A Snapdragon 660 powers the Mi Pad 4, and the 8", 16:10 display is kept going by a 6,000mAh battery.
The same AI Face Unlock feature is touted, and the marketing materials suggest that Xiaomi considers this a gaming and entertainment device.
Three variants are going on sale, with the most expensive of them offering 4G LTE (TDD-LTE and FDD-LTE bands) and GPS along with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage for1,499 yuan ($230). The cheaper, WiFi-only models are either 1,099 yuan ($168) for 3/32GB or 1,399 yuan ($213) for 4/64GB. Those prices would suggest that the LTE model is the best value for money.