Another day, another leak. Except some leaks are more noteworthy than others, and that’s never more true than with Xiaomi. The company saw sales of almost 80 million in 2015, and so each glimpse of their next smartphone is a pretty valuable thing. You know, the sort of thing that Xiaomi would like to keep until the launch event. Alas, it seems nobody told GearBest that, who have gone ahead and listed a bunch of specifications and pictures of Xiaomi’s next great flagship – the Mi5.

Now, there’s no way to tell whether these specifications are final, but they’re accompanied by some exceedingly believable images of the phone, which highlight a glass and metal construction remarkably similar to that of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge (complete with sloping edges), albeit with a different camera arrangement.

Turning to those specifications, GearBest claim that the phone will come with a 5.2″ 2560×1440 screen with Gorilla Glass 4, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 CPU, 4GB of RAM and 16/64GB of ROM to power Android 5.1, running behind MIUI 7.

Elsewhere, there’s a 8MP front camera with a 16MP rear unit with f2.2 aperture that can film in 4K. Rounding out the notable specifications is a fingerprint scanner and a significant 3,600mAh battery.

Are these the final specifications or just the fevered ramblings of an overzealous phone importer? We’ll only find out for sure on the 20th of February.

UPDATE: February 24th’s the day, mark your calendars and open your wallets.

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