Xiaomi tipped to launch four Mi Pad 5 series tablets in May, specifications leaked


  • Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 series reportedly includes four models
  • Leaked specs of Mi Pad 5, Mi Pad 5 Lite, Mi Pad 5, and Mi Pad 5 Plus have appeared
  • Mi Pad 5 is said to feature a Snapdragon 8-series chipset

The Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 series includes Mi Pad 5, Mi Pad 5 Lite, Mi Pad 5 Plus, and Mi Pad Pro models, claims fresh information shared by the MyDrivers publication and the Xiaomiui Twitter handle, which is known for sharing leaks on upcoming Xiaomi products. These sources have not only revealed the key specifications of the Mi Pad 5 series models but also claimed that it will be launching between May and June in China.

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The three Mi Pad 5 variants are said to be powered by three different Snapdragon 8-series chipsets. These devices are also said to be equipped with high refresh rate displays and up to 48-megapixel triple rear cameras.

Before reading ahead about the rumoured specs and features of the Mi Pad 5 series, readers are advised to take the information with a pinch of salt as the authenticity of the leaked details could not be confirmed.

Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 series specifications and features (rumoured)

Xiaomi MI Pad 5 render-

An alleged render of the Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 series

Codenamed as Nabu, the Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 Lite that has the model number K82 is expected to feature an IPS display that supports a 120Hz refresh rate and 410 nits brightness. The Snapdragon 860 chipset, which powers the recently announced POCO X3 Pro is likely to power the Mi Pad 5 Lite. It is expected to draw power from a 12,400mAh battery. For photography, it may feature a front camera and a 12-megapixel rear camera.

The Mi Pad 5 that has the model number of K81C is expected to arrive with an 11-inch LCD panel that offers a 2K resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, and a 480Hz touch sampling rate. The Snapdragon 870 chipset along with an 8,000mAh battery is rumoured to power the Mi Pad 5. The device is likely to offer features like a side-facing fingerprint scanner, handheld PC mode, parallel windows, and a dual-screen mode with drag and drop functionality.

The Mi Pad 5 Plus mode is said to be codenamed Elish and it has the model number of K81A. It is also expected to feature a 120Hz panel that offers 410 nits brightness. The Snapdragon 870 chipset is also expected to power the Mi Pad 5 Plus. For photography, it could be equipped with a 12-megapixel camera.

The tablet with K81 model number and codename Enuma is expected to arrive in China as the Mi Pad 5 Pro. It is expected to offer specs like 120Hz IPS LCD display, 410 nits brightness, Snapdragon 870 mobile platform, and a 48-megapixel camera.

Fresh information reveals that all the Mi Pad 5 models will have stylus support and keyboard functionality. In addition, these tablets are expected to offer 1,600 x 2,560 pixels screen resolution, a 16:10 aspect ratio, and VR headset support. The camera setup of all the Mi Pad 5 variants is likely to include an ultrawide camera and a depth sensor apart from the main camera.

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Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.