The Xiaomi Pad 5 tablet and Xiaomi Smart Pen have been launched along with the Xiaomi 11T series at the company’s global event today. The tablet comes with a 120Hz display refresh rate, is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 processor, and offers up to 256GB of storage. Along with the Xiaomi Pad 5, the company has also introduced the Smart Pen that comes with buttons to take screenshots and swift shots. The Smart Pen magnetically clicks onto the top of the tablet, which also doubles as a charging pad for the stylus.
Xiaomi Pad 5 Tablet Specifications and Features
As for specifications, the Xiaomi Pad 5 runs on Android 11 with MIUI 12.5 for Pad and features an 11-inch WQHD+ (1,600×2,560 pixels) True Tone display with 120Hz refresh rate, 16:10 aspect ratio, as well as There is also Dolby Vision and HDR10 support as well. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 SoC, along with 6GB of RAM as standard. The Xiaomi Pad 5 comes with up to 256GB of onboard storage. The tablet supports Face Unlock and supports split-screen for multitasking.
For photos and videos, the Xiaomi Pad 5 packs a 13-megapixel camera sensor at the back, with LED flash, and an 8-megapixel selfie camera at the front with 1080p recording. It houses an 8,720mAh battery that supports 33W fast charging. Xiaomi claims that it offers up to 10 hours of gaming, 16 hours of video playback and 5 days of music playback. Additionally, the tablet comes with four speakers and supports Dolby Atmos. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5, USB Type-C port and more. The Netflix app is pre-installed on the Xiaomi Pad 5.
Xiaomi Smart Pen
The Xiaomi Pad 5 supports the recently announced Xiaomi Smart Pen. It comes with two buttons, one that allows users to take notes faster and the other allows for instant screenshots. The Smart Pen comes with 4,096-level pressure sensitivity and weighs only 12.2 grams. It supports gesture navigation and has TPE soft tips that can be changed. The magnetic clip-on also doubles as a wireless charging base for the Xiaomi Smart Pen. Xiaomi claims that it takes just 18 minutes to fully charge.
Xiaomi Pad 5 Price and Sale Date
The new Xiaomi Pad 5 is priced at EUR 349 (approximately Rs 30,300) for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. It costs EUR 399 (approximately Rs 34,600) for the 6GB RAM + 256GB storage variant. It comes in Cosmic Gray and Pearl White color options. The sale of Xiaomi Pad 5 will start from 23 September.
At present, the price of 6GB + 128GB storage variant has been kept at EUR 299 (about Rs 25,900) as early bird price. It will first be available via AliExpress at 12PM PST. However, the tab will also be available via Amazon, Lazada, and Mi.com.