Xiaomi unveils Mi 4S ahead of Mi 5 launch

Xiaomi has unveiled the Mi 4S smartphone ahead of the announcement of its flagship phone, the Mi 5. The Xiaomi Mi 4S comes with a 5-inch Full HD IPS display and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor with 3GB of RAM.


The device is equipped with 64GB of onboard storage. At the back is a 13MP primary camera with dual-tone flash and phase detection autofocus, while at the front is a 5MP camera. There is also a fingerprint sensor located below the rear camera. In addition, the phone comes with 4G, VoLTE, USB-C port, and a 3260mAh battery with support for Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 technology. The device is priced at CNY 1,699 (approx. Rs. 17,800) and will be available in China from March 1 in black, gold, purple, and white colour variants.

Xiaomi will also be unveiling its new flagship smartphone, the Mi 5, at MWC 2016 today. The price and specifications of the phone was listed by an online retailer earlier and also showed a new version of the device called the Xiaomi Mi 5 Plus. This version may come with a larger display as compared to the standard version.