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Xiaomi Mi 4i

Xiaomi Mi 4i
alaScore 89

753 reviews

Jun, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 753 reviews of Xiaomi Mi 4i. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviews about the performance and portability are overall positive. The camera and usability also get good opinions, whereas views are divided on the screen.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Xiaomi Mi 4i is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Xiaomi Mi 4i

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 user reviews of Xiaomi Mi 4i from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the performance and portability. The durability and usability are also mentioned favorably. Many are less positive about the screen.

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59% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Xiaomi 4i Mi4i Unlocked Dual Sim 5 Inch 1.7 GHz Octa Core 13MP RAM 2G ROM 16GB, 4G LTE White Smartphone by TakudaXiaomi 4i Mi4i Unlocked Dual Sim 5 Inch 1.7 GHz Octa Core 13MP RAM 2G ROM 16GB, 4G LTE White Smartphone by Takuda

Jun, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Xiaomi Mi 4i

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Xiaomi Mi 4i from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.ca. Reviewers really like the usability and portability, but there are some mixed reviews about the price. Many are critical about the performance.

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performance

67% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Xiaomi Mi 4i DUAL-SIM Unlocked Android Miui 6 (Based on Android 5.0) Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 64Bit Octa-core 1.7GHz Smartphone FDD LTE 13MP 5.0IN FHD Xiaomi Mi 4i DUAL-SIM Unlocked Android Miui 6 (Based on Android 5.0) Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 64Bit Octa-core 1.7GHz Smartphone FDD LTE 13MP 5.0IN FHD

Jun, 2017

Expert review by: Nimish Sawant (tech.firstpost.com)

Xiaomi Mi 4i review: At Rs 12,999, the company surely has a winner on its hands - Tech2

 

We review the Xiaomi Mi 4i which was a global launch in India.

Let’s cut to the chase – at Rs 12,999, Xiaomi surely has a winner on its hands with the Mi 4i.

May, 2015

Expert review by: Aloysius Low (cnet.com)

Xiaomi Mi 4i review

 

The Xiaomi Mi 4i packs some fairly impressive hardware, including a 5-inch full-HD display, a 13-megapixel rear camera and a solid compact build while still sticking very close to the lower end of the cost spectrum.

Xiaomi's polycarbonate handset sports a large bright screen, a decent 13-megapixel camera and a big replaceable battery packed into its slim frame. It feels surprisingly sleek and comfortable for a $200 handset.

Xiaomi's MIUI 6.0 interface replaces many native Lollipop features that may disappoint some Android purists. There's only 16GB of native storage and no expandable option. The lack of image stabilization hurts the overall camera quality.

The Xiaomi Mi 4i packs in a surprising level of polish and solid performance for a low-cost global handset.

May, 2015

Expert review by: Aloysius Low (cnet.com.au)

Xiaomi Mi 4i review: A surprisingly sleek low-priced handset

 

The Xiaomi Mi 4i packs some fairly impressive hardware, including a 5-inch full-HD display, a 13-megapixel rear camera and a solid compact build while still sticking very close to the lower end of the cost spectrum.

Xiaomi's polycarbonate handset sports a large bright screen, a decent 13-megapixel camera and a big replaceable battery packed into its slim frame. It feels surprisingly sleek and comfortable for a $200 handset

Xiaomi's MIUI 6.0 interface replaces many native Lollipop features that may disappoint some Android purists. There's only 16GB of native storage and no expandable option. The lack of image stabilization hurts the overall camera quality

The Xiaomi Mi 4i packs in a surprising level of polish and solid performance for a low-cost global handset.

May, 2015

Expert review by: Digit Mobile Phones (digit.in)

Xiaomi Mi 4i

 

Xiaomi Mi 4i Smartphone was launched in April 2015, comes with a 5-inch IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels at a pixel density of 441 pixels per inch. The screen is not protected by a Scratch Resistant display.

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: Bailey Stein (androidauthority.com)

Xiaomi Mi 4i review: not a flagship, but definitely a great buy

 

We take a look at what Xiaomi's so-called "affordable flagship" has to offer, in this Xiaomi Mi 4i review!

Display5-inch IPS LCD, 1920 x 1080 resolution, 441 ppi Processor1.7 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Adreno 405 GPU RAM2 GB Storage16 GB, not expandable Camera13 MP rear camera with dual LED flash 5 MP front camera ConnectivityWi-Fi 802.11...

Jun, 2015

Expert review by: Ron Amadeo (arstechnica.com)

Xiaomi Mi 4i review—The best specs for $200, but not the best software

 

A Snapdragon 615 and 3120 mAh battery are a steal, but the skin needs updating.

