by June 15, 2015
xiaomi mi 4i grey

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It’s not uncommon to see companies coming up with variations of their already launched Smartphones to keep the customers interested. Xiaomi is attempting to do just that by launching a new colour variant of its very popular Mi 4i Smartphone, which was launched in April. During the launch, Xiaomi had promised that the phone will be made available in colours such as Black, White, Orange, Light Blue, and Pink soon, but so far it has been available in only White. Finally adding power to the promise, the company is launching a Dark Grey variant of the Smartphone, which will go on flash sale on the 16th on the company’s website.

xiaomi mi 4i features

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The Mi 4i boasts of some amazing features and specs. It sports a 5” Sharp / JDI display, which uses full lamination technology for better contrasts. The display resolution of 1080 x 1920p is great for watching films, pictures etc. For durability, the screen employs the Corning OGS glass that protects it from scratches and damage. Its processor of choice is the 2nd Gen Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Octa core one with 64-bit architecture. Four of the cores clock a speed of 1.7 GHz while the other four are capable of 1.1 GHz of speed. The processor along with the 2GB of RAM gives the user a fluid multitasking experience and seamless app switching. The Adreno 405 GPU will play graphics rich apps with ease.

xiaomi mi 4i speakers

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The phone comes with 16GB of internal storage with no external card slot to expand memory. The phone comes with Smart PA which allows the user to amplify the sound and enhance playback while protecting the phone’s speakers from damage due to high volume.

Xiaomi has been generous with the camera specs. The primary camera is 13 MP, 4128 x 3096 pixels with f/2.0 aperture, autofocus, and dual-LED flash. It also has geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, and HDR features. The secondary camera is 5 MP and good enough for taking selfies and video calling. Overall, the cameras add to the value of the Mi 4i.

xiaomi mi 4i ui

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The phone runs on the latest iteration of Android- Lollipop. It also sports a customizable MI user interface version- 6.0. The Mi 4i is dual SIM capable with dual standby. The phone is 4G enabled, depending on the service offered by the local telecommunication providers. The phone is powered by a powerful Li-Ion 3120 mAh battery which can be charged up to 40% in an hour. It has a talk time of 35 hrs (3G) on a full charge. It also has Bluetooth and Wi-Fi for connectivity.

xiaomi mi 4i grey variant official launch

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Interested buyers will need to register themselves on the website before Monday 2pm IST. Following that is a wait for the sale to commence and then soon, the buyers will be able to experience the power packed performance of the Dark Grey colored Xiaomi Mi 4i! Also, if you miss out on the company’s flash sale, don’t worry, as Flipkart will be holding a sale of their own on the 18th of June.