Xiaomi Mi 4i with 5 inch 1080p display, 13MP camera, eight-core processor and 2GB RAM launched in India for $200 or Rs.12,999.00
Xiaomi launched its power packed smartphone Xiaomi Mi 4i at Global Mi Phone Premiere, held in New Delhi. The newly launched smartphone is priced at Rs 12,999 and will go on sale on April 30. Registrations will start at 8 pm today on Flipkart. Xiaomi said that the Xiaomi Mi 4i will initially available only on Flipkart but later it will sold across all Xiaomi channels.
As said above the Mi 4i is a very powerful smartphone and features a 5 inch HD 1080p display which will give pixel density up to 441ppi.
Xiaomi claims that the smartphone has a higher color saturation than iPhone 6. It is a fully laminated OGS. In other features, the Mi 4i comes with Sunlight Display, a technology which allows the phone to do dynamic tone mapping, which in turn, keeps the image quality balanced in bright sunlight.
On the insides, the Mi 4i is powered by a octa-core 64-bit Snapdragon 615 processor out which the four performance cores are clocked at 1.7 GHz, and four power saving cores at 1.1 GHz. Mi 4i will run on 2GB RAM and includes 16GB on-board storage
Size-wise, the device is 7.8mm thick, weighing in at 130 grams, with a 3120 mAh battery. Xiaomi VP, Hugo Barra said the phone’s quick charge feature enables a 40 percent charge within an hour, or a full charge inside three hours.
For creativity, Mi 4i pack a 13MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and dual tone flash and also includes torch feature for low light focusing plus improved HDR feature. For the selfie lovers, the Mi 4i sports a 5MP front facing camera. The beautify feature included comes with tools like wrinkle remover, skin smoothening feature and so on. It also gets a selfie timer feature.
Xiaomi Mi 4i is a dual micro-SIM smartphone and runs on Xiaomi’s custom ROM, MIUI 6 based Android Lollipop 5.0. MIUI supports six Indian languages – Hindi, Bengali, Kannada, Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil
In terms of connectivity, the device includes Bluetooth 4.1, 802.11ac, GPS/Glonass, Wi-Fi Direct and USB on-the-go.
All in all, a great smartphone with power packed features launched by Xiaomi for the price sensitive Indian buyer.