Redmi 4 is a budget smartphone from Xiaomi which is built with Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 Chipset, contains Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 processor having 5.0 inches IPS LCD Capacitive touch screen and runs on Android OS, v6.0.1(Marshmallow). Before buying this mobile one should look at the advantages and disadvantages of redmi4 –
Redmi 4 Advantages
The biggest advantage of redmi 4 is that it has a colossal battery and the capacity of the battery is 4100 mAh which provides great battery backup which easily lasts for a full day with heavy usage of the device while running applications and games on the mobile.
It has a dual camera, while rear side of the device has 13-megapixel FHD camera with LED Flash and the front side of the device has 5-megapixel camera. While camera cannot be considered as top class but still one gets decent pictures from this device.
Another advantage of this device is its low price which is around rupees 6,999 for 2 GB model and its build and design is premium looking and it has all the other features like multiple connectivity options like 4G VoLTE, Micro-USB with OTG, fingerprint scanner, Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor which makes it a very good value for money option
Redmi 4 Disadvantages
Heavy and Non Removable Battery
Due to its bigger battery, this device is heavy in size which may put off those people who are looking for light mobile and also its battery is non removable which makes some people vote against this mobile.
Another problem with this mobile is that user can either use two Sim cards or one sim card and microSD card, in simple words there is no dedicated microSD card slot which results in problem because users these days have 2 Sim cards and if they want to use microSD card then it can lead to problem of choice between 1 Sim card and microSD card.
Another disadvantage is related to the availability of this device because this device is sold on fixed day and time over internet which leads to device getting sold in few minutes leaving a large number of buyers frustrated as one needs to be quick and savvy enough to place buy order in quick time.
As one can see from the above that redmi 4 has advantages as well as disadvantages but looking at its advantages and price point at which it is available one can overlook the disadvantages and buy this mobile.