No external card slot is minus for me. Company goes in the footsteps of Apple and Samsung. I won't buy this phone. I want removable battery and external micro sd card slot. (or two:) Plus I am waiting for phone which will have Infra Red camera apart from normal camera.
already, 31 Mar 2016No Card Slot/No External Memory is main reason not success in India. Mi5 also not have Card S... moreIn this price range this is more than enough. They have 32 gb and 64 gb versions.
Where are you living ? If you want more features go for higher models and pay high amount.
I just bought this mob and found its a very good phone,,,,,
4 GB ram, 128 GB memory, is enough to keep data....how many space do you want...keep your memory full can make phone always hang up, that way our phone keep problem with software...data loss, phone hang....u can backup data to pendrive if you want....
No Card Slot/No External Memory is main reason not success in India. Mi5 also not have Card Slot for external memory. This is very disappoint thing.
Shubh, 31 Mar 2016Its hard to believe that people claims to use it Even it will launch in India today after 2pm.... moreYou can have 12gb Ram but if you dont optimize it then it will also lag compared to phone with 2GB ram.
Either Xiaomi should go with stock android or do better optimization because phones with snapdragon 615 and 2gb ram are faster than it presently.
Shalabh, 31 Mar 2016Seriously man. Are you kidding? Samsung mobile becomes the slowest one after usage of 1 year. ... moreMy Samsung Note 4 works very smoothly. No problems at all. I prefer my Note 4 for all internet browsing.
Varun, 31 Mar 2016Hey guys , i just recently purchased a Xiaomi Mi5 from china and bought it to India . I have m... moreIn Youtube C4Etech Channel see the video how to install Google play services and google play in chinese Handsets, and if you have any doubts ask C4Etech Admin he will help you.
Hey guys , i just recently purchased a Xiaomi Mi5 from china and bought it to India . I have managed to get apps like facebook and a few other working . However i need to get Snapchat working on it as well . But when i try to open the app it says it needs google play service which i guess are banned in india . So is there anyway i can get this app working on my phone ? Or another way to get google play services working on the phone . I have google play on my phone but it does not accept any of my gmail ids . So i hence i cannot get google play services started . Any help would be appreciated. My email address is email@example.com . If any of you could email me a solution. It would be helpfull. Thanks .
Rohit12, 30 Mar 2016I tried it today and compared to my 2 year old note 4 in speed and note 4 is much faster. Xiao... moreSeriously man. Are you kidding? Samsung mobile becomes the slowest one after usage of 1 year. I had experience with Note 1 and Note 3. As far as optimization is concerned, Samsung is the worst who force a hell lot of junk useless apps to their premium phone users.