Two Xiaomi handsets leak, one with duel rear cameras

Two Xiaomi handsets leak, one with duel rear cameras
Images of two different Xiaomi handsets have apparently been leaked, including one model with a pair of cameras on the back along with dual flash. There is speculation that the image is that of the Xiaomi Mi 5. For what it's worth, earlier this week we passed along rumored specs for the Mi 5 and they did not include two rear cameras. Nonetheless, the image could still be that of Xiaomi's next flagship model. It also could be a different phone altogether, or it could be a fake.

Another leaked Xiaomi device comes from China's Weibo site. There, a picture was discovered that allegedly reveals the back of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2. Last month, another picture claimed to show the back of the same model. While the two images do look similar, the speaker grill that appears on today's leak is not seen in the older picture. Both snapshots do show a similar layout for the camera, flash and fingerprint scanner.

Time to grab two grains of salt here and take one for each image. The Xiaomi Mi 5 isn't expected until November and this is probably the fourth back cover for the Redmi Note 2 that we've seen. The first two appeared back in October and in December.


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source: Weibo via Gadget-Nations, GforGames, Mobipicker

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Redmi Note 2
  • Display 5.5" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor MediaTek Helio X10, Octa-core, 2000 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB
  • Battery 3060 mAh(11.5h 3G talk time)
Mi 5
  • Display 5.2" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 4 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 820, Quad-core
  • Storage 128 GB
  • Battery 3000 mAh

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9 Comments

1. waddup121 unregistered

Mi5?????

2. yoosufmuneer

Posts: 1518; Member since: Feb 14, 2015

#1 Pic. There are minor scratches. What about durability? #2 one looks good.

3. tech2

Posts: 3487; Member since: Oct 26, 2012

There's a typo in the title. Its dual not 'duel'.

6. ViewFromTheTop

Posts: 28; Member since: Sep 08, 2014

EXACTLY what I was thinking. Wouldn't have come up in auto spell check because duel is also a valid word, meaning fight (I think). Dual meanwhile, means two, which is what the intended meanning is here.

7. yoosufmuneer

Posts: 1518; Member since: Feb 14, 2015

Yes. Duel means fight

8. justrt

Posts: 446; Member since: Jul 10, 2014

I came to see if someone mentioned that in the comments

9. downphoenix

Posts: 3165; Member since: Jun 19, 2010

maybe the cameras fight each other every time you take a shot.

4. Fardon

Posts: 96; Member since: Nov 24, 2014

Fingerprint sensor needs to be on the front.

5. Guaire

Posts: 886; Member since: Oct 15, 2014

Both seems fake to me. First one looks good and fresh, second one seems like photoshopped MX5, badly. First one lacks of antenna rifts on metal(?) rim. Except HTC One, dual camera modules of Linximaging, Toshiba and Corephotonics came as one module. So flash shouldn't be between two camera. Both possible but not likely IMO.

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