Xiaomi Redmi 4 with metal body to be announced on November 4


Xiaomi is all set to introduce Redmi 4, successor of Redmi 3 smartphone that was introduced back in January this year. This will have a metal body and come with a fingerprint sensor on the back, similar to the Redmi 3s Prime. It received China’s TENAA certification recently that revealed the design and specifications of the smartphone. The teaser shows curved glass display along with a metal frame.


Xiaomi Redmi 4 rumored specifications

  • 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS display
  • 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 14nm processor with Adreno 506 GPU
  • 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • MIUI 8 based on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (micro + nano / microSD)
  • 13MP rear camera with PDAF, dual LED Flash, 1080p video recording
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • Fingerprint sensor, Infrared sensor
  • Dimensions: 141.3×69.6×8.9; Weight: 160g
  • 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS + GLONASS
  • 4000mAh battery / 4100mAh (typical) with Quick Charge 3.0

The Xiaomi Redmi 4 is expected to come in Silver, Gray and Gold colors and is said to be priced 999 yuan (US$ 147 / Rs. 9810 approx.). We should know all the details when the phone goes official later this week. It is not clear if Xiaomi is planning to unveil Redmi 4A as well. The event begins at  19:00 PM in Beijing (4:30 PM IST) on November 4th and will be streamed live as usual.


Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

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