Xiaomi Redmi 4 with 5-inch display, 3GB RAM, Snapdragon 625 surfaces in benchmarks, hints Aug 25 launch

The specifications of Xiaomi upcoming affordable Android smartphone has surfaced on Geekbench. The device will be the successor of Redmi 3 (Redmi 3S/3S) which was first announced in China back in January 2016. As Redmi 4 is the successor of Redmi 3, we could expect Xiaomi bringing lots of changes to device design and hardware specifications. According to the Weibo leak, the Redmi 4 will features a 5-inch 1080p display and will be unveiled on August 25th.

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Apart from the 5-inch display, the rumors also claims that the Redmi 4 will be powered with a 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 14nm processor coupled with Adreno 506 GPU and 3GB RAM. It will run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box and includes 32GB on-board memory which can be further extendable using a microSD card.

Like other entry-level devices, the Xiaomi upcoming phone could also feature a fingerprint scanner on the back and includes all the standard connectivity features with 4G VoLTE on top. No details available regarding the cameras or battery capacity yet, but we could expect a 13MP rear camera and a massive battery of 4000mAh or above.

Coming to the price tag, the Redmi 4 is expected to price around $105 which is very good for the specifications they carry. However the final price will be revealed at the time of official announcement of the smartphone.

Not only this, there is also report that the Xiaomi is currently working on its latest flagship smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi Note 2 which could feature a 5.7-inch FHD display, Snapdragon 821 SoC, and dual 12-megapixels cameras.