The Xiaomi Mi 5c has been launched last March 3 2017 in China. It is priced at 1500 yuan and the equivalent is $220 ( this is without the usual shipping fees ). There are several websites that can assist you to ship this product to your doorstep. Just like Apple and Samsung, the Xiaomi Corporation has developed a new chipset called Surge 1. This was constructed in partnership with Beijing Pinecone Electronic and this company is also owned by Xiaomi. Xiaomi says that this new chipset will beat the Qualcomm Snapdragon’s 625. We just have to see it o believe it. I would classify this as a mid-range smartphone. it has 8 A53 Core cores and half of them clocked in at 2.2 GHz and the other half clocked in at 1.4GHz. This means that the processor packs a lot of speed.. This chip which has 64 bits and is constructed from the HPC process ( High Performance Computing – the use of parallel processing for running advanced application programs efficiently, reliably and quickly ). For graphics it uses the quad-core Mali-T8. This phone also supports voice over LTE HD calls and this also provides improved static and background noice-reduction capacity.