Looks like Xiaomi is not yet done with its Mi 4 variants, with the latest Mi 4c expected to launch on Tuesday 22 September according to a Weibo post by co-founder Bin Lin.
Keeping in line with the speculations, the phone is indeed expected to launch in two variants – 16GB storage with 2GB of RAM and 32GB storage with 3GB of RAM. This information was posted on the Mi forum as well.
In terms of specifications, the device is expected to sport a 5-inch display full HD display and will come equipped with a 13MP rear camera along with a 5MP front facing camera. The phone is expected to sport Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 808 SoC which houses a hexa-core processor.
In additional features, the Xiaomi Mi 4c will also feature a USB Type-C connector and reportedly runs the latest MIUI 7 interface. According to Bin Lin, the Mi 4c box will also bundle a microUSB to USB-Type C adapter. It will be backed by a 3,080mAh battery. The dimension are expected to be exactly the same as the Mi 4i, 138.1 x 69.6 x 7.8 mm and should also weigh just about 130 grams.
Previously, a leaked AnTuTu benchmark result proved that the alleged Mi 4c will come with 1.4GHz hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor and connectivity options will include 3G, GPRS/ EDGE and 4G LTE.
The pricing of the device is expected to be around CNY 1,499 (approx Rs 15,500) for the 16GB variant and the 32GB variant will be priced higher.