Launched back in May, the Redmi 4 is going on sale via Amazon India and mi.com today. The sale will commence at 12PM. The base variant comes with 16GB storage and 2GB of RAM and is priced at Rs 6,999, the mid variant comes with 32GB storage and 3GB of RAM is priced at Rs 8,999, while the more expensive variant comes with 64GB storage and 4GB of RAM and is priced at Rs 10,999. The internal memory can be expanded up to 128GB using a microSD card. This is an open sale for the Redmi 4, and no registration is required for the purchase of the smartphone. Also Read - Xiaomi is hiding the front camera on its next Mi flagship smartphoneAlso Read - Xiaomi 200W fast charging to reduce 20 percent of full battery capacity in 2 years
Amazon India has been pairing some interesting offers with the Redmi 4 sale. As a part of today s sale, the company will be offering a free subscription to Hungama Music and Hungama Play for 12 and three months respectively. Additionally, Vodafone customers will get 45GB data free for five months. All you need to do is recharge with 1GB or above 4G data pack and in return, you will get 9GB of additional free 4G data for five recharges with a maximum validity of five months. The Mi Case will be available for Rs 349, while the Mi headphones will be available for Rs 599. ALSO READ: Xiaomi Redmi 4 Review: Big on everything, small in size
Xiaomi Redmi 4 specifications, features
As far as specifications are concerned, the Xiaomi Redmi 4 flaunts a 5-inch HD (720p) IPS display with 296ppi. Under the hood is Qualcomm s Snapdragon 435 octa-core SoC. For photography, the Redmi 4 is equipped with a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and phase detection auto-focus (PDAF) support. Up front, there is a 5-megapixel snapper for selfies and video calling. ALSO READ: Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, Redmi 4 and Redmi 4A: Here s what s different
The rest of the features include a fingerprint sensor placed at the back, and a 4,100mAh battery. Xiaomi claims that the battery is good enough to offer up to 36 hours of talktime, and up to 430 hours on standby mode. Connectivity options include dual-SIM card slots (hybrid setup), 4G with VoLTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. On the software front, the device runs on Android Marshmallow wrapped under MIUI 8 out-of-the-box.