Xiaomi Mi 5 teaser surfaces, can the phone be that far behind?

While it isn’t as exciting as seeing the actual phone, a teaser for the Xiaomi Mi 5 has surfaced on the Weibo account of serial tipster @KJuma. Underneath the image of the number “5” are the words “Are you ready,” with a partial image of a fingerprint on the bottom. It has been more than a year since the Xiaomi Mi 4 launched in the waning days of July, 2014. That’s almost an eternity in the smartphone world.

Xiaomi was rumored to be holding back the phone, waiting for the Snapdragon 820 chipset to be released by Qualcomm. Earlier reports stated that the Mi 5 would be the first smartphone …

View full post on PhoneArena