Xiaomi Mi4 16GB

price Rs. 10,999 onwards | launch Feb, 2015
magic score ?
59.2
average value for money
our verdict: avoid
ranked
#60
of 147 phones in Rs. 10,000 - 15,000

PhoneCurry Editor's Note

summarizing opinion across 8 expert reviews

What We Liked

  • Excellent build quality
  • Rich choice of rear covers
  • Bright, vivid display, with good sunlight legibility
  • Sleek and friendly MIUI interface over Android
  • Blazing fast performance, backed by top-end hardware
  • Excellent for gaming
  • Excellent primary camera with great picture quality
  • 8 MP secondary camera is great for selfies
  • Solid battery life

What We Didn't

  • Loudspeaker could have been louder

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Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.4, Upgradeable to 6.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 441 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS LCD
  • Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3)
  • One Glass Solution
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Hall Sensor
Processor/RAM
Processor2.5 GHz, Quad Core, Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801
GPUAdreno 330
RAM3 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity3080 mAh
Battery Standby280 hrs
Dimensions
Weight149 gm
Thickness8.9 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (4K)
Other Camera Features
  • Sony Exmor RS Stacked Image Sensor
  • 6-element Lens
  • F/1.8 Aperture
  • Maximum Auto Focus time 0.3 seconds
  • Blue Glass Infrared Filter
  • Intelligent High Dynamic Flash
  • Real-time HDR
  • Panorama Mode
  • Burst Mode
  • Tracking Auto Focus
  • Magic Focus
Secondary Camera8.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • Exmor RS Back-Illuminated Image Sensor
  • 80 Degree Wide Angle 5-element Lens
  • F/1.8 Aperture
  • Next-gen Beauty app built-in
  • Full HD Video Recording
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS + BeiDou
CompassYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • USB On-The-Go
  • WiFi Direct
  • Infrared Blaster (Remote Control)
  • WiFi Display
  • WiFi Dual Band
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average brand rating
4.15/5
(Very Good)
average phonecurry internal rating for all phones launched by this brand in recent times
brand perception
Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Average
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys