Chinse handset maker Xiaomi is all set to launch of a couple of new handsets in India next week, our sources close to the company confirmed to Pricebaba Daily. In fact, Xiaomi has also started sending out invites to a press event scheduled for March 20. The invite reads “Time to get smarter” by focusing the letter ‘A’ that more or less looks like a numeric value ‘4.’ Therefore, it is likely that Xiaomi will launch the Redmi 4 and 4A smartphones in India. Both the phones were unveiled in China back in November last year.
The Xiaomi Redmi 4 comes in two variants. The first variant sports a 5-inch HD screen featuring a 2.5D curved glass on top. It is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 430 quad-core processor ticking 1.5GHz, 2GB RAM, and Adreno 505 GPU for graphics. It features 16GB of internal storage, which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card. The second variant flaunts a Full HD screen, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core chip, and an Adreno 506 GPU. It has a 32GB internal memory that is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card.
Both the variants house a 13-megapixel rear snapper with dual-tone LED flash and PDAF (Phase Detection Autofocus). On the front, there is a 5-megapixel front-facing camera for all the selfie lovers out there. Furthermore, it has a fingerprint scanner sitting on the rear side. Both the devices run a custom MIUI 8 software on top of Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system. The 4G-enabled dual-SIM phones pack a 4100mAh battery under the hood. Available in Gold, Silver, and Grey colour options, the Xiaomi Redmi 4 costs 699 Yuan (Rs 6,630) and 899 Yuan (Rs 8,525).
The Xiaomi Redmi 4A, on the other side, boasts of a 5-inch HD display. It gets its grunt by a 1.4GHz Snapdragon 425 quad-core processor, 2GB RAM, and Adreno 308 GPU. It has a 16GB internal memory that is expandable up to 128GB by means of a microSD card. Running Android 6.0 Marshmallow-based MIUI 8, the Redmi 4A packs a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP selfie camera. It embraces 3030mAh battery in addition to 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, and GPS. It is available in Gold and Rose Gold colour options at the price of Rs 499 yuan (Rs 4,735).
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