Spring is coming to an end; and rumors about the Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 series tablets do not even think to end. There was a question about when to wait for the presentation of the new devices. As it turned out, the fans of the company will have to be patient, they should not count on a very early release.
It was reported that the company will hold the presentation of the Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 in August this year. It’s no secret that we will see the tablet in three versions; which will differ from each other, first of all, in hardware platforms. So, the bigger model of the series will receive a Snapdragon 870 chip, a Snapdragon 860 SoC. And the model with Snapdragon 768G on board will complete the series of tablets. Most likely, all tablets of the family will be split into versions with and without cellular support.
In terms of design, Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 will be similar to the iPad Pro, it will receive a screen with rather thin frames for a tablet and a fingerprint scanner on the side. The diagonal of the display will be close to 11 inches, the resolution will be 2560×1600 pixels, the refresh rate will be “twisted” up to 120 Hz and touch processing – 240 Hz.
It is said that a dual-cell battery with a total capacity of 8720 mAh will be installed inside the Xiaomi Mi Pad 5. The main camera will receive two image sensors of 20 megapixels and 13 megapixels. Among the chips are the support of the stylus and the technology of the active pen In-Cell.
Xiaomi, Oppo and Vivo will present new flexible smartphones in the next quarter
For the second half of this year, leading smartphone suppliers have scheduled the announcement of a new generation of devices equipped with a flexible display. This is according to a DigiTimes, citing information from knowledgeable industry sources.
In the next quarter, in particular, at least two foldable smartphones will be presented by the South Korean giant Samsung. We are talking about devices of the Galaxy Fold and Galaxy Z Flip series.
In addition, the Chinese companies Xiaomi, Oppo and Vivo are planning to release foldable smartphones for the third quarter of this year. Earlier this year, Xiaomi has already introduced the Mi Mix Fold with a flexible screen. This model starts at 1,300 euros. The upcoming smartphone brand is reportedly cheaper, but the exact data, unfortunately, is not provided.
Also, Oppo may release a device equipped with a rolling display. Owners will be able to stretch this device, transforming it into a small tablet computer.
It is also noted that the demand for flexible smartphones will grow. Next year, according to analysts, global shipments of this type of gadgets will exceed 10 million units.