Vatsal Impex Pvt. Ltd., the authorized distributor of Xiaomi products in Nepal, has taken the wraps off its new mid-ranger, the Redmi 4 Prime in Nepal. The company has priced the phone at Rs. 23,499 and is available for purchase from different Xiaomi retail stores, exclusive mi showrooms (Labim Mall, Lalitpur & New Road, Kathmandu), and it’s online website xiaominepal.com.np.
The Redmi 4 Prime sports a 5-inch IPS LCD display with Full HD resolution, and is powered by the energy efficient 14nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Octacore processor. It has 3GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage. The storage can be expanded up to 256 GB via a microSD card slot.
On the back, you’ll find a fingerprint sensor sitting below the 13MP camera. The 13MP shooter has a f/2.2 aperture lens, phase detection autofocus, and dual-LED (dual tone) flash. The front houses a 5MP selfie snapper. Powering the phone is a sizeable 4100mAh non-removable battery.
Unfortunately, the phone is still running on Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 with MiUi 8. Connectivity options include dual hybrid SIM slot with 4G support, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (no ac), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, FM, and micro USB V2.0 with USB OTG support. It also includes all the sensors like accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass.
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