Xiaomi as expected on Friday launched the Redmi 4 at an event in Beijing ,china.Alongside, the company also launched its smartphone Redmi 4A and Redmi 4 prime variant- aka the Redmi 4 pro Edition.
Xiaomi has announced the upcoming launch of the Redmi 4 at a November 4 at event.The phone has been much rumored in the past coupled of months , through a recent leak via the Chinese telecommunications certification authority showed a low – cost , basic specifications variant called the Redmi 4A.
The Redmi 4 prime and Redmi 4 have been priced at CNY 699 and CNY 899 respectively and are currently up for pre-orders for their first sale on Monday .The Redmi 4A On the other hands has been priced at CNY 499 , and will go on sale from November 11.
While the teaser image released earlier this week didn’t say much , the Xiaomi Redmi 4 has been much rumored and leaked for quite some time.The big highlights are expected to be an all metal frame , a fingerprint scanner at the back , the 13-megapixel rear camera , and a display glass that is curved at the edges.The smartphone is expected to launch in grey,silver and gold colour variants.
Starting with the Xiaomi Redmi 4 and Xiaomi Redmi 4 prime the smartphones bear identical metal designs 2.5D curved glass displays hybrid dual SIM slots , and a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel , but have some major differences in specification such as display resolution , marshmallow , and will be available in Gold ,Grey,and Silver colour variants.
It comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage that is expandable via microSD card /connectivity options on the Redmi 4 include 4G LTE , WI-FI 802.11 a/b/g/n , Bluetooth v4 .1 and GPS/A-GPS .It is powered by a 2GHZ octa –core Qualcomm snapdragon 625 SOC coupled with Adreno 506 GPU and 3 GB of Ram .
It bears 32GB Of inbuilt storage , which is also expandable via microSD card . It also offers Bluetooth v4.2 connectivity , but apart from this , all other specification match the Redmi 4.The xiaomi Redmi 4A as evinced by its price , is the most basic of the three handsets and foregoes a fingerprint sensor.It bears a hybrid dual –sim card slot , and runs on MIUI 8 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow .
It features a 5-inch HD display , and is powered by a 1.4GHZ quad-core Snapdragon 425 SoC Coupled with the Adreno 308 GPU and 2GB Of RAM .It will be available in Gold and rose Gold colour varients.
In terms of optics , the Redmi 4A bears a 13 –megapixel rear camera with PDAF , a 5-lens system , and an aperture,while the front camera bears a 5-megapixel sensor with an f/2.2 aperture .it comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage that is expandable via microSD card .
Connectivity option include 4G LTE ,WI-FI 802 .11 b/g/n ,GPS /A-GPS ,and Bluetooth v4.1 .Sensors on board the Redmi 4A include accelerometer , ambient light , gyroscope , infrared , and proximity.Dimensions are 139.5*70.4*8.5mm,and it weighs in at 131.5 grams.The smartphone is powered by a 3120mAh battery with fast charging support.
As mentioned their ‘s another cheaper variant going by the name Redmi 4A also expected .It is tipped to be available in gold and smartphone will be powered by a 1.4GHZ Snapdragon 425 chipset.it will be paired with 2GB Of RAM and 16GB of expandable storage.The Redmi 4A will pack a 3030mAh battery .