Xiaomi gained a huge following due to the success of their devices in the past year. So it’s no longer a surprise if Xiaomi makes a buzz or make the buyers excite each time they tease or release something new to the smartphone universe. Last February, they announced the latest iteration of their Redmi devices along the Mi 5c as the newest smartphone of Xiaomi this 2017. So for all the Xiaomi fans out there, we’re glad to introduce to you the Xiaomi Redmi 4X.
The 5 inches device with 2.5D curved glass with round fingerprint reader on the rear side is available in Matte Black, Cherry Pink and Champagne Gold color where the body materials are boastfully made of metal compare to Redmi Note 4, in 139.24 mm height, 69.96 mm width and thickness of 8.65 mm. The device weighs the typical 150 grams (5.29 ounces) with the overall volume of 84.26 cm3.
The phone comes with 5 inches capacitive Multi-touch In-plane switching (IPS) LCD display in 720 X 1280 pixels resolution with the density of 294 pixels per inch. The aspect ratio is at 16:9 with 24-bit color depth in 70.98% display area. This mobile phone runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow operating system in MIUI 8 user interface powered by non-removable 4100 mAh Lithium Polymer battery type that supports the fast battery charging with Micro USB 2.0 connector. The camera hardware is packed by Complimentary Metal-Oxide Semiconductor (CMOS) sensor both in the primary and secondary camera. The primary camera sports the 13 megapixels 5 elements lens shooter in f/2.0 aperture with LED flash that’s capable of video recording at 30 frames per second while the front-facing camera equipped the 5-megapixel shooter in a f/2.2 aperture that’s also capable of video recording at 30 frames per second. This Redmi 4x is a dual SIM smartphone that houses the Nano SIM and micro SIM and supports the GSM, CDMA, Td-SCDMA, UMTS and LTE networks. In terms of connectivity, the options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2 and USB On the go.
The Redmi 4X is powered 28 nm 64 bit 8 cores (octa-core) ARM Cortex-A53 Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 MSM8940. The first 4 cores are clocked at 1.4 GHz while the other 4 cores are clocked at 1.1 GHz in support of 2 GB or 3 GB single-channel LPDDR3 RAM at 800 MHz. The graphics worked is powered by Qualcomm’s Adreno 505 at 450 MHz to enjoy the graphics hungry gaming and the movie watching that you can store at 16 GB or 32 GB storage depending on the variant with the support for memory expansion up to 128 GB through micro SD card. The 2 GB RAM plus 16 GB is said to be priced at CNY 699 while the 3 GB of RAM plus 32 GB storage will be sold at CNY 899. According to GSMarena.com the Xiaomi Redmi 4x is expected to be release on March 03 2017.
In terms of specs, aesthetics department coupled with affordable price, we can say that Xiaomi really knows what does it takes to succeed and wins the consumer's heart. The 4100 mAh battery of this Xiaomi Redmi 4X will be one of its selling points when it became available in the market by March of this year. With a huge following in different parts of the world, Xiaomi just got better and better in giving the consumer what they’re looking for in a smartphone and this 2017 will be no different, as Xiaomi have only just began.