Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, Xiaomi’s latest handset is now official. As expected, the Chinese smartphone brand is sticking with a familiar playbook, offering slick design and plenty of specs without breaking the bank. With local domestic rivals already taking over the smartphone market, Note 4 launch might be the needed boost to get Xiaomi brand back on track.
Spotting a 5.5 inches display and running on Xiaomi’s feature-rich MIUI interface based on top of Android 6 Marshmallow, the Redmi Note 4 is built to be tough and good-looking.
The Note 4 goes on sale in China today from Mi.com, with prices starting at RMB 899 (around $135) for 2GB of RAM and 16GB storage, or RMB 1,199 ($180) for the version with 3GB of RAM and 64GB storage.
Its body is made out of metal and comes in iPhone-Presque dark grey, bright silver and gold versions. There are two versions which both running on the 10-core MediaTek Helio X20 system chip; 2GB of Ram and 16GB of internal storage, while the other is equipped with 3GB of Ram and 64GB of internal storage.
Key specs include:
- 5.5-inch 1080 x 1920 display
- MediaTek 10-Core Helio X20 processor
- Fingerprint sensor on the rear
- Android 6.0 Marshmallow (with Xiaomi’s MIUI 8.0 skin)
- 13-megapixel rear-facing camera with dual-tone flash
- 4,100 mAh battery