The phone Xiaomi Mi 5 Pro was announced in the month of February 2016 and released in April 2016. Xiaomi is a privately owned Chinese company which is popular in the smartphone market. The Xiaomi Mi 5 can be considered as the earlier version of this model.
The body dimension of the phone is 5.69*2.72*0.29 inches, weighing about 139 grammes. The size of the screen is about 5.15 inches, which is equivalent to 73% of the screen to body ratio. The screen resolution of the multi-touch screen is 1080*1920 pixels which is equivalent to 428 ppi pixel density. The screen type is IPS LCD capacitive with 16 M colours. The screen is protected with the corning gorilla glass 4 with the back panel, and the user interface is MIUI 7.0
The phone performs with the quad-core CPU in the standard edition with 2*1.8 GHz Kryo and 2*1.36 GHz Kryo and with the prime and pro edition with 2*2.15 Kryo and 2*1.6 GHz Kryo. The chipset is of Qualcomm MSM8896 and the Snapdragon 820. The operating system of the phone is Android v6.0 ( Marshmallow). The GPU of the phone is Adreno 530 which provides a smooth gaming experience. The internal memory of the phone is 128 GB for the pro edition and possesses 4 GB RAM. The messaging features of the phone include Push mail, IM, MMS, Email, SMS with the threaded view options. There are various sensor features like the proximity, barometer, fingerprint, compass, accelerometer, gyroscope, etc. Additional features like the document viewer, photo or video editor are also present.
The primary camera of the phone is 16 megapixels with f/2.0, the autofocus features and phase detection, dual tone Flash with dual LED with the OIS of 4-axis. The other noteworthy features of the camera are touch focus, panorama, geo-tagging, smile detection, 1.12 um pixel size with a sensor size of 1/ 2.8”. The secondary camera possesses 4 megapixels with f/2.0, 2 um pixel size, 1/ 3” sensor size and 1080p@30fps. The video capacity of the phone is 720p@120fps, 1080p@30fps and 2160p@30fps. It possesses both audio and video playback with polyphonic ringtones with WAV and MP3. The audio supports WAV / FLAC player / eAAC+ / MP3 formats.
The phone possesses a battery of 3000 mAh capacity, which is a non-removable Li-Po in nature. There is a fast charging option called the Quick Charge 3.0 which is capable of charging about 83% within 30 mins. The connectivity in the phone is available with Bluetooth, GPS and Wi-Fi. The Bluetooth is of version 4.2 with A2DP, LE, the GPS comes with the GLONASS, BDS and the A-GPS features. The WLAN connectivity comes with Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/nac, WiFi direct, hotspot, dual-band, DLNA. For the connectivity, the phone also possesses infrared port and NFC. The USB port is of type C 1.0 with the reversible connector. With GPRS, EDGE, the internet browsing activities are performed with the WAP and Android Webkit. The frequency bands available are GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz and HSPA+ 850/900/1900/2100.
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