Xiaomi Mi 4c is official with Infrared and USB type-C ports
As expected, the long anticipated Xiaomi Mi 4c is finally here. The smartphone was boxed in a 7.8 mm thick plastic casing that looks lively in all four color flavors — white, yellow, light blue, pink and black.
The highlights of Xiaomi Mi 4c features include the smartphone’s Infrared port which enables the device to comfortably work as a remote control for your TVs and other electronics. Mi 4c also makes use of a microUSB type-C connector for charging and USB communication with other gadgets. Inside the retail box, Xiaomi says they will include an adapter to allow the type-C wire connect to “normal” USB ports seamlessly for a small charge.
In terms of display, the Mi 4c comes with a 5-inch Full HD touchscreen that has a PPI of 441. The smartphone is armed by a 13-megapixel autofocus camera with dual flash and a 5-megapixel selfie unit at the front.
You’ll find a 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 chipset (two Cortex-A57 cores and four Cortex-A53 cores) roaring inside the engine alongside an Adreno 418 GPU and 2GB or 3GB of RAM depending on the configuration. The 2GB RAM model has 16GB of storage while the other variant houses 32GB of internal memory. Under the plastic back cover, you’ll find a 3,080mAh battery which packs support for Quick Charge 2.0.
Pricing and availability
In terms of pricing, Xiaomi Mi 4c 16GB (the model with 2GB of RAM) will be available for sale at 1,299 yuan ($204) while the 32GB model (3GB RAM) will set buyers back by 1,499 yuan ($235). The two variants will be go on sale tomorrow in China as well as on Xiaomi’s English website, MI.com.