Xiaomi Redmi S2 Review, Price & Launch Date: When we talk about the budget Smartphones, the only one name that hits our mind is Xiaomi. In recent years, Xiaomi has produced many phones which fit the bill of every customer, who are looking for a high featured smartphone. This time Xiaomi came up with its new phone Redmi S2 and it is the first smartphone of Redmi S –Series. In China, It was launched on Thursday 10th May. If you are a selfie lover and looking for a budget phone along with good selfie camera then this phone will satisfy all your needs in terms of front camera, which comes with a special beautification feature. Redmi S2 has some cool features such as Face Unlock, iPhone style antenna lines, and Xiao Ai voice assistance. One good thing about this smartphone is it does not have hybrid sim slot and it comes with dedicated micro SD slot where we can add two sim cards and one additional memory card.
In terms of software, this phone comes up with MIUI 9 along with Android 8.1 Oreo operating system. This phone is powered by 2-GHz, octa-core, Cortex A53 processor, and it is built on Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 – MSM8953 chipset. The processor of this phone is coupled with 2 GB RAM to handle multitasking and also this phone has Adreno 506 graphics processor to enhance the high-end gaming experience.
If you are looking for something special in this phone, then it will hurt your expectations, because if we see the other smartphones already launched by Xiaomi, which are running on Snapdragon 625 chipset and this phone also have the same chipset and we can say that Xiaomi did use this chipset almost in all the budget devices and did overuse of it. We are not saying that this is a bad processor, but we were expecting something new in this phone.
Xiaomi Redmi S2 Review, Price & Launch Date
Jusbuzz.com will be providing an overview of features of Xiaomi Redmi S2
Display of Redmi S2
Redmi S2 has a screen size of (15.21 cm) 5.99 inches along with LCD IPS display and screen resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels along with 16M colors display. For a sharper display, this phone has a pixel density of 269 PPI.
Design of Redmi S2
When we talk about design, this phone comes up with the aluminum body which makes this phone look more premium, the phone has 160.7 mm height, 77.3 mm width and 170 grams weight. Redmi S2 will be available in three color variants, Platinum Silver, Rose Gold, and Champagne Gold.
Storage of Redmi S2
This phone comes in two variants, one comes with 3GB RAM and 32GB inbuilt storage memory and the other one comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB inbuilt storage. We can increase its storage up to 256GB.
Camera of Redmi S2
Before selecting any mobile phone, our main focus comes to its camera. As per current trend, people are more focused on front camera due to increasing trend of the selfie. This phone has a dual primary camera of 12MP + 5MP along with some good features like high LED flash and auto face detection, If we talk about front facing camera, it is of 16 MP along with LED flash feature.
Battery of Redmi S2
When we think to buy a smartphone, then the first concern comes in our mind is regarding battery of the phone. In today’s busy life we don’t get that much enough time to charge our phone again and again, when phone becomes an essential part of our daily life, then it is compulsory to have a smartphone which has a good battery life. When we talk about this phone, it comes with Non-removable 3080 mAh Li-ion battery, which is good for moderate use.
Other Features of Redmi S2
If we talk about other features of this phone, it has sensors like proximity, compass, accelerometer, infrared, gyro, and the special one Fingerprint sensor. This phone supports 4G VoLTE connectivity.
Xiaomi Redmi S2 Price & Launch Date in India
In India, it is to be expected to launch in the month of June 2018 and the expected price for 3 GB RAM & 32 GB storage variant around Rs. 10,599 ( undisclosed price ) and for the other variant 4 GB RAM & 64 GB storage around Rs. 13,699 (undisclosed price).