Xiaomi is all set to launch its upcoming 4G supported smartphone named Mi4 in India tomorrow. Manu Jain, Xiaomi India-Head already hinted the Mi4 price to be around Rs 20,000 in an exclusive interaction with IndianExpress.com. The company, just a half-year old in Indian market have launched Redmi 1S, Redmi Note (dual Sim and 4G variants), Mi3 along with various accessories in partnership with e-commerce leaders Flipkart.
Xiaomi Inc, popularly called as ‘Apple of China’ already launched the Mi4 in July last year. Moreover the device is yet to hit the Indian mart. Last week, Mi Note and Mi Note Pro smartphones were unveiled by Xiaomi at their official event in Beijing.
Mi4 sports a 5’ IPS display with a 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution at 441 ppi protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It features a 2.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor along with 3GB of RAM. It runs on Android 4.4.3 KitKat OS based on MIUI 6. Mi4 supports 4k video recording with its 13MP rear and 8 MP front camera. It has a huge battery life of 3080 mAh.
Chinese giants Xiaomi is looking to strengthen its position in the booming mobile mart in India. IDC last quarter results reported that Samsung is leading the Indian smartphone market with 24% share. Micromax is placed second with 20%, followed by Lava, Karbonn, Motorola at 8%, 8% and 5% respectively.