At an event in Delhi, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has launched its latest flagship smartphone Mi4i in India for Rs 12,999. The smartphone will be available from April 30 on its own website as well as eCommerce portals Flipkart, Amazon and Snapdeal, and brick-and-mortar stores of The Mobile Store and Bharti Airtel, in India. Registration for the device is open from April 23rd 8PM to April 29th midnight.
The company has also introduced Mi smartband at a priced of Rs 999 in India. The fitness tracker, announced in China in 2014, connects to iPhone and Android smartphones. It will be available at company’s site and has a 30-day battery life and IP 67 certification, making it water and dust resistant.
Mi4i comes with 5-inch 1080p display, powered by a second generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB of on-board storage and 3120mAh battery. It also features 5MP front camera, 13MP rear camera, dual SIM and includes support for 4G with in both slots and runs on MIUI operating system.
The device is 7.8mm thick, and weighs only 130 grams. From next month, the device will be available in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore. However, its availability is China is still undisclosed.