Connect with us

Officially Launched

Xiaomi Mi 5C with Surge S1 SoC & Redmi 4X Smartphones Launched in China



Though Xiaomi announced to unveil its in-house Pinecone processors today in China, the company also launched the Mi 5C and Redmi 4X smartphones. The Mi 5C is the successor to last year’s Mi 4C which is exclusive to the Chinese market. Now, the new Mi 5C is also expected to be limited just to China. Another interesting to know is that the Mi 5C is the first ever smartphone to feature the newly announced PineCone’s Surge S1 SoC. On the other hand, the Redmi 4X comes with almost similar specifications as Redmi 4, but with a different design. Both the devices feature metal built unibody design and run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow based MIUI 8 out of the box.

Xiaomi Mi 5C

The device sports a 5.15-inch Full HD (1920 x 10809 pixels) display, same as on the last year’s Xiaomi Mi 5. Unlike the Mi 5 that came with a 3D curved glass on the rear, the Mi 5C sports metal built unibody. The 64-bit PineCone Surge S1 octa-core processor clocked at 2.2GHz comes with 2.2GHz and 3GB of LPDDR3 RAM. It also packs 64GB of onboard storage that can’t be further expanded. The wide physical home button on the front comes embedded with a fingerprint sensor. The power button and volume rocker on the right edge whereas the SIM card slot in on the left edge.

In the camera department, there is a 12MP rear camera with 6P lens, f/2.2 aperture, and PDAF. For selfies, Xiaomi is offering an 8MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture. Connectivity options include 4G, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ ac, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, GLONASS, 3.5mm Audio port, and a USB Type-C port. It comes backed by a 2,860mAh non-removable battery with 9V/2A fast charging support. There is also IR blaster on the top edge for controlling the TV and AC just like the remote controller. The device is priced at 1499 Yuan (approx $220 / Rs. 14,500) and comes in Rose Gold, Gold, and Black color options.

Xiaomi Redmi 4X

Unlike the Redmi Note 4X, the Redmi 4X has no Hatsune Miku limited edition variant. The device comes with the new revamped design, where the rear is moved from center on the Redmi 4 to the top left on the new Redmi 4X. It comes with a the same 5-inch HD (1280 x 720 pixels) display as on the its predecessor. Under the hood is the latest Snapdragon 435 octa-core processor clocked at 1.4GHz and coupled with Adreno 505 GPU. It comes in 2GB and 3GB RAM variants with 16GB and 32GB of internal storage respectively.

There is a 13MP rear camera with PDAF and f/2.0 aperture and a 5MP selfie camera on the front with f/2.2 aperture. The device is backed by a 4,100mAh battery that is rated to deliver 36 hour sof talk time and lastst upyo 18 days on stadby mode. There are dual SIM card slots and an additional slot for MicroSD card. It comes in Cherry powder, Champagne Gold, and Matte Black color options. On the rear, we can also fimd the fingerprint sensor. Coming to the pricing, the Redmi 4X is prcied at 699 Yuan (approx $100 / Rs. 6,800) for the 2GB RAM variant and 899 Yuan (approx $130 / Rs. 8,800) for the 3GB RAM variant.

Continue Reading

Recommended Video

Connect on Facebook

Top 5

Top 53 months ago

Top Features of the Vivo V7 Plus Smartphone

Vivo has finally unveiled the all-new selfie-centric smartphone dubbed Vivo V7 Plus in India. Though it is the successor to V5...

Top 54 months ago

Top 5 Best Performing Smartphones Under Rs 30,000 You Can Buy in August 2017

2017 has been an amazing year for smartphones. We have seen some really great smartphones launching this year so far...

Top 56 months ago

Top 5 Features of the Panasonic Eluga Ray Smartphone

Panasonic launched the new Eluga Ray smartphone here in India a couple of weeks back. This is yet another offering...

Top 51 year ago

Top 3 Smartphones from UMi you should take a look at

UMi is a Chinese smartphone manufacturing company that has launched a couple of smartphones previously. The smartphone manufactured by the...

Top 51 year ago

Fix Top 5 Pokemon Go Problems like Server Issues, GPS error, Battery Drain

Pokémon Go by Niantic began rolling out to players across the globe, and like all any other new game release,...

Top 51 year ago

Top 5 Features of Samsung Galaxy On5 Pro & On7 Pro Smartphones

The South Korean smartphone manufacturer Samsung, has been doing pretty good job with the budget smartphone lineup. They have introduced...

iPhone 6s - 1750mAh Battery iPhone 6s - 1750mAh Battery
Top 51 year ago

5 Tips to Make your Smartphone Battery Last till the End of the Day

Smartphones are the most useful piece of gadget that we own, which helps us get our jobs done easily. We...

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus - Top Features Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus - Top Features
Top 52 years ago

5 Most Important Features of Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

Samsung fans must be in awe this year, as they’ve got to see two new flagship devices within the span...

Top 5 Missing Features on Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Top 5 Missing Features on Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Top 52 years ago

Top 5 Missing Features on Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Samsung has launched the much-anticipated smartphone ‘Galaxy Note 5‘ with not much improvements over specifications, but you can find the...

Samsung Glaxat Note 5 Featured image Samsung Glaxat Note 5 Featured image
Top 52 years ago

Top 5 – Most Important features of Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Samsung Galaxy Note 5, the biggest announcement by Samsung Mobiles in New York. The features of the device are pretty...