After teasing the new Smartphone for a while, Xiaomi has finally launched Redmi Note prime in India for Rs. 8499. It is company’ second made in India device after Redmi 2 to be produced in Sri City, Andhra Pradesh in Partnership with Foxconn technology group. The handset will be sold exclusively on Mi.com and Amazon.in in white color only starting 15th December 2015 from 10 AM onwards.
The advance version of Redmi Note 4G flaunts a 5.5 inch IPS HD display with 1280×720 pixels resolution, 178 degree viewing angle and pixel density of 267 ppi. Powering it is a 64-bit Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 Processor clocked at 1.2 GHz aided by Adreno 306 GPU and 2GB of RAM. It has 16GB of internal storage which can be further expanded up to 32GB using a Micro SD card.
For photography, there is a 13MP primary rear unit with LED flash, 1080p video recording capability and f/2.2 aperture and a 5MP front snapper for Selfies. The Dual Sim handset runs an Android Kitkat 4.4 wrapped with MIUI 7 on top.
In terms of connectivity, it includes 4G LTE, 3G GPRS, bluetooth 4.0 LE, Micro USB 2.0, GPS/A-GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n with hotspot and USB OTG. The power is provided by the massive 3100mah battery. It weighs 185 grams and measures 154×78.7×9.4mm. Xiaomi has recently revealed Redmi Note 3 in China while Indian market still getting a revised version of Redmi Note 4G.
Mr. Manu Kumar Jain, Xiaomi’s India head, said: “We are really happy to be able to deliver to our promise of continuously innovating and catering to the needs of our Mi Fans. With the launch of Redmi Note Prime, we are glad to provide our Mi Fans an opportunity to upgrade to an even more powerful Smartphone with an expanded memory and dual-SIM capabilities. The 3100mah high-capacity battery, coupled with MIUI optimizations, has enabled Redmi Note Prime to achieve the most impressive battery performance yet. Local manufacturing shows Xiaomi’s commitment to being a part of fabric of India and we are truly excited to roll out our second ‘Made in India’ offering for our Mi fans”.