Amid of rumors, Xiaomi Mi4c has got launched with USB C type as expected and is bolted with 5 inch display. Along with the device, Xiaomi has also brought in few more products like Mi Mobile and Mi Bluetooth speaker floors.
Xiaomi has launched Mi4c which is another high-end smartphone with a very competitive price tag. Xiaomi Mi4c handset is powered by a 64-bit Snapdragon 808 chipset offering a hexa-core CPU with two Cortex-A57 cores and four Cortex-A53 cores, along with Adreno 418 GPU. It sports a 5-inch 1080p display, and comes in 2GB/3GB (RAM) and 16GB/32GB (storage) options
The phone sports a 13MP rear camera with phase detection autofocus and Sony or Samsung ISOCELL sensor with two tone flash and a 5MP wide-angle front camera. It ships with MIUI 6, Xiaomi custom Android build with MIUI 7 update coming in a few weeks.
According to Xiaomi, the new phone comes with a built-in IR blaster that supports over 2000 appliances including dSLR cameras.
The Mi 4c includes a wide range of gestures. For instance, double tap to wake up the screen. Also, it supports Edge Tap at both sides of the Mi 4c that respond to light taps.
The 2GB RAM and 16GB flash memory option retails for just RMB 1299 (US$204) in China, while the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage variant costs RMB 1499 (US$235). The phone will ship in Black, Blue, Yellow, Pink and White color options.
The new MVNO (or mobile virtual network operator) service from Xiaomi will be offering consumers voice and data services and utilising China Unicom or China Telecom networks.
Under Xiaomi Mi Mobile’s pay-as-you-go plan, consumers will be charged CNY 0.10 (approximately Rs. 1.10) per voice minute, SMS, and 1MB data. The plan supports China Unicom 2G, 3G, and 4G networks. It will be available for sale via the company online store (Mi.com) starting Wednesday.
Xiaomi’s new Mi Bluetooth speaker has an all-aluminum body and a 1,500mAh battery that should be good for up to 8h of music playback.
The Mi Bluetooth speaker offers built-in DSP (Digital Signal Processing) courtsy of a Anerva AV3102 chipset. It also has a microSD slot so you can play music off a card and there is also a built-in mic for taking calls hands-free.