Currently, there are only Xiaomi MI Max and Xiaomi MI5 left online about Xiaomi MI series in Xiaomi official store. And Redmi series will be the focus for Xiaomi in the near future. And we have reported that Xiaomi MI5S and Xiaomi MI Note 2 will come out soon. Today, according to @Kevin on Weibo from IHS Technology, Xiaomi mi5s will use Snapdragon ultrasonic fingerprint identification technology, putting the sensor hidden under the glass, there is no ports on the glass cover, this kind of technology is called ‘Under Glass’ fingerprint scanner.
In April, Le Max 2 has used ultrasonic fingerprint identification technology, but it is set up on the back the phone. But Xiaomi takes Snapdragon technology,and it has made ports on the glass cover on fingerprint scanner, which means Xiaomi MI5S will be very likely to use the traditional three buttons design to make the unibody design more powerful.
We have reported that Xiaomi MI5S specs, Xiaomi MI5S will use 5.15inch screen, 3D Touch function, it will be powered by Snapdragon 821 2.4Ghz processor, RAM 6GB LPDDR4 and ROM 256GB UFS2.0, 16MP rear camera, f/1.8 aperture, OIS, PDAF, built in 3490/3410mAh, supporting QC3.0, USB Type C port, and dual SIM card, dual SIM card, 4G network, NFC function.
Recently, more and more Xiaomi MI5S unveiled, which means it will come closer. So will it release with Xiaomi MI Note 2 at the same time?