Xiaomi Redmi 4 (4X) preview – 5“ screen, 3 GB RAM and 4100 mAh battery

After we acquainted you with the key specifications of the new Apple flagships, today it is time to take a look at some more affordable options. In the spotlight for this preview stands Xiaomi Redmi 4 – one relatively bugdet-friendly smartphone. You can find more information about its price as well as purchase options HERE.

5-inch HD screen and Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) OS

The smartphone sports a 5-inch IPS display providing you with big enough working space but not too much to make the device uncomfortable to use. You get HD resolution (1280 x 720 pixels) which will provide image detail of around 296 ppi. In addition, Corning Gorilla Glass protects the screen from scratches.

The battery has a capacity of 4100 mAh that means up to 36 hours of talking time or up to 432 hours of standby time. In addition, the operating system with which the smartphone works is Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow). As far as connectivity options are concerned, you get Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS.

3 GB RAM and 13 MP main camera

In terms of hardware, it is based on the mobile processor Snapdragon 435 MSM8940 developed by Qualcomm. It features eight Cortex-A53 cores running at clock speeds of up to 1.40 GHz. The Adreno 505 GPU takes care of the graphics performance. In addition, you get 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB internal storage but if needed you can use the available microSD slot with support of up to 125 GB.

Moving on to the main camera specifications. The device features a 13 MP main sensor that sports autofocus, f/2.2 aperture and LED flash. You can record Full HD (1080p) video at 30 fps. The front camera is 5 MP with f/2.2 aperture.

Specs sheet

OSAndroid 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
CPUQualcomm Snapdragon 435 MSM8940 (8-core, 1.40GHz, Cortex-A53)
Internal storage32 GB
GPUAdreno 505
Display5-inch IPS LCD capacitive multitouch display with Corning Gorilla Glass and 1280 x 720 resolution
ConnectivityBluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS
Cameras13MP (rear), 5MP (front)
  • smartphone with two SIM cards, Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM/ Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • microSD card slot, supports up to 128GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
  • microUSB 2.0 port
  • loudspeaker
  • audio jack
  • camera with geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR
  • fingerprint sensor
  • accelerometer
  • proximity sensor
Battery4100 mAh
Dimensions70 x 139.2 x 8.7 mm
Weight150 grams

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