Last week, a smartphone surfaced online which was believed to be the Xiaomi E4 an affordable variant of the Mi 4. At its fifth anniversary event in China, CEO Lei Jun took the wraps off the smartphone, which essentially is the Mi 4, but with 2GB of RAM. Also Read - Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 could launch as a high-end phone with tons of exciting featuresAlso Read - Xiaomi confirms Mi 11 Lite colour variants in India: Here are the options available
The Xiaomi Mi 4 variant launched today is identical to the smartphone that was launched earlier this year, except for the RAM. Where that smartphone featured 3GB of RAM, the variant launched today features 2GB of RAM. In comparison to the Rs 19,999 price tag for the 16GB variant, the variant with 2GB of RAM is priced at 1,699 Yuan (Rs 17,132 approximately). It goes on sale today in China, but there is no word on when it could launch in other countries. Also Read - Best wearable gift ideas under Rs 5,000 for Father's Day 2021
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The Xiaomi Mi 4 features a 5-inch full HD 1080p display, 2.5GHz Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor, and 16GB/64GB internal storage. The smartphone also features a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, 8-megapixel front facing camera, and a 3,080mAh battery. On the connectivity front, the Mi 4 supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, and on the software front it runs on Android KitKat wrapped under MIUI 6.0.