The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 which was released in the middle of the year was a good smartphone, but some people weren’t happy with the fact that it came with a MediaTek processor. Now Xiaomi has launched a variant of the smartphone, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X with a Snapdragon processor.
The Redmi Note 4X has pretty much the same specs as the Note 4, with the only difference being in the processors. The Apple of China also released a special edition of the Redmi Note 4X called the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X Hatsune Miku Special Edition which comes in a distinct package which contains a Limited edition Mi power bank and distinctive designs.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X Specifications, Review and Highlights
Design & Display
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X has a 5.5-inch display with a Full HD resolution and 2.5D curved glass covering it. It is just 8.45 millimetres thick and weighs 175 grammes.
Storage & Processor
The Redmi Note 4X is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 625 processor with a clock frequency of 2.0GHz, with an Adreno 510 GPU handling graphics operations.
The variant of the phone which is available for purchase right now is the one with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of eMMC 5.0 internal storage, but a 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage variant of the smartphone will be available later.
The Redmi Note 4X sports a 13MP camera with a dual-tone LED flash at the rear, and a 5MP camera on the front for selfies.
The rear camera uses Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF) for better and faster focusing on images, and has a f/2.0 aperture for improved shooting in low-light conditions. The phone’s front camera also has a f/2.0 aperture and uses 85-degree wide-angle lens for a wider image capture range.
Battery & Connectivity
The phone comes with a hybrid SIM slot with support for 4G VoLTE network connections. It packs a 4000mAh battery which is strong enough to last a whole day even on heavy use.
Software & Hardware
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with MIUI 8 out of the box. The phone comes with two important sensors – a fingerprint sensor and infrared sensor.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X Full Phone Specifications
|Model||Redmi Note 4X/4X Hatsune Miku Special Edition|
|Announced||February 8, 2017|
|Released||February 14, 2017|
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz|
|3G Network||HSPA+ 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz|
|4G Network||LTE with VoLTE|
|SIM Type||Micro + Nano / microSD Slot.|
|SIM Count||Hybrid SIM|
|2G||GPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps|
|3G||Up to 42.2 Mbps (HSDPA), 5.76 Mbps;(HSUPA)|
|4G||Up to 300/50 Mbps|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps|
|Web Browser||Yes, HTML5|
|Dimensions||151 * 76 * 8.45 mm|
|Build||Metal Unibody Design.|
|Colors||Champagne Gold, Platinum Silver, Matte Black, Hatsune Green & Cherry Pink|
|Display Type||IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||1080 * 1920 pixels|
|Pixel Density||~401 ppi pixel density|
|f/2.0, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), 1.12 µm pixel size|
|1080p HD & 720p Video|
|Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR|
|Yes, Dual-tone LED flash (Primary)|
|f/2.0 aperture & 1080p video recording|
|Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 (MSM8953)|
|CPU||Octa-Core 2.0 GHz|
|Expandable up to 256 GB (microSD) [hybrid]|
|Accelerometer, Proximity, Light, Gyroscope, Compass,|
|Yes, Bluetooth v4.2|
|Bluetooth Profiles||A2DP, LE|
|Wi-Fi||Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct|
|USB Type||Yes; USB v2.0, USB-On-the Go|
|GPS||Yes, GPS + A-GPS + GLONASS + BDS|
|SMS||Yes (threaded view)|
|Yes, IMAP4, POP3, SMTP|
|Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC|
|Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player|
|Yes, FM radio No|
|Yes, 3.5mm Jack|
|– MP4/H.264 player |
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
Availability and Price of Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X in China, Nigeria, Kenya & Ghana
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X with 3GB of RAM and 32GB ROM carries a price tag of 999 Yuan in China. It comes in Champagne Gold, Platinum Silver, Matte Black, Hatsune Green and Cherry Pink colours, which are the same colours the special edition is sold in.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X Hatsune Miku Special Edition which comes with a soft protective case with Hatsune Miku printed on it, costs 1299 Yuan in China, and both this and the standard edition have been available for purchase since Valentine’s Day. The Hatsune Green colour version will, however, only be available sometime in March.
What is Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X Price and Availability Status?
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