Xiaomi Mi 5 comes with many interesting things to offer. It has two SIM card slots that can accommodate different providers simultaneously. You can manage them according to your needs and take advantage of any data plans. The phone has attractive and solid design. It boasts a 5.15″ IPS LCD display that dominates the front panel. It has a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels (428 ppi pixel density) which is quite high for its size. You can expect high quality visuals and great viewing experience coming from the display. The touchscreen is responsive and already supports multitouch. It allows you to navigate through menus smoothly. As a protection from scratches, the phone is covered by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. There are other supporting features like MIUI 7.0, Accelerometer, Gyroscope and Proximity sensor.
Xiaomi Mi 5 runs on Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system. Under the hood, a quad-core (2×1.8 GHz Kryo & 2×1.36 GHz Kryo) processor is paired with Adreno 530 GPU and 3 GB of RAM. The performance is quite satisfying. It delivers fast processing speed and feels responsive to use. Apps can be launched effortlessly and the transition between menus is so smooth. There’s no serious delay that can stop you from working. To accommodate your videos, photos and music, it provides 32 GB of internal storage. The absence of memory card slot shouldn’t be a big deal. The phone has complete connectivity features including Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot; Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, LE; NFC; Infrared port; and USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector.
The primary 16 MP camera is embedded on the back of the phone. There are many supporting features such as f/2.0 aperture, phase detection autofocus, OIS (4-axis), dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1/2.8″ sensor size, 1.12 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR mode and video recording capability up to 2160p@30fps. On the front panel, there is a secondary 4 MP camera with f/2.0 aperture, 1/3″ sensor size, 2µm pixel size and video recording capability. Other included features: Compass, Barometer, Fast battery charging: 83% in 30 min (Quick Charge 3.0), Fingerprint (front-mounted), Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, GPS with A-GPS and GLONASS/ BDS, FM radio, Email, Push Email, Instant Messaging, HTML5 browser, MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player, MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.265 player, Document viewer, Photo editor, Video editor, Voice memo, Voice dial and more.
Dimensions: 144.6 x 69.2 x 7.3 mm (5.69 x 2.72 x 0.29 in)
Weight: 129 g / 139 g (4.90 oz)
Xiaomi Mi 5 Master Reset Method
1. From Main Menu go to Settings.
2. Find Backup and Reset option.
3. Select Factory Data Reset.
4. Tap Reset Phone.
5. Select Erase Everything.