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Xiaomi Poco X5
Xiaomi Poco X5
Xiaomi Poco X5
Xiaomi Poco X5
Xiaomi Poco X5
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7.2/10
Informr score
The Xiaomi Poco X5 currently has an Informr score of 7.2 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 9 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.


Android
Operating system
Operating system
Android
2.2 GHz
Processor
Processor
2.2 GHz
6.67"
Screen Size
Screen Size
6.67"
48+ MP, f/1.8
Camera
Camera
48+ MP, f/1.8
5000 mAh
Battery


What the Critics Are Saying...


IGN
IGN

The Poco X5 5G cuts a few corners to get its price down, but it has some remarkable qualities for the price that help it stand out from the pack. It would make a pretty underwhelming phone for $500, that’s why it’s so great that it’s only $220.

- Mark Knapp, IGN
TechNave
TechNave

The X5 5G is competitively positioned in the mid-range segment. The combination of the tried-and-tested Snapdragon 695 5G SoC and the gorgeous 120Hz AMOLED panel makes this a solid device while keeping your bank account happy. It's excellent for everyday use, adequate for running popular mobile game...

- Saiful Ridzaimi, TechNave
Expert Reviews
Expert Reviews

The Poco X5 is an affordable phone with one stand-out component – a decent AMOLED display. That provision shouldn’t be underestimated, as it makes everyday interaction with the phone feel more premium. However, the phone has little of note to offer elsewhere. Its design is pedestrian, its performanc...

- Jon Mundy, Expert Reviews
Android Central
Android Central

The Poco X5 isn't a huge step up from previous Poco mid-rangers, but is a sound purchase if you’re looking for a stunning screen, impressive battery life, and can live with its limitations. Taken together, all the good elements are individually hard to come by for this price.

- Jay Bonggolto, Android Central
TrustedReviews
TrustedReviews

The budget-friendly Poco X5 5G offers a flagship-grade display and a great design, though performance and camera prowess leaves much to be desired.

- Connor Jewiss, TrustedReviews


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Xiaomi backs up the Poco X5 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.


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Screen Size
6.67"

The Xiaomi Poco X5's screen size is 6.67 inches with 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution.

Processor
2.2 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SM6375 Snapdragon 695 5G (6 nm) Octa-core 2.2 GHz processor (CPU).

OS

The phone runs on the Android 12 operating system (OS).

Camera
48+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 48+ MP, f/1.8 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera useful for video chat and self portraits.

Storage
128/256 GB

Internal memory is 128/256 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 1000 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.

Battery
5000mAh

The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 5000 mAh battery. Xiaomi's performance ratings are 1200 minutes.

Poco X5 Specs

Overview
Release Date February 7, 2023
Regions Available United Kingdom
Operating System Android 12

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Processor Qualcomm SM6375 Snapdragon 695 5G (6 nm) Octa-core 2.2 GHz
Internal Storage 128/256 GB
RAM 6/8 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible No
TTY/TDD No
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 0.521 W/kg
Body: 0.769 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Cellular
Networks
HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, 5G
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Nano-SIM
Dual SIM Yes
Connectivity
USB USB Type-C
USB OTG Support Yes
GPS Type A-GPS
Infrared Yes
Bluetooth 5.1
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 1000 GB)
NFC Yes
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Camera
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
48+ Megapixels, f/1.8, Wide
8+ Megapixels, f/2.2, Ultrawide
2+ Megapixels, f/2.4, Macro
Zoom
Yes
Flash
Yes (Dual LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, Time lapse mode, Slow motion recording
Video Recording Formats
MPEG-4
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
13+ Megapixels, f/2.45
Additional Front Camera Info
No
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology AMOLED
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Pixel Density 395 pixels
Size 6.67 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, 120Hz refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 5000 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Up to 33 W
Video Playback Time Up to 1260 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Up to 1200 minutes
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Plastic
Colors Black, Green, Blue
Dimensions [H x W x D] 16.588 x 7.621 x 0.798 cm (6.5 x 3 x 0.3 in)
Weight 189 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Water Resistant
Rugged design No
IP Rating IP 53
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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