Recently, the Xiaomi Mi 5C has been spotted at China Quality Certification Center (3C) which may indicate that the device's release date is just around the corner. The upcoming smartphone from the Chinese tech giant will sport its much-owned Pinecone SoC, 3GB of RAM and other features.
According to BGR, there have been a lot or rumors about the Xiaomi Mi 5C. Nevertheless, the latest leak has shed some light as some details indicated the device's release date and it also reveals some important details. The upcoming smartphone from the Chinese tech giant was recently spotted on an online certification website which is the China Quality Certification Center that is also known as 3C.
Nonetheless, instead of just one device, the listing exposes five different Xiaomi models that have gone through the certification. The handsets were listed under model numbers 2105212, 2016089, 2016101, MAE136 and MBE6A5, the MAE136 is supposed to be the Mi 5C which also has a code name; Meri.
As for the specs and features, Android Headlines noted that the Xiaomi Mi 5C will use a 5V/2A power adapter, which indicated that the handset won't be having a fast charging technology. Also, it was noted that it seems quite odd to anticipate that the company's mid-ranger will arrive with fast charging capabilities.
The Xiaomi Mi 5C is also speculated to hit the market shelves sporting Xiaomi's in-house SoC which is called the Pinecone SoC. This chipset seems to be a mid-range processor. Aside from that, the forthcoming smartphone will perhaps sport a 5.5-inch fullHD (1920 x 1080) display, along with 3GB of RAM and 64GB of native storage.
When it comes to the camera department, Xiaomi Mi 5C might house a 12-megapixel rear-facing snapper and an 8-megapixel front-facing. An Android 6.0 Marshmallow is anticipated to come pre-installed on the Xiaomi's device, and on top of it, users will be experiencing the company's MIUI 8 OS.
It is predicted that Xiaomi Mi 5C will make its first appearance next month. This handset is foretold to be priced at RMB 999, which roughly translates to Rs 9,900. But some other reports suggest that the Mi 5C will be tagged at Rs RMB 1,499 which is around Rs 14,800.