First of all, what features does the Mi Pad 5 provide?
Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 tablet features a 11.0 inches (27.94 cm) touchscreen for your daily needs and runs Android v11 operating system to quickly open apps and games. The device is powered by a Octa core (3 GHz, Single core, Cortex A78 + 2.6 GHz, Tri core, Cortex A78 + 2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55) processor paired with 4 GB GB of RAM to further enhance the user’s experience. It also has a 8000 mAh battery.
The 4096-level touch in the screen is very attractive. This specification, coupled with a smart stylus, will bring a rich handwriting and hand-painted creation experience.
With the official keyboard protective cover, it makes up for the shortcomings of the previous generation products of the Xiaomi tablet series, which can greatly meet the various needs of users.
At the same time, with the powerful screen, performance configuration and productivity package of keyboard and stylus, the Mi Pad 5 also makes the Android tablet start to make a strong impact on the iPad, getting rid of the “big screen mobile phone” title accumulated over the years.
In addition, according to the latest news, the main reason why Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 has been delayed for so long before deciding to go on the market is the adaptation of the MIUI system.
The official will make exclusive optimizations for the tablet, including experience optimizations with keyboards, stylus pens, and multi-screen collaboration.
Xiaomi has developed the MIUI for Pad system specifically for tablet products. It is reported that the product will support the handheld PC mode and provide a familiar computer operation interface.
It includes the classic start menu, control center, and multiple windows at the same time, bringing a richer entertainment, office, and learning experience
In the core configuration, Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 uses 2K LCD full screen, equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 flagship processor.
The top version supports 5G network, is Xiaomi’s first 5G tablet, and supports 67W ultra-fast flash charging.
How much does the Mi Pad 5 cost?
2018’s Mi Pad 4, was a decidedly mid-range tablet, available internationally on the grey market from import retailers at a respectable sub-£250/€290/US$350 starting price.
Based on the expected hardware this new series of Mi Pads looks likely to feature they’re expected to reach closer to premium slate pricing; albeit with Xiaomi’s iconic value still intact.
For reference, the 11in Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 and Apple’s 2019 iPad Mini – potential contenders for the next Mi Pad entries – start at £619/€699/$649 and £399/€449/$399, respectively.