Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, the popular mid-range smartphone that was launched in India two weeks ago, will go on sale in the country from 12pm IST on Friday. This time, the Redmi Note 4 sale will be held only on Mi.com, and the phone will not be available on Flipkart for this sale. It also marks the first sale of the 2GB RAM + 32GB storage Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 variant in the country, which is priced at Rs. 9,999.
Alongside the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 2GB RAM variant will be the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage (Rs. 10,999) and the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage (Rs. 12,999) versions on the sale. The smartphone will be available in Gold and Grey colour variants. There are no pre-registrations required for this Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 sale.
To recall, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (Review) was launched in India on January 19, and had its first sale the following week on January 23. At that point, only the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variants were made available. Xiaomi had announced a new Matte Black Redmi Note 4 variant as well, set to be made available soon in the country - however, that is not yet listed for purchase.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 sports a metal unibody design and bears a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel. In India, the smartphone is available with Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953 octa-core SoC in the country coupled with the Adreno 506 GPU.
The dual-SIM (Micro+Nano) Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 runs MIUI 8 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, and sports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) 2.5D curved glass IPS display with a 401ppi pixel density. The Redmi Note 4 rear camera bears a 13-megapixel CMOS sensor equipped with PDAF (phase detection autofocus), an f/2.0 aperture, 77-degree wide angle lens, and dual-tone LED flash. The front camera sports a 5-megapixel CMOS sensor, coupled with an 85-degree wide angle lens. Expandable storage is available on the Redmi Note 4 via a hybrid dual-SIM card configuration, supporting microSD cards (up 128GB).
As for connectivity, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 offers 4G with VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/g/b/n, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS, Micro-USB, and Infrared. Sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, electronic compass, and proximity sensor. Redmi Note 4 battery capacity is rated at 4100mAh battery, and the new Xiaomi smartphone measures 151x76x8.35mm, and weighs 175 grams.