Xiaomi is currently China’s number 1 smartphone manufacturer and the company will announce their expansion plans this month. Recent reports said that India is definitely one of the countries Xiaomi plans to expand this year, and the latest report claimed that that will happen in Q2 or Q3 this year. Xiaomi will allegedly open up an official webstore in India and sell their devices straight from there, until that happens however, the company is still forced to sell their devices through Flipkart.
That being said, Xiaomi has launched their Mi4 handset in India last month for Rs. 19,999, we’re talking about the 16GB variant of the device here. This device will be available on sale tomorrow, as Flipkart is holding a flash sale for this device. We have good news for those of you who have been waiting for a 64GB version of the device, Xiaomi has announced today that this model will be available in India starting from February 24th via Flipkart. The device will be priced at Rs. 23,999 and this will be a 3G version of the device, no 4G LTE available.
The Xiaomi Mi4 features a 5-inch 1080p IPS LCD display along with 3GB of RAM and 16 or 64GB of non-expandable internal storage. The device is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor clocked at 2.5GHz which comes with an Adreno 330 GPU. Xiaomi Mi4 comes with a 13-megapixel rear-facing camera and a dual-LED flash while there’s an 8-megapixel shooter located on the front of the device. Mi4 comes with Android 4.4 KitKat pre-installed on top of which you’ll find company’s very own MIUI OS. Xiaomi measures 139.2 x 68.5 x 8.9mm and weighs 149 grams.
The 64GB variant of the Xiaomi Mi4 will be available in White color only in India, at least for now. The registrations for the first flash sale of this device will begin soon, though we don’t know the specific date just yet. That’s it folks, have any of you been waiting for the 64GB version of the Mi4 in India, do you intend to purchase this thing when ti lands? Let us know what you think in the comments, we’d love to hear from you.