The Xiaomi Mi 5c aka Xiaomi Meri that was leaked in some live images back in October is getting closer to launch, it seems. That’s because today a new leak out of China tells us how much it will cost, and the amount is excellent news for fans of Xiaomi.

According to the leaked poster talking up the handset’s pre-sale, the Mi 5c will cost you just CNY 999 – that is $144 or €136 at today’s exchange rates. This makes it half the price of the Xiaomi Mi 5s.

Like the iPhone 5c or the new SE, the Xiaomi Mi 5c will be the lowest-end of the Mi 5 offerings. It is said to sport a chipset with an octa-core processor which could be the MediaTek’s Helio P20. It is coupled with 3GB of RAM & 64GB of storage in one configuration. It will launch with MIUI 8 on top of Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

According to leaks Mi 5c gonna features an octa-core A53 processor running at a frequency of 1.4GHz under the hood. The benchmark of that processor was also leaked, which was single core-758, multi-core 3043. It would release in Xiaomi’s next month conference.

Xiaomi Mi 5C Specification Leaked:

What do you think of this price for Xiaomi Mi 5C?