Follow up device of Redmi Note 3
Design and Display
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 16GB flaunts a 5.5-inch full HD display having pixel density of 401ppi. The device features an all metal unibody design having a waistline of 8.3mm and weight of around 175 grams. The phone is available in gold, silver and gray colour variants.
Platform and Performance
The smartphone runs on Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system. At the heart, the device features an 64-bit deca-core MediaTek MT6797 chipset that has a dual-core Cortex A72 processor with clock speed of 2.1 GHz, a quad-core Cortex A53 processor with 2 GHz clock speed, and another quad-core Cortex A53 processor having clock speed of 1.4GHz. It is bundled with 2GB of RAM and Mali-T880 MP4 GPU.
Camera and Storage
For photography, the device has a 13MP main camera with autofocus and dual coloured LED flash. It is accompanied by a 5MP secondary camera on the front for selfies and video calls. For storing your data, the device comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded upto 128GB by using microSD card on its Hybrid SIM slot.
Connectivity and Battery
The smartphone offers wide range of connectivity options that are Hybrid SIM, 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, hotspot tethering, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS and USB type C. With regards to sensors, this device has most of the sensors generally required in a keypad phone which are light, proximity, accelerometer, compass and gyroscope along with a fingerprint scanner nested on the back. Power required to keep this device running is supplied by a 4,100mAh li-polymer battery.
After the success of Redmi Note 3, Xiaomi continues to expand its Note series lineup with the Redmi Note 4. Similar to all other smartphones from this brand, this one too offers extensive range of features at a very competitive price. This makes it a really tempting device to go for.