Xiaomi has officially announced Mi 4i today. The announcement was made at the Global Premiere event held in Delhi, India. As said earlier the new device comes in Mi Pad like design more color options and significantly improved the hardware options inside Mi 4i.
The Xiaomi Mi 4i offers 5-inch IPS LCD display with 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution, with panel made by Sharp/JDI (Japan Displays), it is further laminated to the glass so the colors will pop right on the top of the glass, which usually call OGS technology and an optimized display so users will have no problems in viewing this display even under direct sunlight.
On the camera front the device has got 13MP rear shooter with 5-element lens and f/2.0 aperture with a Sony sensor and a Dual Tone flash along with a 5MP front shooter with f/1.8 aperture and 88-degree Wide angle lens to help users to take better low-light shots.
Under the hood the device is powered by 64-bit Qualcom Snapdragon 615 Octa-core chip clocked at 1.7GHz per core. The new chip is completely designed in India and it is the 2nd generation Snapdragon 615 chip which comes with 8-cores in total with four cores clocked at slightly higher 1.7GHz and the rest of four power saver cores are clocked at 1.1GHz. which is an upgrade from previous 1GHz. There is 2GB LPDDR3 RAM and Adreno 405 GPU and will boot Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box with MIUI 6 on top.
The device also comes packed with features like Dual Micro SIM slot, both SIMs supports 2G/3G/4G LTE speeds, Dual band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS with a-GPS and a 3120 mAh battery, which the company claims to offer 38% higher capacity than other devices in this segment. It measures at 138.1 x 69.6 x 7.8mm and weight is 130 grams and comes in – Blue, Pink, White, Yellow colours.
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