According to the Manu Jain, head of India operations said that, the Mi 4 will be available by the end of this month January and would go for sale in February 2015. It has been expected that the Xiaomi will launch the 16 GB variants of the Mi4 in India.
The Mi4 will come with a metal body and removable plastic back cover which will be more compact and light in weight. The phone has a 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) IPS display with 441 ppi resolution and the Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection.
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The hardware includes 2.5Ghz quad core Snapdragon 801 processor, Sony IMX214 BSI sensor and 4K video recording. 3GB RAM and a 3,000mAh battery. The phone runs on the latest MIUI 6 version having installed Android 4.4.3 KitKat on it, the phone features 8MP front facing camera with Sony Exmor R sensor and a 13MP rear camera on the back.
Just like other earlier Xiaomi phones, Mi4 will also be available for sale exclusively on Flipkart in India. The actual price of the phone has not yet been reviled, but it is expected that the price would be around Rs 17,000- Rs 20,000.