Many senior executives of Xiaomi have clearly stated that the Xiaomi tablet product line that has been shelved for many years will return this year. Redmi Product Director, Wang Teng, once revealed that the product will be officially released after the college entrance examination. The college entrance examination scores in all parts of China have been announced. Thus, everyone is now waiting for the arrival of the Xiaomi Mi Pad 5.
According to the latest report, Xiaomi will have a huge event in August. There are speculations that the company will unveil the Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 at the event. From the speculations so far, the Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 will have three models. The models include Xiaomi Mi Pad 5, Mi Pad 5 Pro, and Mi Pad 5 Pro+.
Gizchina News of the week
Contrasting chip report on the Mi Pad 5
According to initial reports, one of these models will use a Snapdragon 888 SoC. However, other speculations show that all the models in this series will come with the Snapdragon 870 SoC. Yet another round of speculations claims that these models will have different processors. They will use the Snapdragon 870, Snapdragon 860, and Snapdragon 768G. The implication of this contrasting information is that there is no concrete information regarding the processor of this tablet. However, it will support 5G making it the first Xiaomi tablet to support 5G connection.
Furthermore, the Mi Pad 5 will also come with a high-quality display panel. This display not only has a resolution of 2560 x 1600, but also supports a 120Hz high refresh rate, 240hz high touch sampling rate, and also supports 4096 touch screens. This device will also support an In-Cell active pen technology, comparable to iPad Pro.
It is worth mentioning that there are reports that Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 will adopt a full-screen design with no openings. The front camera will be placed in the frame of the screen. Perhaps, the top bezel will thicken a bit to accommodate the camera sensor and that’s it. The visual effect is extremely excellent and it is worth looking forward to.
Xiaomi Mi Pad 5 gets EEC cert
A new report on this tablet reveals that the Mi Pad has obtained EEC certification. This means that the official release of this device is imminent. Unfortunately, this certification does not reveal any details regarding this device. According to Xiaomi, one of the major focus of the work of the MIUI team is on tablets. This implies that Xiaomi’s new tablet should come with a new MIUI system that is deeply customized for tablets. It will be interesting to see what this tablet offers.