Redmi Note 4G is an awesome device that supports LTE or 4G network at a fraction of the price compared to what other phone manufacturers in offering. The older Redmi Note shall be discounted in Singapore upon the release of Redmi Note 4G
Xiaomi claims the new Redmi Note 4G is able to reach 150mpbs download and 50mbps upload speed. This is of course dependent on many factors such as network, location, coverage and many more. To achieve such speed is wonderful especially on Redmi Note’s pricing but bear in that you must have a LTE or 4G plan subscribed. You should contact your Telco or ISP to confirm the status of your broadband package.
From design perspective, the Redmi Note 4G seems to have no difference with the older version of Note. Redmi Note 4G looks exactly like the previous Redmi Note if you have experienced it. It has a 5.5 inches display which effectively put this phone in phablet category device such as Samsung Note or Iphone 6 Plus. It still has a 720p display which may be lacking for device with such large screen.
There are virtually no differences in size wise between the old Note and the new 4G ones. The device is 154 x 78.7 mm in size while 9.5mm thick. You should be expected to use two hands while operating the Redmi Note 4G. This phone only comes with choices of black or white.
The new Redmi Note 4G has difference performance specifications when compared with the old Note. The new Redmi Note 4G is Quadcore powered instead of Octacore. Redmi Note 4G runs on a Quadcore 1.6 GHz Cortox A7 processor. There has been a lot of argument between the perfomance differences between Quad and Octa core , however having more cores do not necessarily means better performances.
Redmi Note 4G has received an Adreno 305 upgrade of it’s GPU processor. The new GPU is said to have better graphic performance with compared with the previous Mali 450 processor.
The Redmi Note 4G comes with 2GB ram and 8 GB extended storage. There’s option for up to 64GB of micro SD extended storage Redmi Note comes with a default MIUI V5 installed this is pretty much the same with the previous version of Note. We know there are nothing much to really hype about that MIUI V5 is still an Android 4.2 JellyBean operating system.
Redmi Note 4G still runs on a 3100 mAh battery which is decent for a device this size.
There are virtually no difference between camera performance for Redmi Note 4G and it’s previous predecessor. Redmi Note 4G still have a 13 MP rear camera and 5 MP front camera. The camera is capable to face detection, HDR and geo tagging.
At $ 229 , Redmi Note is quite a catch for LTE , 4G ready device.