Xiaomi has confirmed that the Xiaomi Pad 5 will launch on April 27 in the Indian market. The upcoming tablet will be sold exclusively via amazon.in
Ready for the 𝐍𝐄𝐗𝐓 big thing?
Launching on 27.04.22!
— Xiaomi India (@XiaomiIndia) April 18, 2022
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Xiaomi India, right before April fool’s day, teased the launch of a tablet. The company kicked off the ConfiBOOST tablet marketing campaign on April 1. On basis of these activities, there were speculations that Xiaomi could launch an Android tablet alongside the Xiaomi 12 Pro in the upcoming event. Now, a report by 91mobiles, in collaboration with tipster Yogesh Brar, reveals that the company’s Xiaomi Pad 5 will finally make its debut in the Indian market on April 27.
The Xiaomi Pad 5 will mark the company’s return in the Android tablet segment in India. To those unaware, the brand had launched the Mi Pad, powered by NVIDIA Tegra processor, back in 2015. The OG Mi Pad was quite popular in the country due to the price to performance ratio it offered.
The Xiaomi Pad 5, alongside the Xiaomi Pad 5 Pro, was launched back in August 2021 in China. The Xiaomi Pad 5 made its global debut in September 2021 and is already available in some markets. Let us take a look at the Xiaomi Pad 5 specifications, features, and pricing.
Xiaomi Pad 5 Specifications, Features, and Price
The Mi Pad 5 flaunts an 11-inch LCD display with a 2560 × 1600 pixel resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, 240Hz touch sampling rate, HDR 10, and Dolby Vision. Under the hood, the tablet sports an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 processor and an integrated Adreno 640 GPU.
The Mi Pad 5 is backed by an 8,720mAh battery unit and supports 22.5W fast charging. It offers a 13MP rear camera and an 8MP front camera. It measures 511grams and measures 254.69 × 166.25mm × 6.85mm. The tablet features a Type-C charging port which also doubles as the audio output port. The Mi Pad 5 also offers a quad-speaker setup with Dolby Atmos audio.
The Mi Pad 5 is priced at RMB 1,999 for the 6GB + 128GB variant, which translates to about Rs 23,000. It will be interesting to see how Xiaomi prices its upcoming tablet in the Indian market.
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