After Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 4 last year, a beefed up version of the device, the Redmi Note 4X got on the soon-to-be-released list as well. Already, a lot of details about the much-anticipated smartphone have emerged online. Up till now, we knew that Xiaomi will make the Note 4X a Valentine s special launch, unveiling it on February 14 in China. However, new reports signal at a launch as early as tomorrow, which is February 9. Also, a new leaked render of the Redmi Note 4X is doing the rounds, which plausibly reveals the entire design details of the device, just ahead of the launch. Also Read - Another Xiaomi folding phone set to launch after October with Mi MIX Fold specsAlso Read - Best smartphones for photography under Rs 20,000 to gift for Father's Day
The leaked render of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X, posted by Playfuldroid, shows the device in two color variants, teal green and black. The back of the device shows the smartphone looking identical to the Redmi Note 4. Now, that could mean two things, one, that this really is Note 4X, given its resemblance to its predecessor. And two, the uncanny resemblance also means that this may just be a little color editing done on the Redmi Note 4, thus we will recommend you to take these details with a pinch of salt. Also Read - Xiaomi Mi Watch Revolve Active India launch date revealed: When's the launch?
However, taking a positive foot forward, the image reveals the purported Redmi Note 4X with camera unit accompanied with LED flash at the back, with the fingerprint sensor placed right below it. The image also reveals a metal body on the device, with antennas running along the top and bottom edge of the handset. A Mi logo also sits on the rear panel.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X specifications
While this is all that the new leak reveals, previous rumors have revealed quite a bit. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X is expected to feature a 5.5-inch full HD display. The smartphone is believed to be powered by MediaTek Helio X20 chipset, accompanied with 4GB of RAM, and 32GB/64GB storage options. ALSO READ: Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X launch teased; here s everything we know so far
For photography, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X is expected to sport a 13-megapixel rear camera. On the other hand, details about the front facing camera are still unknown. The smartphone is expected to be fuelled by a large 4,100mAh battery, like its predecessor. On the software front, the smartphone could run on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow based MIUI 8.1.
In comparison, the Redmi Note 4 comes with a 5.5-inch full HD display and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC in India. On the photography front, there s a 13-megapixel rear camera with PDAF and a 5-megapixel selfie camera. Other connectivity options include hybrid dual SIM card slots, 4G with VoLTE support, Wi-Fi, USB and Bluetooth. It draws its juice from a 4,100mAh battery. On the software front, it runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow based on MIUI 8.
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