Xiaomi notified existing users of its mobile phones this week that it launch a new device on January 19, 2017. Xiaomi’s most successful line of phones has a new member in the form of Redmi 4. The device was launched today.
Xiaomi has listed the Redmi Note 4 mobile on its official store i.e. Mi.com and the online retailer Flipkart. The Chinese behemoth has introduced 3 variants of Redmi 4. Each device costs beyond Rs 9000, support VoLTE, 4G-LTE and has an advanced graphics processor and latest Qualcomm SoC.
Xiaomi RN4 Design
The Redmi note 4 design is similar to Xiaomi RN3 mobile which was the company’s most successful handset for 2016.
The mobile features a shiny metallic cover that flaunts an MI logo, a fingerprint reader located below the phone’s LED flash and rear camera module.
Three color variants of the latest Redmi mobile will be available for purchase for a price starting at Rs 9999.
Xiaomi RN4 carries 2.5D curved glass and features a large 4100 mAh capacity lithium-ion polymer battery.
The Xiaomi mobile will provide superb battery backup. The battery capacity is not the only reason for the same. RN4 features Qualcomm’s power saving octa-core Snapdragon 625 processor based on a smart design.
The phone comes with Adreno 506 650 Megahertz GPU which comes with support for the newest graphics libraries which include OpenGL, Direct 3D, etc.
The Xiaomi Redmi 4 is a multitasking beast, thanks to its 4GB RAM module and 2.0 GHz clock speed of the processor which results in faster calculations (processing).
Xiaomi Redmi 4 camera specifications
I own a Redmi mobile which has an old generation Sony sensor. The mobile has now become outdated but its camera can give today’s mobile devices a run for their money.
Xiaomi Redmi 4 has a new generation IMX series Sony 13-megapixel CMOS sensor with BSI technology and PDAF support at the rear. Hence, the images and videos captured with it will look natural.
The Redmi 4 mobile has f/2.0 lens enabled full HD 5-megapixel front camera with face recognition module and a smart beautify mode for great selfies.
Xiaomi RN4 OS and display
MIUI is a fascinating Android ROM. I’ve been using MIUI for 2 years. I haven’t faced any major issues with it.
The Xiaomi Redmi 4 phone has a 5.5-inch display with a great contrast ratio of 1000:1, special reading mode, full HD resolution.
Xiaomi Redmi 4 Weight, sensor, and dimension
The Redmi 4 is a bit heavy as its weight is 165 grams. The mobile has an average thickness of 8.45 millimeters. It features the following seven sensors:
- Accelerometer, electronic compass, infrared.
- Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope, hall sensor, proximity.
The Redi Note 4 will be available with the following storage and system memory configuration
- 2GB RAM, 32GB storage for 9999.
- 3GB, 32GB ROM for 10999.
- 4GB RAM, 64GB storage memory for 12999.
Should you buy Xiaomi Redmi 4 for price 9K, 10K or 13K?
Yes! I don’t see any drawback of the phone. Xiaomi RN4 has latest MIUI OS, great features, nice display, powerful rear camera and selfie camera.