Xiaomi Redmi 4 – Middle Class iPhone 7: Specification and Launch Date

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The new iPhone 7 was launched today but for most middle-class Punjabis, there’s nothing better than a Xiaomi Redmi at the price you pay for it. Xiaomi launched its Redmi Note 4 in China last month, with two storage bundles. Despite the expectation of introduction of Redmi 4, the former phone’s smaller sibling, at the launch, no such announcement was made.

And now, a couple of images of the unannounced smartphone, Redmi 4, have surfaced online.Even the Mi Note 2 was expected to launch on Friday, but now new leaks now hint at new launch dates – possibly September 14 or 24.

Design:The new images show the Redmi 4 as having a metal unibody design. Not just that, they indicate that it’ll be powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor.

Specifications: In terms of specifications, XiaomiRedmi 4 is expected to come with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory. The report furtvher states that the device will run Android 6.0 Marshmallow based MIUI 8 custom UI of the company. It is expected to come with a 5-inch Full HD display of 1080×1920 pixel resolution. For imaging duties, the device will have a 13MP rear camera with LED flash and a 5MP front camera.

Battery capacity is likely to be around 4,000mAh. Redmi Note 4 sports hybrid dual-sim functionality and runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. It has a 13MP rear camera with PDAF, dual-tone LED Flash and a 5MP front facing camera for selfies. On the connectivity front, the Redmi Note 4 offers 4G, VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, Glonass and microUSB. It is equipped with a fingerprint sensor and is backed by a 4,100mAh battery.

Price: The Company has priced the 2GB RAM/16GB storage variant at 899 (Rs 9000) Yuan, while the 3GB RAM/64GB storage version is priced at 1199 (Rs 12000) Yuan. The smartphone is available in Gold, Silver and Grey colour options.

Display: The handset features a 5.5-inch Full HD display with 1080×1920 pixel resolution. Powering the handset is a 2.1GHz deca-core MediaTekHelio X20 processor coupled with 2GB/3GB of RAM. It offers 16GB/64GB internal storage which can be expanded further by installing microSD cards.