Earlier this month, we learned that Xiaomi is all set to take wraps off its next flagship, the Mi 5 on January 21. Ever since then, we ve seen the leaked press images showing off the front-facing fingerprint sensor and a glimpse at its thin bezels. Now a couple of leaked photos of the front-panel confirm the physical home button and the display size. Also Read - Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 could launch as a high-end phone with tons of exciting featuresAlso Read - Xiaomi confirms Mi 11 Lite colour variants in India: Here are the options available
The front-facing home button is also said to come embedded with a fingerprint scanner. The leaked front-panel photos also reveals that the Mi 5 is set to come with rounded corners, which is in line with earlier leaks. Also Read - Best wearable gift ideas under Rs 5,000 for Father's Day 2021
The photo also shows the panel s back with all of its connectors. But the photo also raises questions about the display of the flagship smartphone. Some of the previous leaks suggested that the Mi 5 could come with a 5.2-inch QHD display, but the leaker now claims that the smartphone could come with 5-inch full HD (1080p) display.
Xiaomi Mi 5 specifications and features: So with the latest leak, the Mi 5 could feature either a 5-inch full HD display or a 5.2-inch QHD display. It is expected to be powered by Qualcomm s Snapdragon 820 SoC paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage.
On the camera front, a combination of 16-megapixel rear snapper with LED flash and an 8-megapixel selfie unit could be in tow. In terms of software, it could run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow based MIUI 7.
As of now, it s not sure what has in store with the Mi 5, but we expect more details to pour in as the launch gets closer.