The Xiaomi Pad 5 is set to launch in India on April 27 alongside the Xiaomi 12 Pro 5G. Xiaomi India confirmed the arrival of the new tablet in the country via Twitter. The company also shared a video on the microblogging platform revealing the design. The Xiaomi Pad 5 was launched worldwide in September last year with the Xiaomi Smart Pen and the Xiaomi 11T series. The global variant of the Xiaomi Pad 5 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 SoC and offers a maximum of 256 GB of storage space. The tablet has a display with a refresh rate of 120 Hz and an 8-megapixel selfie camera.
Xiaomi Pad 5 will launch in India on April 27, according to a teaser video divided of the company on Twitter. Xiaomi has already started teasing the tablet via a dedicated one microsite on his India website. Those interested in purchasing the latest Xiaomi Pad 5 can click the Notify Me button on the site to stay up to date with the developments regarding its launch and availability. The launch date for the company’s flagship smartphone, the Xiaomi 12 Pro 5G, in India is also set for April 27th.
As a reminder, Xiaomi Pad 5 was started in the global markets except India, priced at 349 EUR (approx. Rs. 30,300) for the 6 GB RAM + 128 GB storage option. The price for the 6 GB RAM + 256 GB storage option is EUR 399 (approx. Rs. 34,600). It is offered in Cosmic Gray and Pearl White color options. It is currently unclear how the Xiaomi Pad 5 will be priced and positioned in the Indian market.
Specifications of the Xiaomi Pad 5
The Indian variant of the Xiaomi Pad 5 will likely have the same specs as the global variant. The Xiaomi Pad 5 runs on Android 11 with MIUI 12.5 for Pad and features an 11-inch TrueTone display with WQHD+ (1600 x 2560 pixels) with a refresh rate of 120 Hz and an aspect ratio of 16:10. The display comes with Dolby Vision and HDR10 support. In addition, the tablet offers support for Face Unlock and has the split-screen function for multitasking.
The Xiaomi Pad 5 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 SoC, along with 6GB of LPDDR4X RAM as standard. For optics, it has a single 13-megapixel camera sensor on the back, along with an LED flash. For selfies, Xiaomi has packed an 8-megapixel selfie camera on the front with 1080p recording. The Xiaomi Pad 5 also offers up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 onboard storage.
The Xiaomi Pad 5’s connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5 and a USB Type-C port. The tablet is supported by an 8,720mAh battery that supports 33W fast charging. It packs four speakers with support for Dolby Atmos.