Before you accuse us of blasphemy, stop and consider this: affordability doesn’t mean low quality these days.

Don’t be all elitist and write off the Xiaomi Mi 4i even before the battle has begun. If expensive means better, Vertu would be making the best smartphones in the world.

Xiaomi’s new iteration of an old favourite is chock full of the freshest specs of the season. But is it enough to take down the iPhone 6? Read on to find out.