Xiaomi has been teasing Redmi 4 for some time now and the company has finally launched the successor to its popular Redmi 3 line up. Xiaomi has a lot of fanbase for its affordable brand Redmi. The company launched 3 variants of the phone – Redmi 4 Pro, Redmi 4 and Redmi 4A in 3 colours – Gold, Grey and Silver.
At an event in Beijing, China, Xiaomi launched and revealed the prices of the lineup as Redmi 4 Pro (CNY 899), Redmi 4 (CNY 699) and Redmi 4A (CNY 499) and will go on sale from November 11th. Roughly, this will be ₹ 8900, ₹ 6900, and ₹ 4900 respectively.
Both the Redmi 4 Prime and Redmi 4 smartphones look similar in design and specifications but have some major differences in specifications. Xiaomi Redmi 4 Pro and Redmi 4 sports a 5-inch full HD display with 1080p resolution and 2.5D curved glass display. They support hybrid dual-SM slots and a fingerprint scanner on the rear panel.
Xiaomi Redmi 4 Pro Specifications:
Xiaomi Redmi 4 Pro is powered by a 2.0GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and runs on 3GB RAM coupled with 32GB internal storage expandable up to 128GB via microSD card. On the camera front, the phone supports a 13-megapixel rear camera with dual LED flash and a 5-megapixel front camera. Backed by 4100mAh battery, Redmi 4 Pro supports 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth v4.1, Wi-Fi, GPS and other necessary connectivity options. This prime variant runs on the latest MIUI 8 built on Android Marshmallow.
Xiaomi Redmi 4 Specifications:
Xiaomi Redmi 4 standard edition is powered by Snapdragon 430 SoC clocked at 1.4GHz and 2GB RAM with 16GB internal storage expandable up to 128GB via microSD. Camera and connectivity-wise, it has the same specs. And powered by a 4100mAh battery with fast charging feature!
Xiaomi Redmi 4A Specifications:
The Xiaomi Redmi 4A is the most basic of the Redmi 4 lineup and foregoes a fingerprint scanner. It is powered by a 1.4GHz quad-core Snapdragon 425 SoC and runs on 2GB RAM with 16GB inbuilt storage. All the other specs being the same except a 3120mAh battery, this Xiaomi Redmi 4A weighs just 131.5grams. This affordable variant is up for sale in Gold and Rose Gold colour variants.
As there is no official word regarding its international availability, Xiaomi’s new handsets are China exclusive for now.