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Xiaomi launches iPhone killer Mi4 in India for Rs 19,999

Last updated on: January 28, 2015 15:06 IST

 

Chinese handset maker Xiaomi has launched the much-awaited 4G device Mi4 in India. 

Priced at Rs 19,999, the first sale will be on 10 February.

 

The company, which entered the Indian market last year, has launched three devices so far -- Redmi 1S, Redmi Note and Mi3 -- in partnership with e-commerce major Flipkart.  

 

Xiaomi launched the Mi4 in July last year. However, the device did not hit the Indian market.  

The Xiaomi Mi4 has a 5-inch IPS display and is powered by a 2.5 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor and has 3GB RAM. 

It comes with a 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, Sony IMX214 BSI sensor and 4K video recording. With a 8MP front camera, the smartphone comes with Android KitKat operating system with a layer of the MIUI OS skin.  

 

Xiaomi plans to aggressively expand its product portfolio in India, which is its largest market after China.  

Features of Mi 4:

  • MIUI 6
  • Snapdragon 801 2.5GHz
  • Adreno 330 GPU
  • 3GB LPDDR3 RAM
  • 16GB eMMC 5.0 Flash
  • 5” IPS Full HD 441 PPI
  • Gorilla Glass OGS
  • 13MP f1.8 rear
  • 8MP f1.8 front 80° wide
  • 3080 mAh lithium-ion
  • Quick Charge 2.0

    Photographs, courtesy: Xiaomi
    Inputs: PTI