Xiaomi, the Chinese smartphone maker, launched Redmi Note 4 in China last month. Rumors hinted at Xiaomi unveiling the smaller version of Redmi Note 4, which is called Redmi 4, at the event. But the unveiling didn’t happen as expected. And now, as reported by Gadgets360, design and key specs of the upcoming Redmi 4 have surfaced online.
The leaked images show a stunning metal unibody design for the Redmi 4, likely to be available in Gold and Silver color variants. In terms of the specs, the Redmi 4 is expected to sport an octa-core 1.8GHz MediaTek Helio P10 processor with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage. The Redmi 4 will run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow-based MIUI 8 UI. The phone is expected to feature a 5-inch Full HD display with resolution at 1920×1080 pixels. On the camera front, the Redmi 4 will have a 13MP primary camera with LED flash and a 5MP front camera.
When it comes to batteries, Redmi is known for packing in powerful long-lasting batteries. And continuing this tradition, Xiaomi Redmi 4 will be powered by a massive 4000mAh battery, good enough to provide you one-and-a-half days of normal usage. In terms of connectivity, the Redmi 4 will support 4G LTE bands, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Other standard connectivity options will be present by default. Reports claim that the Redmi 4 is expected to be priced at CNY 699 (INR 7,000 approx.)
The official announcement dates for Xiaomi Redmi 4 remain unknown. Meanwhile, rumors hint at Xiaomi working on Mi Note 2, which is likely to be launched alongside a Pro variant. The Mi Note 2 is mainly targeted at the flagship smartphone market and is expected to compete against premium smartphones. Leaks about the Mi Note 2 hint at 5.5-inch OLED screen. It is expected to come with 6GB RAM/128GB storage and 6GB RAM/64GB storage and is likely to be powered by a Snapdragon 821 chipset, a USB Type-C port, and 3600mAh battery. The 64GB is expected to be priced at CNY 2,499 (approx. INR 25,000) and the 128GB variant is likely to be priced at CNY 2,799 (approx INR 28,000).