Xiaomi announces Redmi Note 2
Xiaomi announces Redmi Note 2

Xiaomi announces Redmi Note 2: ready to compete with Samsung’s Note 5

Xiaomi has announced its next flagship device, the Redmi Note 2. Like every time, Xiaomi has promised some exotic specs at amazing price tag. But apart from this, it seems Xiaomi is really confident with thei Redmi Note 2 because the company announced the flagship device just at the same time when a tech giant like Samsung announced its Galaxy Note 5 and S6 Edge Plus.

Xiaomi announces Redmi Note 2

Xiaomi tweeted about their new upcoming gadget and wrote that the eye catching features of the Redmi Note 2 will be the 5.5 inch full HD didplay specially designed to support night and dim vision.

Check out the key features of the new Redmi Note 2:

1. 5.5″ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
2. 1080*1920 pixels (~401 ppi pixel density)
3. Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU
PowerVR G6200 GPU
4. 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal memory (expandable)
5. 13 MP primary camera and a 5 MP front facing camera.
6. 3060 mAh removable battery
7. Android 5.0 with MIUI7
8. Dual Sim support.

The price of the device will start from $128 and will increase with each advanced variant. The $128 model will support LTE on one Sim whereas 3G on the other. If you want LTE for both the Sims, then it will cost you $144.

Redmi will launch in China from August 16, 2015. Besides launching Redmi Note 2, Xiaomi also unveiled its new MIUI 7 OS. MIUI 7 runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop and apart from that not much details could be fetched. MIUI 7 has been announced for China only.

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