Xiaomi is finally bringing the Mi Pad 5 to India rebranded as Xiaomi Pad 5. No, it is not a lame April Fool’s Day joke. This time it is official that the Xiaomi tablet is finally coming to India on April 27. With it, it is bringing a Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 chip, a mega 8720mAh battery, and an 11-inch 2.5K touchscreen. Xiaomi is promoting the tab with the #doitbetter hashtag over its social channels. The brand will be teasing the various features of the Pad on this dedicated microsite. We will be passing on the information to you. Moreover, since the Pad 5 is available elsewhere, we have a loose idea of what to expect.
Xiaomi Pad 5 could sport an 11-inch WQHD+ IPS LCD panel engulfed in black borders. The screen is of 16:10 aspect ratio, and rocks 120Hz refresh rate, 1B colours, HDR10, and Dolby Vision support. You could even get stylus support on it.
Helming the Pad 5 is Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 860 silicon which could be underpinned by up to 6GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. The internal machinery could also comprise an 8720mAh battery with 33W fast charging support.
Coming to cameras, the front one is an 8MP sensor while the rear optics is backed by a 13MP sensor.
Other miscellaneous featuress in the mix could be 5G, dual-band WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C, and GPS.
In China, Xiaomi Pad 5 is priced starting at RMB 1,999 (~₹24,000) for the base 6+128GB WiFi version while the 6+256GB WiFi model costs RMB 2,299 (~₹27,600). Let’s see how much the Xiaomi Pad 5 costs in India. You can set a reminder for the April 27 launch event for the Xiaomi Pad 5 and Xiaomi 12 Pro.
|Release Date:||07 Feb 2022|
|Variant:||64 GB/4 GB RAM|