Xiaomi has unveiled the successor of the Xiaomi Redmi 3 at an event in Beijing, China, dubbed as Redmi 4. It also launched the Prime edition of the device and the budget version, dubbed as the Xiaomi Redmi 4A.The Xiaomi Redmi 4 has been priced at CNY 699. Let’s take a look at the device.
Xiaomi Redmi 4 Pros
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
- Fingerprint Sensor
- Dual SIM with VoLTE Support
- 4100 mAh Battery with Fast Charge
Xiaomi Redmi 4 Cons
- Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Xiaomi Redmi 4 Specifications
|Key Specs||Xiaomi Redmi 4|
|Display||5 inch IPS LCD|
|Screen Resolution||720 x 1280 pixels|
|Operating System||Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with MIUI 8|
|Processor||1.4 GHz octa core
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 430|
|Inbuilt Storage||16 GB|
|Storage Upgrade||Yes, up to 256 GB|
|Primary Camera||13 MP, f/2.2 aperture, phase detection autofocus and LED flash|
|Secondary Camera||5 MP with f/2.2 aperture|
|SIM card type||Dual SIM|
Question: Does the Xiaomi Redmi 4 have dual SIM Slots?
Answer: Yes, it has dual SIM slots, both support nano SIM cards.
Question: Does the Xiaomi Redmi 4 have microSD expansion option?
Answer: Yes, the device supports microSD expansion up to 256 GB.
Question: What are the color options?
Answer: The device will be available in Gold, Dark Gray and Silver color options.
Question: Does the Xiaomi Redmi 4 have the 3.5 mm headphone jack?
Answer: Yes, the device comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack.
Question: What all sensor does it have?
Answer: The Xiaomi Redmi 4 comes with fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity and compass.
Question: What are the dimensions?
Answer: 141.3 x 69.6 x 8.9 mm.
Question: What is the SoC used in the Xiaomi Redmi 4?
Answer: The Xiaomi Redmi 4 comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 430.
Question: How is the display of the Xiaomi Redmi 4?
Answer: The Xiaomi Redmi 4 comes with a 5 inch HD IPS LCD display. It has a pixel density of ~296 PPI.
Question: Does the Xiaomi Redmi 4 support Adaptive Brightness?
Answer: Yes, it supports adaptive brightness.
Question: Which OS version, OS type runs on the phone?
Answer: The device runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with MIUI 8 on top.
Question: Does it have capacitive buttons or on-screen buttons?
Answer: The device comes with capacitive touch buttons.
Question: Does it come with a fingerprint sensor?
Answer: Yes, it comes with a fingerprint sensor.
Question: Can we Play 4K Videos on Xiaomi Redmi 4?
Answer: No, the device can only play videos up to HD (1280 x 720 pixels) resolution.
Question: Is Fast Charging supported on the Xiaomi Redmi 4?
Answer: Yes, the device supports fast charging.
Question: Does it support USB OTG?
Answer: Yes, it supports USB OTG.
Question: Does it come with a Gyroscope sensor?
Answer: Yes, it comes with a gyroscope sensor.
Question: Is it waterproof?
Answer: No, the device is not waterproof.
Question: Does it have NFC?
Answer: No, the device does not have NFC.
Question: How good is the camera quality of the Xiaomi Redmi 4?
Answer: The Xiaomi Redmi 4 comes with a 13 MP primary cameras with f/2.0 aperture, phase detection autofocus and an LED flash. On the front, the device features a 5 MP secondary camera with f/2.2 aperture.
We haven’t tested the Xiaomi Redmi 4 yet. Once we have done our testing, we will post more details in the review.
Question: Does it have Optical Image Stabilization (OIS)?
Answer: No, the device does not come with OIS.
Question: Is there any dedicated camera shutter button on the Xiaomi Redmi 4?
Answer: No, it does not have any dedicated camera shutter button.
Question: What is the weight of the Xiaomi Redmi 4?
Answer: The device weighs 156 grams.
Question: How loud is the loudspeaker?
Answer: We are yet to test the loudspeaker quality. We will confirm this after testing the device.
Question: Can the Xiaomi Redmi 4 be connected to a Bluetooth headset?
Answer: Yes, the can be connected to a Bluetooth headset.
Question: Is Mobile Hotspot Internet Sharing supported?
Answer: Yes, you can create hotspot to share internet from this device.
The Xiaomi Redmi 4 replaces the Redmi 3S, which also came with similar specs such as the 5 inch HD display, Snapdragon 430, 13 MP primary camera and 2 GB RAM. The addition of a fingerprint sensor makes the device a better option. Overall, the device is good value for money for CNY 699.