If you are a Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 user of the Indian model, there is good news for you. The model in question has now been confirmed to receive Android Nougat update “very soon”. The confirmation is coming through a promotional banner setup by Flipkart for The Big Redmi Note 4 Sale scheduled for August 2nd.
The dedicated page lists that the Redmi Note 4 smartphone will be up for grabs starting 12 PM IST on the aforementioned date. It further mentions all the offers for the sale and in the end, it talks about the device receiving the Nougat update in the future. It has not been listed clearly whether it will be Android 7.0 or 7.1.
Xiaomi has already announced the MIUI 9 ROM which is based on Nougat and will be rolled out to all eligible devices. While we already know many of the new features added to the ROM, a few of them might not make way to the global version of the ROM.
To recall, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 sports a 5.5-inch Full HD display. Under the hood, it has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor with Adreno 506 GPU. There is a 13-megapixel camera on the back and a 5-megapixel camera on the front with f/2.0 aperture. You can choose from 2GB, 3GB or 4GB RAM model along with 32GB or 64GB of internal storage. The whole package is powered by 4100mAh battery and was launched with MIUI 8 based on Android Marshmallow. It also has a fingerprint scanner on the back.