Everything About Xiaomi Pad 5

The Xiaomi Pad 5 is the new tablet in the market with a sleek design, display that is eye-catching, battery capacity to support all day work, and comes with Xiaomi Pen. The tablets are the perfect device for reading content as there is more viewing area and are slim in size compared to a laptop. You can literally use it on a daily basis without damaging the device and gaining profit in the long run.

The key features of Xiaomi Pad 5:

  • Extraordinary colors and sharper details
  • Tune into amazing effects of sound and picture
  • Gives a cool and relaxed feel to your eyes
  • 100% charging within 18minutes, 8 hours of non-stop usage
  • Smart Pen

The specifications of the Xiaomi Pad 5 are below:

Series: ‎ Xiaomi Pad 5


And weight: 254.7 x 166.3 x 6.9 mm, 511 g

Display: 11 inches, 1600 x 2560p (Quad HD+), IPS LCD

Screen Resolution: ‎2560 x 1600 pixels

Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 860,octa-core 2.96 GHz

Memory: 6 GB RAM 128 GB–6 GB RAM, 256 GB

Software: Android 11, MIUI

Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS

Camera: single 13 MP f/2.0 8 MP f/2.0 front cameras

Rear Webcam 

Resolution: ‎13 MP

Front Webcam 

Resolution: ‎ 8 MP


Description: ‎ Quad Speakers with Dolby Atoms


Coprocessor: ‎ Adreno 640

Operating System: ‎Android 11

Battery: 8720 mAh, fast charging 33W

Additional features: Pen support, keyboard support 


The back of the Xiaomi Pad 5 is plastic, with flat borders similar to iPads, and a high screen to body ratio that covers almost 80% of the front panel. Xiaomi Pad 5 is very thin (6.85mm), and the weight of the pad is 511g which is pretty lightweight. The power or the display button is on the top next to two more speaker grilles. 

The Xiaomi Pad 5 comes with a pen and a magnetic keyboard, and there is a camera module. It is not an expensive tablet but outstanding in its look and design. There is no fingerprint sensor or 3.5mm audio jack in Xiaomi Pad 5. 

It is the ideal display size for a tablet, which makes the Xiaomi Pad 5 comfortable to hold and use. Both the orientations landscape and portrait give the desired sound effects. It is not heavy to carry, and you can work on it for long hours.


Coming to the display of the Xiaomi Pad 5, the quality is very good. The 10-inch LCD is a 2.5K (2560 x 1600) display with a 120Hz refresh rate. The sharp and colorful screen of the device and the aspect ratio make it the best device for watching and streaming shows and videos. With HDR10 certification and Dolby vision support is yet another key feature of the Xiaomi Pad 5. By using a keyboard, you can transfer these tablets to a mini laptop. At the bottom of the tablet, there is a dock to pin apps and access the recent ones. The screen has very thin black bars, so when you stream videos or zoom, very little content gets cropped. 

Hardware and Software

There is no support for cellular connectivity, neither 4G nor 5G. The version of the Xiaomi Pad 5 has the processor Snapdragon 860 chipset, which is a high-end SoC. The high-end resolution and colorful and bright display make it perfect for browsing, social media activities, checking emails, and so on. There is no expandable memory or audio jack, and the only available option is connecting via Wi-Fi. 

Xiaomi Pen and Xiaomi keyboard support improve the performance of the device. The smart pen is connected to the tablet via Bluetooth. When connected to the slate charging of the smart pen happens automatically. The pen is used for various purposes. It can be used for purposes like drawing, making notes, etc. The pen has two buttons. To open the notes app, press and hold the first one. You can take screenshots by pressing the second button.

The pen is not a must for Xiaomi Pad 5. But, the keyboard cover is a must for Xiaomi Pad 5. With a faux leather finish, the keyboard cover looks good. In comparison to the laptop keyboard, this keypad is smaller, but the keypad keys have plenty of travel space.

It is the first Xiaomi tablet that comes with MIUI for Pad software. Floating windows and split screens are supported in this tablet. Gaming on Xiaomi Pad 5 is really good, because of the high-quality display and the processor. You can easily connect third-party gamepads, with the USB-C port with OTG support.


The Xiaomi Pad 5 has a 13 MP main sensor and supports 4K video. The camera on the front panel, mostly for selfies and video calls are 8MP. The back camera has only one sensor.


Xiaomi Pad 5, even being the lower-end model, has a slightly bigger battery with a capacity of 8720 mAh and supports 33W fast charging. Charge it once, the battery capacity lasts for about ten hours and the 22.5W charger charges from zero percent to a hundred percent in just two hours.

In this era of technology, we see a lot of devices being launched in the market like mobile phones, laptops, tablets, laptops, and many other electronic devices. There is tight and tough competition among the leading brands to conquer the market and the people. And at times, it is tough to decide on the products. Similar is the case with Xiaomi Pad 5, as it is been a while since the company launched a tablet at an affordable and reasonable price.  

You get a well-built tablet with excellent functionality and features, excellent display, audio, and video effects, and with all the useful accessories. Xiaomi Pad 5 covers the needs of all types of users be it work, studies, or just entertainment. If you are looking for a tablet that comes at a reasonable price and a rounder tablet, then go for Xiaomi Pad 5.

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