Xiaomi Mi 4i receives update to help with overheating issues


The Xiaomi Mi 4i, a lower spec’d variant of the manufacturer’s flagship Xiaomi Mi 4, is apparently a ‘hot” model. And that label has nothing to do with sales of the device, which have been taking place in India via Flipkart. Actually, it is the phone itself that has been overheating. And no, the unit does not employ the Snapdragon 810 chipset. Actually, the 64-bit Snapdragon 615 SoC is under the hood, featuring an octa-core 1.7GHz CPU, and the Adreno 405 GPU.

To combat the heat, Xiaomi has released an 804MB update, V6.5.4.0 LXIMICD, to adjust the thermal control algorithm so that the phone …