Chinese manufacturer, Xiaomi has today introduced its latest smartphone, Mi 4 in India for 19,999 INR. Company has collaborated with an e-commerce channel, Flipkart to sell this device online only starting from 10th February 2015 and registrations will start for Mi 4 at 6 pm by today.
Mi 4 flaunts a 5 inch display with full HD resolution (1920×1080 pixels) and with Corning glass 3 scratch resistant layer on top. The company has used an IPS LCD OGS display for wide viewing angles and more sensitive touch experience. It is powered by 2.5 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor with Adreno 330 GPU, assisted by 3 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal memory which is not expandable.
On the photography front, Mi 4 features a 13 MP rear camera and an 8 MP front facing camera onboard with 80 degree wide angle lens. You can record 4k videos from the rear camera. This smartphone also packs a large 3080 mAh battery inside with no words about talk time or standby time.
Mi 4 is running on Android 4.4 KitKat with Xiaomi’s latest MIUI 6 on top. This new UI will have a flatter look and more vibrant design along with several added features, when compared with MIUI 5. All the powerful hardware is encased in a premium design body with steel frame running along the side edges.
Commenting on the launch, Hugo Barra, Vice President, Xiaomi Global, said,“I am truly excited to be bringing the Mi 4 to India, after listening to the feedback of so many fans. The Xiaomi team has put a lot of effort into designing a gorgeous device packed with powerful specs, and I trust that Mi 4 will be warmly welcomed by all our Indian fans. I believe India Mi fans will love MIUI 6, the most exciting update to our software platform to date.”
Key Specifications of Xiaomi Mi 4:
|Model||Xiaomi Mi 4|
|Display||5 inch full HD display|
|Processor||2.5 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 SoC|
|Camera||13 MP rear camera and 8 MP front camera|
|Battery||3080 mAh battery|
|Internal memory||16 GB|
|Dimensions and Weight||139.2 x 68.5 x 8.9 mm and 149 grams|
In China, Xiaomi Mi 4 is available in 16 GB and 64 GB variants but company will be selling only 16 GB variant for now in India at Rs. 19,999. Mi4 will go on sale starting from 10th February 2015 onwards via Flipkart. To participate in the sale, you will have to register first. Registrations are open starting today.