New Mi5 photo leaks show us the phone's slender profile. Update: Proven fake

New Mi5 photo leaks show us the phone's slender profile. Update: Proven fake
Update: As pointed out by a few of our avid readers, these images are actually fan-made concepts of the Mi4. A link to the "concept-phones.com" page that has the original pictures can be found in the source below

Xiaomi hasn't really kept a tight veil around the next installment of its flagship smartphone, it seems, as we've seen quite a few leaks lately, detailing both the phone's hip design, and impressive specs.

So far we've seen photos of the phone's super-thin side bezels, though we haven't had a nice look of its slim profile. Well, thanks to another leak, published by Chinese tech blogging site IT Home, we can now feast our eyes on what is allegedly the Xiaomi Mi5's slender chassis.

If you've missed the news – these unibody casings are meant to hold a 64-bit octa-core Snapdragon 810 CPU, with the Adreno 430 GPU, a 5.7" QHD (1440 x 2560) resolution screen, and a 20.7 MP Sony Exmor sensor for its main snapper, all priced at $325 off-contract.

Anxious to see it? Well, latest rumors claim that it may make an appearance at 2015's CES in Las Vegas – that's next month. Looks like Xiaomi is slowly, but surely, moving towards that global push that's supposed to launch it to the top spot in the smartphone manufacturer ladder, as this is the first time that the company has chosen to unveil a new model at an event held in the USA.


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13 Comments

1. Bondurant

Posts: 780; Member since: Jun 04, 2014

FAKE ALERT

2. makdroid

Posts: 2; Member since: Oct 18, 2013

I don't care if companies tend to copy others if they implement it in better way. If the pictures above are for real, I am definitely buying the Mi5.

3. HugoBarraCyanogenmod

Posts: 1412; Member since: Jul 06, 2014

Photoshop obvious

4. Guaire

Posts: 885; Member since: Oct 15, 2014

It was a Mi4 concept made by a fan more than half a year ago. Google it.

5. NightSurfer

Posts: 101; Member since: Sep 06, 2014

Xiaomi never failed to impress me. Bring that metal beast to more markets and kill the ugly iPhone to rest.

12. AlikMalix unregistered

I disagree with your apple hate comment, but i'll give you an upvote, just because you seem to be desperate for one... hope the excitement doesnt make your head explode... enjoy...

6. ancellim

Posts: 39; Member since: Mar 24, 2014

concept-phones.com You can find it there.

7. kaikuheadhunterz

Posts: 1157; Member since: Jul 18, 2013

Mi series phones getting uglier after each generation

8. pa1rth2

Posts: 1; Member since: Nov 17, 2014

According to me its s**t

9. Jonas_london

Posts: 26; Member since: Dec 02, 2014

I think the mi 3 had the best design in xiaomi stable they just need to refine it rather then a new design

10. iLovesarcasm

Posts: 589; Member since: Oct 20, 2014

Good design but they steal data.

11. Neo_Huang

Posts: 1067; Member since: Dec 06, 2013

Everyone steals data.

13. Jonas_london

Posts: 26; Member since: Dec 02, 2014

Every one steals data just search NSA on google and you find out that every govt had sniffing tools that keep a tab on your data... Ever heard about Edward Snowden and what he told the world

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