Xiaomi Mi 5 has finally reached India, and they revealed its pricing. It seems Xiaomi has no intention to launch 64GB and 128GB variant in India. So far their official website has listed only 32GB model. Just to remind that only 128GB variant of Mi 5 features 4GB RAM, and 32GB/64GB comes with 3GB RAM. 32GB Variant of Mi 5 also comes with downgraded Processor Speed. All three variant of Xiaomi Mi 5 features Snapdragon 820 CPU, but there is different in the clock speed. Snapdragon 820 in 32GB Variant has been clocked at 1.8 GHz, and in 64GB/128GB variant, 2-core has been clocked at 2.15 GHz and rest 2 at 1.8 GHz.
Apart from Processor, RAM and Storage, all variant of Xiaomi Mi 5 features 16-megapixel rear camera, 4-megapixel front camera, 5.15-inch Full HD Display, Front-facing Finger Print Scanner, 3000 mAh with quick-charger 3.0 feature etc.. It is available in three colors; White, Gold and Black. It runs MIUI 7 based on Android Marshmallow OS.
Xiaomi Mi 5 Price in India
As far as Pricing is concerned, Xiaomi Mi 5 costs little more in India compared to Chinese Market. In India, 32GB Varian will be sold for 24,999 RS. Chinese users pay 1999 Chinese Yuan (around 20,517 RS). Earlier Xiaomi sold its devices in India in less price compared to Chinese Market, like Mi 3 and Mi 4. However, 24,999 RS is even fair price for a smartphone with such specifications.
Mi 5 Release Date for India Market
Xiaomi Mi 5 will be available to order from Mi.com starting from April 6. A great rush is expected at the start, so all the users will not be able to buy on that day.
Mi Protect against Accidental Damage
Xiaomi Mi 5 already comes with one year standard warranty, but users can also get the protection for one year against accidental damage. This additional protection plan for Mi 5 costs 699 RS only, but worth enough to buy. Check the below image to understand what it covers and what not, and check Mi Website for more detail