Xiaomi is taking over the smartphone world – people who need a reasonably priced flagship device could certainly find one impressive product within the Xiaomi lineup. The company has started their endeavor not so long ago, and even within this very short period of time they have grown so much. Mi handsets are locally assembled in India apart from the Chinese origin, thus these smartphones are available in India with even better price and support.
Xiaomi Mi5 is the 2016 flagship for the company. This smartphone comes in different variants at different price tags, but the configuration is pretty much like this original one. It has 1.8 GHz quad core Snapdragon 820 CPU with 3 GB of RAM, and it has 32GB of on-board non-expandable storage. Display on the Xiaomi Mi5 is 5.15 inches and the resolution is 1080×1920 pixels. It has 16 MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, and 4 MP front camera. There’s a fingerprint sensor as well. Price: Rs. 29,699.
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The Redmi Note 3 is another 2016 flagship device from Xiaomi. It comes with Snapdragon650 quad core 1.8 GHz CPU, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB internal memory. There’s an external card slot which takes microSD cards up to 32 GB. For enhanced security, there’s a fingerprint scanner on the rear side of the phone. Display on this handset is 5.5 inches, 1080×1920 pixels. The cameras are 16 MP rear and 5 MP front. The battery is 4050 mAh. Price: Rs. 11,998.
Xiaomi Redmi Note Prime is powered with Snapdragon 410 1.2 GHz quad core CPU, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB internal storage; expandable up to 32 GB via microSD cards. It has 13 MP primary and 5 MP secondary cameras on board. Redmi Note Prime has two SIM card slots, both support the Indian 4G bands. The battery capacity is 3100 mAh, li-po. Price: Rs. 8,819.
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The Xiaomi flagship for 2014; still a very powerful handset on 2016. CPU on this smartphone is Snapdragon 801 2.5 GHz quad core with 3 GB of RAM. The internal storage is 16 GB and 64 GB, and it’s not expandable. Xiaomi Mi4 is basically 3G, at least the Indian variant of it. It has 13 MP rear and 8 MP front cameras and they capture very sharp photos. Battery on the Mi4 is 3080 mAh, non-removable. Price: Rs. 14,999.
The Xiaomi Mi4i is a smaller sibling of the actual flagship Mi4; and it comes with a Snapdragon 615 quad core 1.7 GHz CPU and 2 GB of RAM. The internal storage amount on Xiaomi Mi4i is 16/32 GB, and there’s no expandable memory option. The display is 5 inches, it has 1080×1920 pixels resolution. The cameras are 13 MP primary and 5 MP front with dual-tone LED flash. Price: Rs. 11,999.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G was released in Dec 26, 2014 and it still offers great value for money. The phone has Snapdragon 400 1.6 GHz quad core CPU and 2 GB of RAM. The display is 5.5 inches with 720×1280 pixels resolution. The cameras are 13 MP rear and 5 MP front. On memory side, this phone has 8 GB internal and support for cards up to 64 GB. Price: Rs. 11,023.
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The Xiaomi Mi 4S is set for a release on the Q2 of 2016. The expected CP on this smartphone is a Snapdragon 808 Hexa core CPU, 3 GB of RAM and 64 GB internal storage with up to 128GB of expandable memory support. The display would be 5 inches, at 1080×1920 pixels resolution. The cameras are 13 MP primary and 5 MP secondary; the flash is dual-LED. It comes with fingerprint sensor in the rear. Price: Rs. 17,990.
The Xiaomi smartphones have never failed to amuze their consumers. If you are tight in budget and need one of the best phones in the market right now, Xiaomi would be a perfect pick.