As expected, Xiaomi has launched the Mi Pad 4 tablet in China. As the name suggests, this budget tablet is the successor to the Mi Pad 3, which was launched a year back. Xiaomi’s new tablet has been launched in two variants – Wi-Fi only and Wi-Fi+LTE.
Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 price
There are a bunch of models to choose from. First off there are two Wi-Fi only models to choose from – 32GB+3GB RAM model priced at RMB 1,099 (Rs 11,500 approximately), and 64GB+4GB RAM model priced at RMB 1,399 (Rs 14,600 approximately).
The Wi-Fi+LTE variant will only be available with 64GB storage, and 4GB RAM. It is priced at RMB 1,499 (Rs 15,600 approximately). Buyers will be able to choose from two variants – black and gold, and the first sale is scheduled for June 29.
Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 specifications, features
As far as specifications are concerned, the Mi Pad 4 flaunts an 8-inch full HD (1920×1200 pixels) display with 16:10 aspect ratio. Under the hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chipset clocked at 2.2GHz.
For photography, the tablet is equipped with a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and HDR support. Up front, there is a 5-megapixel snapper with f/2.0 aperture. In line with the teasers, the tablet boasts a face unlock feature.
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The rest of the features include single SIM slot (LTE variant), Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, 3.5mm audio jack, and USB Type-C port. Making sure everything ticks is a massive 6,000mAh battery underneath. On the software front, the tablet runs Android Oreo-based MIUI.
In comparison, last year’s Xiaomi Mi Pad 3 was launched with a slightly smaller 7.9-inch display, and was priced at RMB 1,499 (approximately Rs 14,100). It featured a 7.9-inch Retina display, MediaTek MT8176 hexa-core SoC, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB storage. It also came with a 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel selfie camera, and a 6,600mAh battery.