MWC 2016 will be held in Barcelona next month. Lot of top devices will be launched at this event. Xiaomi’s global operations head Hugo Barra has confirmed that Xiaomi Mi 5 will be one of the devices on show at the MWC 2016.
“Xiaomi #Mi5 media preview in Barcelona on Feb 24 – our first time ever hosting an event at MWC. Can’t wait!” said Barra on Twitter.
About 90% of Xiaomi’s devices sold in last year were in China. Xiaomi is looking at international markets this year and MWC 2016 will provide the perfect launchpad.
Xiaomi Mi 5 is flagship device of this year and will boast impressive specs. It will have a 5.2″ display with QHD resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. This display will be protected by Gorilla Glass 4. It will be powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 820 processor and will have 4GB of RAM.
Xiaomi Mi 5 will have a 16MP rear camera with OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) and the front camera will be 8MP. It will run on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with a layer of MIUI 7 over it. The battery capacity will be 3,600mAh.