Three new Xiaomi Redmi 3 variants leak online
Three new Xiaomi Redmi 3 variants leak onlineReuters

Xiaomi's Redmi 4 has been spotted on the Chinese telecommunication agency website, hinting that the launch of the device is just around the corner.

A smartphone with model number—2016060, has been listed on TENAA, Chinese equivalent of America's FCC (Federal Communication Commission), with all the key specifications. There is no mention of the device's name, but all the features mentioned in the product description matches with the long-rumoured Redmi 4.

As per listing, Xiaomi device measures 69.6 mm wide, 141.3 mm in length and weigh 160 g. It is said to sport a 5.0-inch full HD display, 2GHz Snapdragon 625 octa-core processor, Adreno 506 GPU, Android Marshmallow OS-based MIUI v8.0, 2GB/3GB RAM, 16GB/32GB storage (expandable via micro SD), a 4,000mAh battery, 13MP camera with LED flash on the back and 5MP front snapper.

It is also said to house a fingerprint sensor, Infrared sensor (smart TV remote feature), Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and other standard connectivity features.

The appearing of Redmi 4 on TENAA indicates that the company has finalised the product's specifications and the mass production is already underway.

Furthermore, Xiaomi is hosting an event on Aug. 25 Beijing. We believe, Redmi 4 is most likely to make its debut next week. It is expected to be priced around Â¥699 (roughly $105/€93/Rs. 7,050).

Word on the street is that the Redmi 4 will share the lime light with its phablet sibling Redmi Note 4 as well.

According to the recently leaked Redmi Note 4 retail box, it is expected to feature 5.5-inch full HD display, Android Marshmallow-based MIUI 8.0 OS, 2GHz MediaTek Helio X20 deca-core CPU, 2GB/3GB RAM, 16GB/64GB storage, a 4,100mAh cell, a13MP primary camera and a 5MP front snapper.

Watch this space for more update.