3D curved glass body, aluminum alloy frame, weighs 129g.

3D curved glass body, aluminum alloy frame, weighs 129g.

3D curved glass body, aluminum alloy frame, weighs 129g.

Snapdragon 820
Flagship processor
High density battery
4-axis OIS camera
13.08cm (5.15)
Ultra-bright display
4G dual SIM
VoLTE support
Fingerprint sensor
  • Black

  • White

  • Gold

Processor & Memory

Snapdragon 820 Quad-core Kryo 1.8GHz
Adreno 530 GPU
3GB LPDDR4 dual-channel RAM
32GB UFS 2.0 Flash


Height: 144.55 mm
Width: 69.2 mm
Thickness: 7.25 mm
Weight: 129g

  • 144.55 mm
  • 7.25 mm
  • 69.2 mm


3000mAh (typ) / 2910mAh (min) lithium-ion polymer battery
Quick Charge 3.0
USB Type-C reversible connector

Lab test results

Gaming: Uo to 10 hours
HD video playback: Up to 15 hours
3G talk time: Up to 24 hours

Music playback: Up to 77 hours
4G standby: Up to 230 hours

Camera and video

16MP rear camera

4-axis OIS, calibrates in 8 directions
6-piece lens, f/2.0 aperture
Sapphire glass lens cover
Two-tone flash

DTI image enhancement
PDAF autofocus
32s manual exposure
Qualcomm 2nd-gen Spectra ISP
Low light enhancement
HDR adjustments
Auto HDR
Burst mode
Face recognition

4MP front camera

Beautify with 36 smart beauty profiles
Large 2-micron pixels, f/2.0, 80° wide angle lens
Mi Video Call with real-time Beautify
Selfie countdown
Face recognition

Video recordings

4K video, 30 fps
1080p video, 30 fps
720p video, 30 fps
720p slow-mo, 120fps


13.08cm (5.15) ultra-bright display
600-nit brightness
1920 x 1080 resolution, 428 PPI, 1500:1 contrast ratio
95% NTSC color gamut

Sunlight Display
Night Display
Reading mode
Color temperature adjustment


4G dual SIM (2 x nano SIM slots)
802.11a/b/g/n/ac dual-band Wi-Fi, MU-MIMO enabled
Wi-Fi Display,Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth 4.2, Bluebooth HID
Full-feature NFC, supports reads/writes, card emulation and P2P

  • Nano-SIM
  • Nano-SIM

FDD-LTE: B1 / B3 / B5 / B7
TD-LTE: B38 / B39 / B40 / B41
TD-SCDMA: 1900 / 2000MHz
WCDMA: 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100MHz
GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz

Fingerprint sensor and buttons

  • Front-facing fingerprint sensor
  • Power
  • Volume keys
  • Speaker / Mic
  • USB Type-C
  • Audio port
  • Infrared

GPS navigation and positioning

  • GPS
  • AGPS
  • BeiDou positioning


  • Infrared
  • Gyroscope
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity sensor
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Hall sensor
  • Electronic compass
  • Barometer

Multimedia support

  • MP4
  • M4V
  • MKV
  • XVID
  • WAV
  • AAC
  • MP3
  • AMR
  • FLAC
  • APE
  • DSD

Supports H.264 (baseline / main / high profiles), MPEG4 (simple profile / ASP), and VC-1 (simple / main / advanced profile) video formats. Supports PCM, AAC / AAC+ / eAAC+, MP3, AMR (NB and WB), FLAC, APE, DSD, WAV and other audio formats.

SAR information

SAR 1g limit: 1.6W/kg
SAR Value: Head: 0.703W/Kg, Body: 1.422W/Kg (MAX, 10mm distance)

Package contents

Mi 5, power adapter, USB Type-C cable, warranty card, user guide, SIM insertion tool

Power adapter
(Output: 5V/2A, 9V/1.2A, 12V/1A)

USB Type-C
1.2m cable

Warranty card / User guide

SIM insertion tool


All data are based on design specifications, lab data and suppliers. Graphics shown are illustrations only and not actual measurements.