It was widely believed that Xiaomi would release the Mi 5 this year as a flagship. But some reports have suggested that Xiaomi has postponed the release of Mi 5 to 2016. Xiaomi Mi 5 specs have been leaked before its launch.
As expected, Xiaomi Mi 5 will be a flagship device. Mi 5 is expected to have the latest Snapdragon 820 SoC. Although not yet launched, Snapdragon 820 is expected to feature in every flagship device in the year 2016.
Other features include a 5.3in IPS capacitive display. Snapdragon 820 SoC will be octa core and will have clock speed of 2.2 GHz quad-core and 1.8GHz quad-core. The primary camera will be 16MP while the front camera will be 5MP.
Connectivity options include LTE, HSPA, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 2.0 and microUSB connectivity. It is also expected that Xiaomi Mi 5 will have a fingerprint sensor.
None of the specs are confirmed from Xiaomi but the source is reliable and most of the previous rumours have turned out to be true.