Hugo Barra Confirmed, Xiaomi Mi 5 Will Have Snapdragon 820 SoC
After so much of waiting and rumors it seems finally we are going to see much awaited device from Xiaomi, the Xiaomi Mi 5, there were several leaks and rumors were roaming around on internet from very long time, but today Hugo Barra, Global VP Xiaomi has confirmed one of the main things about this upcoming device.
Today Hugo Barra has revealed that Xiaomi Mi 5 will be powered by Qualcomm’s latest chipset, the Snapdragon 820, which means Xiaomi Mi 5 will be one of the first devices to get Snapdragon 820 SoC on it.
Later Xiaomi co-founder Liwan Jiang took Weibo and confirm that Xiaomi Mi 5 will have Snapdragon 820 in it, he also revealed that this device will be launched after Chinese Spring Festival which is on February 8.
As of now we had seen lots of leaks about this device and as per them Xiaomi Mi 5 will have curved display panel with very thin bezels, some reports also confirmed that there will be a physical home button which will have world’s smallest fingerprint sensor on it.
It will feature an 5.2-inch QHD (2560×1440 pixels) display, 4GB RAM, 32GB/64GB ROM, 16-megapixel rear and 13-megapixel selfie camera, houses 3,600mAh battery, and for connectivity will have options like 4G LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth and NFC, and when it comes to software front, it is expected to run on MIUI 7.