Xiaomi Redmi 4X Review
Giving continuity to the trend of manufacturing budget-flagship smartphones, Xiaomi recently launched a smartphone named Xiaomi Redmi 4X on 2017, March and is another smartphone in the Redmi Series. Moreover, the Redmi 4X can be said as the successor of the Redmi 4A which was launched on previous year. And yes, today we will be reviewing the same budget-flagship smartphone, Redmi 4X.
The Xiaomi Redmi 4X, looks similar to the Redmi 4A, and features metal unibody. The device also features non-removable rear panel which is linked up to screen housing. The rear panel is also curved which allows users to hold the device easily. Moreover, the device, likely to other mid-range smartphones like Oppo F3 and F3 Plus, features 2.5D curved corning gorilla glass at the front which protects it from being scratched and makes it look premium.
The Redmi 4X features an earpiece, a front facing camera, and various sensors at the top. However, we can see that this device lacks notification LED light. Besides, the device features the capacitive home, recent app and back buttons below the screen. The touch capacitive buttons too lack backlit.
Moreover, the device features a 3.5 mm headphone socket, a secondary microphone and an IR sensor at the top part. The device, further, carries the USB port, a speaker grille and a primary microphone at the bottom. The device also equips main camera at the top-left corner at the rear side supported by the LED flashlight and fingerprint sensor. The device features the power key, the volume adjusting keys and the hybrid SIM cards slot on the right and left hand side respectively.
Furthermore, the Redmi 4X features 5.0 inches IPS LCD screen with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution having ~294 ppi pixels density. Moreover, its predecessor also had HD resolution screen with 720 x 1280 pixels. The display produces vibrant color and viewing angles also are good. The screen too is bright enough that it can be used under bright light without any problem.
The Xiaomi Redmi 4X runs Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and also features company’s own MIUI 8. The device, further, is equipped with Qualcomm MSM8940 Snapdragon 435 chipset, Octa-Core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU, and Adreno 505 GPU. The device is available in both 16 GB and 32 GB internal memory and 2 GB of RAM and 3 GB of RAM respectively. The storage can further be expanded to 128 GB using a microSD card.
Moreover, the Redmi 4X is sported with 13 MP, f/2.0 aperture lens, phase detection autofocus primary camera. The primary camera adds other features like geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, panorama and so on. Besides, the device possesses 5 MP and f/2.2 aperture front facing camera. Both main and front facing cameras are able to shoot videos at 1080p@30fps.
Besides, the Redmi 4X is packed with powerful 4100 mAh non-removable battery. The device, unlike other mid-range smartphones, is also supported by fast charging functionality. The battery is so strong that the device can be used for more than two days with a single charge. Moreover, the device is available in different colors like white, black, and gold.
Xiaomi Redmi 4X Price in Nepal : Rs. 18,500 (Around)
Xiaomi Redmi 4X Specification
|Resolution||720 x 1280 pixels|
|CPU Speed||1.4 GHz|
|Video Recording Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Main Camera Resolution||13.0 MP|
|Front Camera Resolution||5.0 MP|
|Main Camera Auto-focus||Yes|
|External Memory||Yes, Expandable Up To 128 GB|
|Sim Size||Nano and Macro SIM|
|2G Sim||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz|
|4G TDD LTE||B38 / B40|
|USB Version||USB 2.0|
|Headphone||3.5 mm Stereo|
|Wi-Fi/Wi-Fi Direct||802.11 b/g/n (Dual Band), Yes|
|Location||GPS, Glonass, Beidou|
|Operating Software||Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow|
|Color+||White, Black and Gold|
|Form Factor||Touchscreen Bar|
|Dimension||139.2 x 70 x 8.7 mm|
|Water Resistant/Dust Proof||No|
|Ambient Light Sensor||NA|
|Standard Battery Capacity||4100 mAh|
Audio and Video
|Video Playing Format||MP4, M4V, MKV, XVID|
|Video Playing Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Audio Playing Format||WAV, AAC, MP3, AMR, FLAC|