Outstanding value for money ; Great build quality and a matte, hard plastic shell that makes the phone feel like it's worth a lot more than $200 ; Lots of extra that aren't guaranteed on a phone this cheap. You get LTE and Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 ; A...

MIUI was fine when it was replacing KitKat, but as an alternative to Lollipop's Material Design, it feels dated. Everything has been paved over with the KitKat-era UI, so a lot of features are missing ; It still—still—has a menu button symbol. It...

Low end smartphone cameras are usually exercises in pain, but we took some camera samples anyway. Again, the only device we have that should be comparable is the Moto G, but we've also unfairly pitted it against the $300 Asus Zenfone 2 and the $650...

Jun, 2015

Expert review by: Chethan Rao (gizmodo.in)

Xiaomi Mi 4vs Mi 4i: Sibling Smartphone Rivalry

 

The Xiaomi Mi 4 received a sizeable price reduction recently, bringing the price of the 16GB model down to just Rs. 14,999. The company also sells the Mi 4i handset with a price tag of Rs. 12,999. So it's understandable if the customers are confused...

Jun, 2015

Expert review by: Debashis Sarkar (indianexpress.com)

Xiaomi Mi 4i review: A week with the flagship Mi smartphone

 

Take part in the detailed week long review of the Xiaomi Mi 4i flagship smartphone.

May, 2015

Expert review by: Abhishek Baxi (gizmodo.in)

Xiaomi Mi 4i Review: Misses the flagship hyperbole, but still a great phone

 

Xiaomi made its debut in the Indian market less than a year ago, and in this short time have managed to capture a decent market share as well as quite a

The Xiaomi Mi 4i is a well-rounded smartphone, and at Rs 12,999, it's hard not to recommend it no anybody. However, there are shortfalls and some niggles, and so the hyperbole of positioning it as a flagship smartphone should be avoided. Without that...

May, 2015

Expert review by: Varun Krish (fonearena.com)

Xiaomi Mi 4i Review

 

Xiaomi made it's first major product announcement in India on April 23rd for the Mi 4i which has been developed for over 18 months mainly for India and other nearby markets. The launch saw Hugo Barra, VP Xiaomi Global , unveil the Mi 4i in a market...

Great design and comfortable fit in the hand; Extremely good value for money at Rs.12999; Android 5.0 Lollipop; 1080p display with Sunlight Display technology; Dual SIM 4G; 3120 mAh battery

No memory expansion and limited to 16GB inbuilt memory; Tends to get warm during gaming in performance mode

May, 2015

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:3120
Battery technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Continuous audio playback time:59
Continuous video playback time:11
Talk time (3G):35

Camera

Auto Focus: Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Front Camera: Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):5
Main camera resolution (numeric):13
Rear camera resolution (numeric):13
Second Camera: Yes
Second camera resolution:5
Video recording: Yes
Video recording modes:1080p
Zoom capability: Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black / White
Curved Design: No
Form factor:Bar

Display

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display diagonal:12.7
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Display Type:IPS
Orientation sensor: Yes
Pixel density:441
Touchscreen: Yes

Ergonomics

Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Gyroscope: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes

Memory

Internal RAM:2

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:AAC, AAC+, AIFF, AMR, APE, FLAC, MP3, OGG, PCM, WMA
Video formats supported:ASF, H.264, M4V, MKV, MP4, MPEG4, RM, RMVB, VC-1, WMV9, XVID
Voice codecs:AMR-NB, AMR-WB

Navigation

Electronic compass: Yes
GLONASS: Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite): Yes
Position location:Y

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:GSM
3G: Yes
3G bands supported:850,900,1900,2100
3G standards:TD-SCDMA, WCDMA
4G: Yes
4G standard:LTE
4G standards:LTE
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth profiles:HID
Bluetooth version:4.1
SIM card capability:Dual SIM
SIM card type:MicroSIM
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Performance

Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Graphics adapter:Adreno 405
Gyroscope: Yes
On-board graphics adapter model:Adreno 405
Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:5.1
Proximity sensor: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:MICRO-USB
USB port: Yes

Processor

64-bit computing: Yes
Processor Cores:8
Processor family:Qualcomm Snapdragon
Processor frequency:1.7
Processor Model:615

Software

Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:5.1

Storage

Internal RAM:2048
Internal RAM type:LPDDR3
Internal storage capacity:16
Maximum memory card size:32

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:7.8
Height :13.8
Width:6.96
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