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Xiaomi Mi 5x To Launch in India on 5th September

Xiaomi Mi 5x To Launch in India on 5th September

"Can't wait for you guys to check out Xiaomi's first dual-camera phone in India". The Xiaomi Mi 6 was priced at RMB 2499 ( Rs. 23445 approx) and the ceramic variant (not available in India) costed RMB 2999 (Rs. 28153 approx.) at the time of its launch in China. The camera setup offers features like 2x optical zoom and phase-detection Auto Focus. On the front, the phone features a single 5 MP camera. It has 5.5-inch 1080p 2.5D curved glass display, Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 Mobile platform, Android 7.1 (Nougat) and 3080 mAh battery.

It was also reported that Xiaomi might launch the Mi 5X as an Android One phone with the name "Xiaomi A1". This announcement has set the rumour mills running that it will be the 'global launch of the Xiaomi Mi 5x smartphone. Now the company has started sending invites for the launch event scheduled on September 5th. The phone runs MIUI 9 out of the box. Only Mi India fans can register for this event and they have to register before 31st August, 10 PM. Total, Xiaomi might be one of these three gadgets, or, if lucky, will announce all the new products immediately. The storage in the phone is expandable up to 128GB with a microSD card slot.

The primary rear camera is a wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture and 1.25 µm pixel size while the second sensor is a telephoto lens with f/2.6 aperture and 1.0 µm pixel size.

However, the most exciting feature of the upcoming phone is its camera.

The Mi 5X notably brings the Mi 6's dual rear cameras to the masses. Considering the phone costs 1499 Yuan ($222 Dollars or Rs. 14,300 approx.) in China, we expect the Indian retail price to be somewhere around Rs. 14,999. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth and 4G.