Recently two Xiaomi smartphones have surfaced online, one is rumored to be an affordable variant of the Mi 4, while the other is an entry-level variant of the Redmi 2. There however seems to be another Xiaomi smartphone in the pipelines, codenamed “Ferrari.”
The forthcoming smartphone has been spotted on GFXBench, and going by the specs list, it seems to be a mid-range smartphone. As per the listing, the smartphone will flaunt a 4.9-inch full HD (1920×1080 pixels) display, and will be powered by a Snapdragon 615 octa-core 64-bit processor paired with 2GB of RAM.
Additionally, the smartphone is also said to feature 16GB internal storage, a 13-megapixel primary camera, 5-megapixel selfie camera, and on the software front, it will run on Android 5.0.2 out-of-the-box.
The list of specifications is incomplete and there isn’t any word on when Xiaomi may launch the smartphone either. In the meantime however, the company very recently launched the Redmi 2 in India. The smartphone, priced at Rs 6,999, and features a 4.7-inch HD (1280×720 pixels) IPS laminated display and a 1.2GHz Snapdragon 410 quad-core 64-bit processor paired with 1GB of RAM.
The smartphone also features 8GB internal storage, microSD card slot, 8-megapixel rear camera with BSI sensor, 2-megapixel front-facing camera and a 2,200mAh battery. Connectivity options include dual-SIM card slots, dual-LTE support, Wi-Fi, and on the software front, it runs on MIUI 6 out-of-the-box.
The handset went on sale for the first time in India yesterday. The first flash sale had around 50,000 units for buyers and they went out of stock in a matter of seconds.