First Xiaomi phone with dual camera setup
Design and OS
The Xiaomi Mi 5S features a 5.5-inch IPS LCD display of full HD resolution. The display comes with force touch feature that detects the level of pressure applied on the screen and takes appropriate action accordingly.
The smartphone runs on Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system.
Under the hood, the smartphone boasts of probably the best available performance features available today. They include a pair of dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 processors having enormous clock speed of 2.15GHz and 1.59HZ. It is bundled with a gigantic 6GB RAM that keeps this device working smoothly irrespective of number of tasks running on background. Its Adreno 530 GPU is more than enough powerful to run most of the high end games without any lags.
Camera and Storage
The Xiaomi Mi 5S dons a dual rear camera setup, becoming the first phone from Xiaomi to do so. The have resolution of 16MP and is equipped with LED flash along with other features like phase detection autofocus digital zoom, auto flash, face detection etc. On the front, it features 4MP camera that click good quality selfies. The device comes with a 32GB onboard storage which is non expandable.
Connectivity and Battery
Connectivity options present in this phone are dual SIM, 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11, ac, hotspot tethering, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC and USB type C. Sensors present in this device include light, proximity, accelerometer, barometer, compass, gyroscope along with an ultrasonic fingerprint sensor on the back. The device is powered by 3,500mAh li-polymer battery of non removable nature.
The Xiaomi Mi 5S is a new flagship phone from the brand, which continues to impress us by providing whole range of powerful features at a reasonable price. Deemed as a worthy successor to the popular Mi 5 smartphone, the feature which really sets it apart is its dual camera setup. Along with that it contains powerful configuration that delivers top notch performance.