Xiaomi Mi 5s and Mi 5s Plus leaks galore; image of phone, box and promotional poster are here

Xiaomi Mi 5s and Mi 5s Plus leaks galore; image of phone, box and promotional poster are here
We told you to expect more leaks pertaining to the Xiaomi Mi 5s and Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus with the unveiling of both phones reportedly coming on September 27th. We have just taken a look at a multitude of new images and leaks including a promotional poster for the Mi 5s. The poster reveals that the phone will launch on September 29th through Chinese online retailer JD.com. Additionally, a shrink wrapped retail box for the Mi 5s Plus has surfaced.

Perhaps the most exciting leak to date is an image of the back of the Mi 5s in Black. The photo reveals the dual-camera set up that we told you about yesterday, along with the tapered back design used on the Xiaomi Mi 5.

The Xiaomi Mi 5s is expected to be priced at the equivalent of $300 USD with a $450 USD cost for the Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus. Besides the rear facing dual-camera setup, Xiaomi has teased the Snapdragon Sense ID ultrasonic fingerprint scanner that will be embedded under the hood of both phones, and we've seen screenshots showing that Force Touch will be employed on the new models.

Check out the new images by clicking on the slideshow below.


source: @KJuma (Weibo), XiaomiToday

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17 Comments

1. truthwins unregistered

450$ price tag for that quality device im sold. Take my money xiaomi.

4. cruzfire

Posts: 13; Member since: Mar 02, 2015

In Spain I can get an S7 with supreme screen and camera for that kind of chips, this guy's should never cross the 300$ barrier.

15. SYSTEM_LORD

Posts: 1168; Member since: Oct 05, 2015

I'm ready, I'm ready? 2016 such a great year for non-Apple non-Note users!

2. flow280

Posts: 33; Member since: May 09, 2016

One day it's Xamxung, next days it's Mi'pple

3. NoAllegiance unregistered

I try to be lenient with these Chinese companies and their design cues but this is too closely related to the iPhone 7. Even the boxing of the device.

5. aman5mathur

Posts: 236; Member since: Mar 28, 2014

Oh man, im just hoping it is released in india. We're hungry for it!!

8. Ezio2710

Posts: 548; Member since: Aug 22, 2015

You have to wait atleast 2-3 months

13. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

and another extra 2-3 months if you miss flash sale or if its sold out everywhere

6. Martin_Cooper

Posts: 1774; Member since: Jul 30, 2013

Too bad its going to have a s**tty english rom at best alongside with a chinese one.

11. MaryPoopins

Posts: 324; Member since: Jan 15, 2015

It's probably going to have a great English ROM like all other Xiaomi phones. But hey, keep spouting your lies, maybe someone will listen.

7. Bankz

Posts: 2454; Member since: Apr 08, 2016

Lol... They aren't even hiding it anymore. Yet people bash the Iphone's design? Apple are really trail blazers tbh anything they do, everyone wants to copy. Iphones have the most iconic designs tbh and this is even without any fancy physical features.. Infact the iphone 6 series are probably the most copied designs of all time even after envious bashing by rival fan boys

9. trojan_horse

Posts: 5868; Member since: May 06, 2016

Quote: "Infact the iphone 6 series are probably the most copied designes of all time" Really? The iPhone 6's design was copied off the HTC M7/M8.

10. Bankz

Posts: 2454; Member since: Apr 08, 2016

Lol no. The iphone only used the htc antenna bands design pattern. Otherwise the iphone and htc look completely different to each other, I mean, have you even seeing both of them even? Lol, Or you're so filled with apple hate? One is curved, the other is flat. One is fat, the other is thin. One has no home button, the other has one. One has dual ff speakers, the other has one. One has a centered camera, the other has a side mounted camera. So what's the similarity here Mr trojan? Except they're both metal (that the iphone had 2 years before) and have almost thesame antenna bands? (Not thesame actually) Btw have you ever seeing any chinese oem copying the htc m7/8 design? Even once? Well, No! But you see almost all chinese oems copying exact iphone designs to the latter, to the point that even the htc A9 had to make a copy for themselves. You see, don't always allow hate consume you.

14. ramdroid

Posts: 117; Member since: May 21, 2016

Yes it has the same huge bezels and exactly the metal back and not curved glass at all.... I can see how it looks like an iPhone ..... For a blind person

12. MaryPoopins

Posts: 324; Member since: Jan 15, 2015

Thank God it's going for sale on JD.com. Their usual lottery of releasing a few thousand on their website just didn't work. You could never grab one, and all the ones that were taken ended up on taobao.com with an insane mark-up for the next 6 months. My money is ready on Sep 29th. :))

16. PeteScoff

Posts: 15; Member since: Nov 05, 2015

Looks really promising, I subscribed to the mailing list at Geekbuying, hopefully I get a discount.

17. govind_dheda

Posts: 22; Member since: Aug 17, 2016

Xiaomi Mi 5S Releasing Today With Ultrasonic Fingerprint Scanner, Force Touch And High-Res Camera...themobileupdates.com/xiaomi/xiaomi-mi-5s-​releasing-today-with-ultrasonic-fingerprint-scanne​r-force-touch-and-high-res-camera/

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