Here is a good news for all the mobile junkies out there! Xiaomi’s most expensive Smartphone in India, Mi5, receives a price cut. Launched at Rs 24,999, the smartphone is now available at Rs 22,999.
What is the reason for the price slash?
Competition across the smartphone tiers has been red hot over the years in India and this season has seen a couple of high-end manufacturers cut their smartphone prices in India. Samsung kicked off the price war with price drops for the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, ahead of the Note 7’s launch in the country. Samsung has done a price cut of 11% and 10.5% for Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. Xiaomi quickly responded to its competitor’s strategy by slashing the price of its flagship product-Mi5.
Xiaomi Mi5 Specifications & Price in India
Xiaomi launched the Mi5 India March 2016.The dual-SIM (Nano+Nano) Xiaomi Mi5 features a 5.15-inch full HD (1080*1920 pixels) with curved 3D Ceramic glass and a pixel density of 423ppi. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdrafon 820 processor coupled with Adreno 530 GPU. It has a 16-megapixel Sony IMX298 camera sensor with PDAF and LED flash. The rear camera also sports 4-axis OIS and sapphire glass protection lens. The smartphone supports 4K video recording. It also offers a 4-megapixel front camera with 2-micron pixels. Both cameras feature a f/2.0 aperture.
Will these price drops tempt you to pick up a brand new Mi5?