Xiaomi has announced its Redmi 2 smartphone which will replace the Redmi 1S with its price tag of CNY 700 (Rs. 7,123). The phone will launch in China on January 9th. The Redmi 2 is a dual-SIM phone and will support 4G LTE.
The new Redmi 2 from Xiaomi is powered by Qualcomm's latest 64-bit 410 Snapdragon chipset with its quad-cores clocked at 1.2GHz. The CPU is coupled with Adreno 306 and 1GB of RAM. On the memory side the phone has 8GB internal storage which can be upgraded with a 32GB microSD card.
On the outside, the smartphone has 4.7-inch 720p IPS display with a pixel density of 312ppi. The new smartphone has a 8MP camera at the rear and a 2MP front-facing camera. The Redmi 2 also packs a 2,200mAh battery which supports QuickCharge technology.