Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 comes with a Metal body similar to Redmi Note 3. It has a 5.5-inch Full HD Display with 2.5D Curved glass. On the front there is a 5MP front camera, Notification LED and Earpiece below the display are there three capacitive buttons which are backlit.
On the right, there is Volume rockers and Power button coming to bottom we have Micro USB port, and Speaker Grill on left device supports Hybrid SIM Slot. On top, it has a 3.5mm Audio Jack, IR Blaster, and Noice cancellation microphone The back panel is made up of Metal where Top and Bottom is plastic we have a 13MP Rear camera with Dualtone LED Flash and Fingerprint Scanner and Mi Logo below. Phone measures 151mm x76mmx 8.45mm and Weights 165g. It has slightly curved edges which gives good grip while handling device. The overall build of the device is improved compared to Redmi Note 3. Speaker placement has been changed compared to Note 3.
Coming to Display Xioami, Redmi Note 4 comes with 5.5-inch Full HD IPS Display 1920 x 1080 resolution with 2.5D Curved Glass on top of it. Produces good colors and Viewing angles in both Indoor as well as Outdoor conditions. Redmi Note 4 doesn’t come with gorilla glass protection.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 is powered by a powered by a 2.0GHz Octa-core Snapdragon 625 processor (MSM8953) with Adreno 506 GPU. Redmi Note 4 comes with a 2GB/3GB/4GB of RAM and 32GB/64GB of internal storage. Out of 32GB, only 22GB is available for a user which is further expandable with microSD card up to 128GB.We tested some high-end games on Redmi Note 4 we didn’t face any issue while Playing games or using Phone in Daily also there was no heating problem. On AnTuTu Redmi Note 4 Scores 61885 points whereas On Geekbench Phone Scores 826 points on a Single core and 2916 points on Multicore. Overall performance of device was good
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 comes with a 13 Megapixel Rear Camera with Dual tone LED Flash, Phase Detection Auto Focus and 5 Megapixel front camera both have f/2.0 aperture. Rear camera offers good pictures in outdoor as well as indoor conditions. Low light camera performance on Redmi Note 4 is average. Both front and the Rear camera can record videos up to 1080P. 5MP front facing camera is just decent similar to other Xiaomi Budget Phones also comes with beauty and other modes
Overall camera performance is improved compared to Redmi Note 3. Check out some of camera Samples below.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 runs on MIUI 8 Based on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow which is similar to other Xiaomi Phones offers Dual Space which allows using two WhatsApp, Facebook account, App lock feature, It also offers change themes schedule text messages record calls and more. Redmi Note 4 also comes with some preloaded apps which can be uninstalled. Software performance is Smooth we didn’t face any issue while using it. Xiaomi is testing Nougat Update for Redmi Note 4 based on MIUI 8 which is expected to roll out soon . beta build is available for users better wait for a stable build as there will be bugs in Beta build. Redmi Note 4 comes with a Fingerprint Scanner on Rear similar to Note 3 and 3s Prime which is Fast and Accurate. Fingerprint Scanner can also be used to Capture images, Unlock Apps.
Connectivity Options on Redmi Note 4 includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 LE and GPS + GLONASS, IR Blaster which can be used to control TV, AC and more electronics devices which work fine, Redmi Note 4 also supports OTG. Speaker output On Redmi Note 4 is loud and clear. Call quality on device was also loud and clear also Reliance Jio works with Redmi Note 4
Redmi Note 4 is packed with a 4100 mAh non-removable battery which is able to deliver battery life of 1 and half days with daily use like listening music, Playing games, social media and more with a Screen on Time of 7-8hours. If you are not a heavy user that device will easily last for more than two days. Snapdragon 625 is power efficient chipset. Redmi Note 4 does not support fast charging it comes with 5V 2A charger which can charge a device from 0-100% in around 2 hours 60 min. Xiaomi should have included fast charging support.
Redmi Note 4 base variant price starts at Rs 9,999 for 2GB RAM, 3GB RAM is priced at Rs 11,999, and 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM model is priced at Rs 12,999. Redmi Note 4 offers Great Design, Performance, improved camera, battery life as said there is nothing perfect Redmi Note 4 does not support Quick Charge, No Gorilla Glass Protection and a Low light camera is average.If you are looking for camera Phone than Honor 6X and Coolpad Cool 1 are other options available. Redmi Note 4 is available on Flipkart and Mi.com
Fingerprint Scanner working