The smartphone giant, Xiaomi rolled out its Redmi Note 4G, a LTE enabled successor to the Redmi Note which had hit the markets formerly, along with Xiaomi Redmi 1S and Xiaomi Mi3.
The Xiaomi Mi3 proved to be a runaway hit in India as it has been selling like crazy, while the Redmi 1S in tow for the launch and is up for grabs with a price tag of Rs 7,000. With aggressive pricing strategy the 5.5-inch phablet, has been priced at CNY 999 (approximately Rs. 9,900), and runs on Android 4.4 Kitkat with the MIUI v5 skin on top. Similar to Redmi Note, the new entrant has an IPS-LCD display.
|SIM Support||Single SIM|
|Operating System||Android 4.4 Kitkat|
|Display||5.5-inch capacitive touch screen display with 720 x 1280 pixels resolutions|
|Processor||Qualcomm MSM8928 Snapdragon 400 processor with Quad Core 1.6GHz CPU|
|Camera||13 MP rear autofocus camera with an f/2.2 apertur and LED Flash and a 5 MP front facing camera|
|Storage||8GB of inbuilt storage, expandable up to 64GB|
|Dimensions||154 x 78.7 x 9.5mm|
|Connectivity||China-specific TDD-LTE support (1900/ 2300 / 2600MHz) along with GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro-USB with OTG, and GPS/ A-GPS.|
It may be named “Note”, but don’t fall for it, since it doesn’t feature a Stylus. The Redmi Note 4G is also lighter by 189g.The smartphone will be available in Black and White colors along with colorful protective sleeves. With dearth of inbuilt 4G LTE Smartphones in India, it is for us to watch the kind of response the device receives but certainly the demand for 4G network will rise in the coming year.
Images Courtesy: Xiaomi Official