Xiaomi announced Redmi Note 2, their latest large-screen smartphone last week. Now the Android phone has been available globally for $169 USD. If the price tag has caught your eye, let’s keep checking what features have been packed in the smartphone.
The Redmi Note 2 is a budget friendly and high performance smartphone that measures 15.2 x 7.6 x 0.825 cm and weights 160g. As we can see from the images, the smartphone shows off a minimalistic and stylish design and its back cover is interchangeable, using multiple optional colored covers, you can easily change the color of your phone in order to match your mood or overall style. And its frame is made from aluminum magnesium alloy for a durable and solid construction.
As a large-screen smartphone, Redmi Note 2 employs a 5.5″ 1080p FHD IPS display with 400 ppi pixel density, and its unique sunshine and night reading modes can bring you more comfortable viewing experience in the sun or at night, moreover, its eye protection mode is capable of reducing blue light from the screen to protect your eyes.
Redmi Note 2 also features a 13MP rear camera with phase detection autofocus that can be found on SLR cameras so that you can more easily capture those wonderful moments, and it also supports 1080p video recording. And its 5MP front-facing camera with a 78-degree angle of view lets you take great selfies and group photos.
Redmi Note 2 runs Android 5.0 based MIUI 7 OS and comes equipped with Helio X10 2.0GHz octa-core processor with PowerVR G6200 GPU, 2GB RAM and 16GB/32GB ROM so you can get lots of Android apps and games, and the powerful hardware ensures it delivers fast response and smooth multi tasking.
Furthermore, the Android phone is equipped with a removable 3060mAh rechargeable battery that offers up to 120 hours of standby time. In addition, other specs also include dual SIM, dual standby, Bluetooth 4.0, and microSD card slot for up to 32GB.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 has been available for preorder. The 16GB and 32GB models are priced at $168.85 and $205.85 USD. If you’re interested, jump to GearBest for their more details.