Xiaomi Redmi 2 – A Research Review

Xiaomi Redmi 2

Xiaomi Redmi 2 – Android Smartphone

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Xiaomi Redmi 2 – Overview:

(video by c4ETech

Xiaomi Redmi 2 android smartphone is focusing the company to cross into the 64-bit era and its catchy enough headline for a sequel though not overly generous with the upgrades. The second thought of the Xiaomi Redmi 2 android smartphone will be the new generation chipset that is the lower-midrange which is considered as the more recent OS. Xiaomi Redmi 1S was a huge success with reasonable specs at an unbelievable price and the stakes are high for the successor and the Xiaomi Redmi 2 is not worried to fix what was not broke and carries over the moderate appearance that loses some body fat without sacrificing the screen real estate and resolution. t’s LTE connectivity on the top of the original dual-SIM capability is desirable. Xiaomi Redmi 2 android smartphone is the successor to the highly successful Redmi 1 and follow ups the same trend of providing the powerful features at the attractive price. Xiaomi Redmi 2 android smartphone can be availed in the different colours that includes:

  • white
  • green
  • black
  • pink
  • yellow.

Xiaomi Redmi 2 android smartphone comes with a 4.7-inch IPS LCD HD that holds of 720 x 1,280 pixels and 312ppi multi touch display which provides a sharp and rich viewing experience from all directions and its Corning Gorilla Glass v2.0 protection helps it to resist scratches and fingerprints easily. Xiaomi Redmi 2 android smartphone has a waistline of 9.2mm and a weight of 134 gm. Xiaomi Redmi 2 android smartphone is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Cortex A53 chipset processor which is based on 64 bit Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 processor and paired up with 1GB RAM and Adreno 306 GPU to deliver robust performance at everything. Xiaomi Redmi 2 android smartphone sails on Android v4.4.4 KitKat OS with MIUI 6 on the top. Xiaomi Redmi 2 android smartphone consists of an 8MP autofocus OmniVision camera with presets such as:

  • LED flash
  • f/2.2 aperture
  • face detection
  • 28mm wide angle lens
  • HDR
  • touch to focus
  • geo-tagging
  • records 1,080p videos at 30fps
  • accompanied by a 2MP front snapper.
    Xiaomi Redmi 2 android smartphone also packed with 8GB of internal memory that can be expandable upto 32GB. Xiaomi Redmi 2 android smartphone is juiced up with a sealed 2,200mAh Li-Po battery capacity and supports QuickCharge 1.0 technology. Xiaomi Redmi 2 android smartphone’s connectivity features includes:
  • 4G at selected markets
  • 3G
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bluetooth v4.0
  • Mobile hotspot
  • USB port.                                                                                                                 top

Xiaomi Redmi 2 – Product Features:

  • 4.7″ IPS 720p capacitive touchscreen with 312ppi
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 2
  • Android 4.4.4 KitKat with MIUI v.6
  • 1.2GHz quad-core Cortex-A53 CPU
  • 1 GB of RAM for 8GB model
  • 2GB of RAM for 16GB model
  • Adreno 306 GPU
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 410
  • 8MP camera with LED flash
  • 1080p video capture
  • 2MP front-facing camera
  • 720p video recording
  • 8GB or 16GB of built-in memory, expandable through microSD card slot up to 32GB
  • Cat. 4 LTE (150/50Mbps)
  • Wi-Fi b/g/n
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • microUSB
  • USB On-The-Go
  • FM radio
  • Dual SIM dual standby with two micro-SIM slots
  • Dedicated microphone with a active noise cancellation
  • 2,200mAh battery capacity                                                                                                              top

Xiaomi Redmi 2 – Technical Specs:

