Xiaomi has today finally confirmed the Xiaomi Mi5 release date to be 24th Feb, 2016. Hugo Barra, Xiaomi’s VP who joined Xiaomi last year from Google has just tweeted that #Mi5 is here and will be Xiaomi’s first product launch in 2016. Phone will release in China on 24th Feb and then in a few weeks in other countries like India, Malaysia, Indonesia, US and more.
Other than Hugo Barra, a few more exec level people at Xiaomi has also tweeted the same. That assures the complete plans of Xiaomi to be launching on 24th Feb, 2016.
Xiaomi had also earlier confirmed on the Snapdragon 820. Mi5 will be the first phone to be using the Qualcomm 820 chip and is believed to make the processing 2.5 times faster from what we have today in their 810 chip.
Congratulations to all who have been waiting for long for this news.