Yesterday Xiaomi published several responses on its official forum, which give us a relatively useful information about the device.
Through the answers it revealed that the new flagship device from Xiaomi supports all major US network carriers. It’s kind of a hint that Xiaomi Mi5 will be available in the US market in the coming weeks, and then can enter the international arena.
Xiaomi Mi5 supplied supporting LTE-bands, including the 1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/13/17/18/19/20/25/26/27/28 / 29. There is some uncertainty when it comes to bands 38/39/40 /. 41
Other important information about Mi5, it has become known – the default boot loader device will be locked in order to maintain security.
With locked bootloader can be used Mi cloud service for data backup. But if the bootloader is unlocked, the Mi cloud service will not work and the brand advises not to unlock the bootloader device.
Xiaomi Mi5 plans to go on sale in China, starting from March 1, and its retail price of $ 300, making it one of the cheapest smartphones with Snapdragon 820.