Details about the upcoming high-end Mi Pad 5 surfaced earlier this week, now reports from China reveal that the tablet has been certified by 3C in China revealing a 4260mAh dual battery amounting to 8720mAh battery, matching with earlier rumours.
The company is said to launch Mi Pad 5 and Mi Pad 5 Pro with the Pro version packing a (2560×1600 pixel) WQXGA 16:10 aspect ratio LCD screen with 120Hz refresh rate, 240hz touch sampling rate, 4096-level touch, and In-Cell active pen technology. It is said to be powered by MediaTek Dimensity 1200 SoC, and support Stylus. The Mi Pad 5 is said to be powered by Snapdragon 870.
The Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 Pro is said to be a flagship product to compete with iPad, Samsung Galaxy Tab and Huawei Mate Pad Pro, while the standard version of the Mi Pad 5 is said to offer value for money with a compromise on the performance, and the starting price is expected to be set within 3,000 yuan (US$ 464 / Rs. 34,238 approx.).
Redmi Product Director Wang Teng Thomas in a reply to people on Weibo said that the Mi Pad 5 will not be released this month, and the company plans to launch in the second half of the year, so it could launch in July or sometime after that.