Rear image of highly spec'd Xiaomi Mi 5s leaks?

Rear image of highly spec'd Xiaomi Mi 5s leaks?
It was just a few days ago when we showed you a live image of the Xiaomi Mi 5s. That photo showed the front of the device, and today's leak completes the bookend effect by showing what is allegedly the back of the same model. While we were somewhat cynical about the legitimacy of the round home button seen on the picture of the phone's front panel, it just might have been done in connection with Qualcomm's ultrasonic fingerprint reader, which will be found embedded under the screen.

A recent trip through AnTuTu revealed that the phone carries a 5.15-inch Force Touch display with a 1080 x 1920 resolution. Driving the device is the Snapdragon 821 SoC carrying a quad-core 2.15GHz CPU, and the Adreno 530 GPU. A previous leak told us to be on the lookout for two versions of the Mi 5s. One will have 3GB of RAM and 64GB of native storage. The other includes 4GB of RAM and 128GB of internal memory. A third model with 6GB of RAM and 256GB of flash memory has also been rumored.

A 16MP rear-camera offers an f/1.8 aperture and 4-axis OIS, and an 8MP front-facing camera handles selfies and video chats. Keeping the lights on is the 3490mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0, and Android 6.0.1 is pre-installed.

Since a previously rumored September 14th unveiling date has come and gone with no unveiling of the Mi 5s, the next rumored date for an unveiling is September 24th.

Leaked photograph allegedly showing the back of the Xiaomi Mi 5s

Leaked photograph allegedly showing the back of the Xiaomi Mi 5s


source: @Reviewer (Weibo) via TechUpdate3.com

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10 Comments

1. Madmax

Posts: 110; Member since: Aug 19, 2016

It looks ugly.. Really... Xiaomi was making good phones.. but what happened to this back.. Oh my.. lokks like a glossy lumia with that center camera.. Yikes

2. Barney_stinson

Posts: 672; Member since: May 30, 2016

but its price will not be ugly!!! and just put on a case!

8. dazed1

Posts: 777; Member since: Jul 28, 2015

Load of BS, when this phone will be released, it will be AT LEAST 500$, (not China prices) for that price you got S7, which is like 10x better.

10. yoghibawono

Posts: 240; Member since: May 04, 2016

That is why never be the early adopter especially products from non official reseller.

3. techlover2017

Posts: 65; Member since: Aug 22, 2016

Lumia........ugly?..... Go to doctor dude.

4. MaryPoopins

Posts: 324; Member since: Jan 15, 2015

Hurry up and release so you can take my money !!

5. BoardDWorld

Posts: 117; Member since: Aug 17, 2016

Just like the front with the ugly round sensor zone this shot does look weird/ugly. Wait and see but it would be the first ugly phone I've seen them make.

6. MaryPoopins

Posts: 324; Member since: Jan 15, 2015

I'd put large amounts of money on that circular button front being a fake. Wait and see for the official reveal.

7. SYSTEM_LORD

Posts: 1168; Member since: Oct 05, 2015

I have mixed feelings about this new look. On the one hand, the higher clicked SoC (via underclocking) and the 16% bigger battery means better battery life and the F1.8 aperture means better lowlight, the original Mi 5 looks way better. If this thing has an improved camera, battery, and a decent price (less than 25% over the original Mi 5), I'll get it. If not, I'll just get the original Mi 5. It's win-win either way ;-)

9. Rock_Hardwood

Posts: 117; Member since: May 11, 2015

Is the chicom soldier their mascot? still wear the same hat they did when they killed our troops in korea. Mao would have loved the little red star.

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