Xiaomi Mi 5s: New Android Phone With Ultrasonic Fingerprint

As previously reported, on this day Xiaomi introduced its latest smartphone called Xiaomi Mi 5s. This handset will compete with other flagship smartphones such as the iPhone 7, Samsung Note 7 and other smartphones. For this model, Mi 5s using 5.15-inches screen that supports a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and supports pixel density up to 428 PPI.

So, Mi 5s established itself as one of the best smartphones, because it has a thickness of only 8.25mm and weighs 145 grams. As discussed earlier, Xiaomi choose to use Snapdragon 821 with 2.15GHz Quad-Core processor. For the design, Xiaomi use metal body and still has 3D curved design on the side of the back. When viewed from the front, the smartphone uses 2.5D glass which gives a curved design on the screen.


Many colors are available as light gray, golden, silver, and rose gold. This smartphone has two variants, 3GB RAM will get 64GB of internal memory and 4GB of RAM will get internal memory of 128GB. Keep in mind, Xiaomi Mi 5s do not have external storage to expand storage space.

Another feature that is not inferior to other smartphones that is a good hardware as high-end phones. This handset into the spotlight, ultrasonic fingerprint sensor technology from Qualcomm be better for Mi 5s. A fingerprint sensor is placed on a glass bottom so it is not visible from the view, Xiaomi claims fingerprint reader sensor faster though fingers are wet.

For camera features, the Xiaomi Mi 5s carries a 12 megapixel rear camera of the Sony IMX378. As usual, Xiaomi using a comparison with one of its competitors, namely Apple, Mi 5s using a sensor that is able to capture more light and capture the image the better. This sensor is capable of capturing light 61% better than the iPhone 6S Plus. At the front, using a 4 megapixel camera and Apperture f/2.0, which is capable of recording video to 1080p. Image comparison can be seen below.

Connectivity features possessed by Xiaomi Mi 5s very complete as Bluetooth v3.0, 4G, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi Display, WiFi Direct, NFC, GPS, USB Type-C and others. For battery, Xiaomi has a power of 3200mAh. Xiaomi Mi 5s for 3GB + 64GB offered for 1,999 yuan, or about US$300, while the 4GB + 128GB offered for 2,299 yuan, or about US$350. Until now, there has been no information on the availability of Xiaomi Mi 5s in other markets.