Xiaomi Redmi S2 is the new smartphone from the Chinese smartphone manufacturing company Xiaomi. It is a budget segment smartphone from Xiaomi that has much to offer. It is a smartphone that is giving the tough times to the likes of recently launched Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 phone in India.
The company has teased the smartphone many times in the recent past. The Chinese famous model and actor Liu Haoran is the brand ambassador for the smartphone was seen in a poster holding the smartphone. Also, the device was seen listed on the AliExpress before the launch of the phone.
Full Specifications of Xiaomi Redmi S2
This budget range smartphone has a 5.99″ of the 18:9 aspect ratio display with 720 x 1440 pixels of the 2.5D curved glass HD+ screen. The build of the smartphone is very good as it has an aluminum body and a 74.5% of the screen-to-body ratio. Also, it has the dedicated dual sim card slot.
There are three different memory variants available for you to choose from. The first one of them is featuring a 2GB of RAM with the 16GB of the internal memory. The second one is having the 3GB of RAM with the 32GB of the inbuilt storage. And the third one is embedded with the 4GB of the RAM with 64GB of internal storage. All three of them has a dedicated microSD card slot to expand the memory further ahead.
Being a budget range smartphone you won’t find too much of the sensors there but you got the majority of the basic ones there like accelerometer, proximity, gyro, compass sensors. Also, there are all the necessary features are there e.g. WiFi hotspot, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, FM Radio, USB, and 3.5mm audio jack.
There is a dual camera setup at the rear of the smartphone that gives it a look very similar to the mid-budget sensation Redmi Note 5 Pro. It is employed with the dual 12MP with f/2.2 + 5MP with f/2.0 PDAF camera having geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR features. Whereas, in the front of the Xiaomi Redmi S2 you are getting a 16MP of the front selfie camera with a LED flashlight. The EIS and portrait mode features are there with the camera.
Just below that dual rear camera unit, there is a fingerprint sensor for fast unlock and the extra security feature. Also, there is another security and fast unlocking feature on the smartphone i.e. the face unlock. The smartphone is packed with a 3080 mAh of the non-removable battery and is available in three (Rose Gold, Champagne Gold, Platinum Silver) different color options.
The smartphone is driven by the Octa-Core processor clocked at a frequency of 2.0 GHz. In the hear of the phone, there is Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 SoC. It runs on Android v8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box with MIUI 9.5 over it from day one.
Xiaomi Redmi S2 Price
The specs of the phone are great but there is no information whether the smartphone will be available outside India and China. But still, we are showing you the price of Xiaomi Redmi S2 for your country in case it will be launched there in near future.
Price in India is ₹9,499 for 2GB/16GB variant, for 3GB/32GB it is ₹10,999 and ₹12,999 for the 4GB/64GB variant.
Price in USA is $140 for 2GB/16GB variant, for 3GB/32GB it is $165 and $195 for the 4GB/64GB variant.
Price in UK is £105 for 2GB/16GB variant, for 3GB/32GB it is £120 and £140 for the 4GB/64GB variant.
Price in Europe is €120 for 2GB/16GB variant, for 3GB/32GB it is €135 and €160 for the 4GB/64GB variant.
Price in Australia is AUD190 for 2GB/16GB variant, for 3GB/32GB it is AUD220 and AUD260 for the 4GB/64GB variant.
Price in Canada is CAD180 for 2GB/16GB variant, for 3GB/32GB it is CAD210 and CAD245 for the 4GB/64GB variant.
Price in Malaysia is 570 for 2GB/16GB variant, for 3GB/32GB it is 660 and 780 for the 4GB/64GB variant.
Price in Sri Lanka is 22,300 for 2GB/16GB variant, for 3GB/32GB it is 25,800 and 30,500 for the 4GB/64GB variant.
Price in Pakistan is 16,300 for 2GB/16GB variant, for 3GB/32GB it is 18,900 and 22,300 for the 4GB/64GB variant.
Price in China is 895 for 2GB/16GB variant, for 3GB/32GB it is 1140 and 1230 for the 4GB/64GB variant.
So this is all about the Xiaomi Redmi S2 smartphone. Do tell us your views on – does this smartphone stand tall against the likes of Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 in India?