reaching a score higher than the 64,000 points in the test bench of AnTuTu. A 3GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage can be added to it by using MicroSD cards.
It also comes with a large camera sensor with a pixel size of 1.25μm which runs on the ISP algorithm to enhance the sensitivity of light. All in a 12 Megapixel sensor. As far as the battery is concerned, we have a 2,860m mAh component with MIUI 8 as an operating system.
Here is the summary of features of the Xiaomi Mi5C:
- Processor S1 surge of eight cores and 64 bits (2.2GHz quad-core A53 + 1.4GHz quad-core A53)
- 5.15 “screen and FullHD resolution
- Thin and light metal body: 132 g and 7.09 mm thick
- 286th mAh battery with 9V / 2A fast charge
- 3GB of RAM
- 64GB of storage
- 12MP rear camera with a pixel size of 1.25 microns
- 8 mpx front camera
- Front Fingerprint Sensor
- USB Type C
- MIUI 8 upgradeable to Android 7.1
- 144.38 x 69.68 x7.09 mm
- 132 g
As for the availability of the terminal, it will hit the stores on March 3 in gold, black and golden rose; And we already know that the price of Xiaomi Mi5C of 3GB RAM and 64GB of storage will be 1,499 yuan, or around $200.