Alongside the Redmi 6 Pro, Xiaomi has also announced the fourth iteration of their tablet, the Xiaomi Mi Pad 4, today, in China. The Mi Pad 4 features a Snapdragon 660 AIE chipset which focuses primarily on Artificial Intelligence. Xiaomi has reduced the overall size of the tablet by 9.4%, while still maintaining the same 7.9-inch display as its predecessors.
The Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 features an 8-inch FHD+ IPS display with a WUXGA resolution, i.e., 1920×1200 pixels. The screen has a slightly wider 16:10 aspect ratio. Powering the tablet is the Snapdragon 660 AIE chipset while Adreno 512 handles the graphics. It comes with either 3 GB RAM 32 GB storage or 4 GB RAM and 64 GB of storage to choose from. The tablet runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with MIUI on top.
For people who are okay with taking pictures using their tablets, the Mi Pad 4 comes with a 13 MP rear camera which uses an Omni Vision OV13855 sensor behind the f/2.0 lens. It also has a 5 MP selfie snapper on the front, which has a similar f/2.0 lens on top but uses a Samsung-made S5K5E8 sensor.
Underneath the metal body lies the 6000 mAh battery, which provides required juice for the Mi Tab 4. The battery sees a 10% reduction in capacity when compared with its predecessor. It comes with a Type-C port charging and data-syncing. For connectivity, the Mi Pad 4 comes with Bluetooth 5.0, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi with 2×2 MIMO support. The Mi Pad 4 also comes in an LTE variant, which allows users to pop-in their LTE supported sim-cards to use the tablet on-the-go. For added security, the phone comes with AI Face Unlock.
Pricing and Availability of Xiaomi Mi Pad 4
The Xiaomi Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 comes in Black and Rose Gold colors. The pricing for the base variant with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB storage is CNY 1,099 (USD 167/ INR 11,475) while the 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage variant would cost you CNY 1,399 (USD 213/ INR 14,607). The LTE model comes with a price tag of CNY 1,499 (USD 229/ INR 15,600).
The Mi Pad 4 is now up for pre-orders in China, while the sale starts from June 29th. As of now, there’s no word on the availability of the tablet in markets other than China.
Learn more: Mi Pad 4 (in Chinese)