Xiaomi is currently working on multiple projects, one of them being the Mi 5X smartphone. Now, it appears like The Chinese technology giant recently took to the online medium to share a video that promotes the Mi 5X smartphone. The video first appeared on Xiaomi’s official Weibo page. In the video, one can see star singers like Wu Yifan (Kris Wu) promoting the upcoming Xiaomi Mi 5X smartphone. The smartphone is said to be a mid-range device.

Smartphone will arrive in several colors

For those who don’t know, Kris Wu is among the best known K-Pop singers.

He is an ex-member of a popular K-pop boy-band called EXO and currently acts as the brand ambassador of Xiaomi. In the 15-seconds long video, Kris Wu can be seen posing with different handsets and showcasing Xiaomi’s latest innovation.


On the basis of this video, it can be interpreted that the upcoming Xiaomi Mi 5X smartphone will probably arrive in Gold, Black, and Rose Gold color variants.

Rumored specs and features of the smartphone

The upcoming Xiaomi Mi 5X smartphone has leaked on several occasions before. The device is heavily-speculated to sport a dual rear camera system. It will be placed on the top right-hand corner of the rear panel – just like the OnePlus 5 or the OPPO R11. Moreover, Xiaomi’s Mi 5X also comes along with a fingerprint scanner that is placed right next to the camera module as well. As can be observed, Xiaomi has long been doing this with their set of mid-range or high-end smartphones, especially with regards to the fingerprint sensor. If the prevailing reports are believed to be true, then the upcoming Xiaomi Mi 5X smartphone will probably be launched in China on July 26th i.e.

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tomorrow. Moreover, the company is also expected to introduce their MIUI 9 operating system with the device as well.

According to a report by Android Headlines, the specifications of the upcoming smartphone includes a 5.5-inch full-HD display and will be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 625 processor. On the storage front, the device is expected to offer 4GB of RAM along with 16GB or 32GB of internal storage. The smartphone is expected to fall in the mid-range category, with prices varying around 1,999 Yuan that translates to $295. The smartphone will probably run on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. Let’s see how far this information turns out to be true as there is still more to confirm regarding the smartphone.