The phone will go on sale on Tuesday via Mi.com and Amazon India
Recently Xiaomi proclaimed that it had sold 4 million pieces of the Redmi 3s smart phone, making it the most sold smart phone online. So obviously it is time to one-up the device. The Xiaomi Redmi 4 is the brood to that device with modified features and attractive skin colour.
The phone will go on sale on Tuesday via Mi.com and Amazon India in two different colours- Matte Black and Elegant Gold. The price is expected to be Rs. 6,999 for the 2GB RAM/ 16GB storage and Rs. 8,999 for 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage.
Reports say that, the 4GB/ 64GB variant will be unavailable for sale via either Amazon India or Mi.com. “It will only become available to purchase by the end of June”, said the official of the company.
Interestingly, the new phone will be comprised of 5-inch IPS display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels along with Octa-core Snapdragon 435 processor, a 4,100mAh battery and option of 2/3/4GB RAM along with 16/32/64GB storage .
Connectivity options on the Redmi 4 include 4G enabled, Micro-USB with OTG, Bluetooth v4.1, and 3.5mm audio jack. It also supports an infrared sensor that will allow the users to use device as a universal remote control.
It is believed that Redmi 4’s 4GB variant (priced at Rs 10,999) will face stiff competition from Motorola’s G5 Plus.