Xiaomi announced the Mi 4 priced at Rs 23,999 in India whose first flash sale took place on February 24, 2015. While the Mi 4 16GB is now sold via open sale (no registrations required), you still need to register to buy the 64GB variant.
Today, the Xiaomi MiPad will go on open sale at 12PM followed by the first flash sale of Redmi 2 at 2PM exclusively on Flipkart. The third product to be available today will be the Mi 4 64GB 3G variant at 5PM on Flipkart in India.
If you have registered to buy the smartphone, do login to Flipkart by 4:50PM to ensure successful purchase of Mi 4. We do not the exact number of units going on sale yet. However, it will not get sold out within a couple of seconds. The 16GB variant is already on open sale and we expect the 64GB version to follow suite. Lets have a look at the specifications of the device.
Mi 4 64GB (3G variant) Specifications
The Mi 4 64GB has a stainless steel frame wrapped around the body with chamfered edges. It has a 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD display similar to the Mi 3 with very high colour gamut (84% of NTSC range). The smartphone is powered by a 2.5 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor. It comes with 3GB of RAM and 64 GB internal storage with no option for expandable memory via microSD card. It will run on MIUI 6 based on Android 4.4 KitKat. Hopefully, MIUI 6 based on Android 5.0 Lollipop comes soon.
On the camera front, the Mi 4 64GB has a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash. It has f/1.8 sensor size which is a Sony IMX214 six-element lens. It also has the capability to record 4K videos. On the front, it has a 8 megapixel front-facing camera with f/1.8 sensor size and 80-degree wide-angle lens (Sony IMX219), which will result in better selfies and video calling.
The Mi 4 64GB has 3G, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.5 & 5 GHz), WiFi Direct, Bluetooth, GPS as connectivity options. The smartphone packs in a 3,080 mAh battery under the hood.