General Features
Device Type Smartphone
Operating System Android (4.4.4) MIUI 6 UI
Form factor Candybar
Dimensions 5.27 x 2.64 x 0.36 inches (133.9 x 67.1 x 9.1 mm)
Weight 4.72 oz (134 gm)
Colors Black, Pink, Yellow, Green, White
Smartphone keys
Announced JAN 4, 2015
Posted On
Market Status Released
Release Date Unknown
Status Available. Released 2015, January
Display Features
Physical size 4.7 inches
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density
312 ppi
Technology IPS LCD
Screen-to-body ratio 67.84 %
Colors 16 777 216
Peak brightness
Touchscreen Capacitive, Multi-touch
Multitouch Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 2
– MIUI 6.0
Features Light sensor, Proximity sensor
Camera Features
Camera 8 megapixels
Flash LED
Aperture size F2.2
Focal length (35mm equivalent)
28 mm
Camera sensor
Camera Features Autofocus, Touch to focus, Face detection, Smile detection, Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Camcorder 1920×1080 (1080p HD) (30 fps)
Camcorder Features Video calling
Recording format
Recording format features
Front-facing camera 2 megapixels
Video capture 1280×720 (720p HD) (30 fps)
Primary Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Hardware Features
System chip Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916
Processor Quad core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Graphics processor Adreno 306
System memory 1024 MB RAM
Built-in storage 8 GB
Maximum User Storage
Storage expansion microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GB
Network Features
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands
3G bands
4G bands
Battery Features
Capacity Li-Po 2200 mAh battery
Talk time
Stand-by time
Talk time (3G)
Stand-by time (3G)
Stand-by time (4G)
Music playback
Video playback
Not user replaceable Yes
Type Li – Ion
Multimedia Features
Music player (Filter by) Album, Artist, Playlists
Music player (Features) Album art cover, Background playback
Music player (Supported formats) MP3
Video playback (Supported formats) MPEG4, H.263, H.264
Radio FM
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker
YouTube player Yes
Internet Browsing
Browser Supports HTML, HTML5
Built-in online services support YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+
Technology Features
GSM 900, 1800 MHz
UMTS 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
FDD LTE 1800 (band 3), 2100 (band 1) MHz
TDD LTE 2500 (band 41) MHz
Data LTE, HSPA (unspecified), HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS
Multiple SIM cards 2 slots
Micro SIM
Global Roaming Yes
Positioning GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
Navigation Yes
Smartphone Features
Phonebook Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
Organizer Calendar, Alarm, Calculator
Messaging SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
E-mail IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
Instant Messaging Hangouts / Google Talk
Connectivity Features
Bluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth Profiles Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP)
Wi-Fi 802.11 b, g, n
Mobile hotspot Yes
Wi-Fi Direct Yes
USB Connector microUSB
USB Features Mass storage device, USB Host, USB charging
Headphones connector 3.5mm
Charging connector microUSB
Other Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Other Features
Notifications Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Additional microphone(s) for Noise cancellation
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
Fast battery charging: 30% in 30 min (Quick Charge 1.0)
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
MP4/H.264 player
MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
Photo/video editor
Document viewer
Hearing aid compatibility
Special Features 7-Layer Build, Ultra-Slim Design, Indented Power Button Key, Unibody Waterdrop Curve, Low-Light Performance, Creative Photo Editing and Sharing (Watermarking, Audio Tagging, Camera Filters, Ultra Power Saving Mode, Smart Power Saving Mode, Thermal Gel Cooling System, Phone manager, Phone accelerator, Storage cleaner, Harassment filter, Power saving, Networked apps, Notification manager, Startup manager
Regulatory Approval
FCC approval (Date approved)
FCC ID Value
FCC measured SAR (Head)
FCC measured SAR (Body)
FCC measured SAR (Product Specific Use)
FCC measured SAR (Simultaneous Transmission)
EU SAR (Head)
Officially announced
Scheduled release
Shopping Information
Accessories Headset, Charger, USB cable, Quick Start Guide, Safety Information
Price Rs.7,000
Audio quality
Battery life

Xiaomi Redmi 2 – Retail Package:

(video by mayiandjay)  

Xiaomi Redmi 2 android smartphone comes in a simple box made of recycled paper. Xiaomi Redmi 2 android smartphone package contents consists of:

  • a compact 1A charger
  • a microUSB cable.
    A screen protector, flip leather case and a touch pen will be provided freely without any cost if ordered in online.                                                                                                                       top

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