Xiaomi launched the Redmi 2 today, a successor of the RedMi 1S, also know as the Xiaomi RedMi 2S. The Redmi 2 comes with the similar 4.7-inch IPS display of its predecessor and packs a new 64-bit Snapdragon 410 processor for extra processing power. The new device now comes with 4G LTE connectivity and a dual-SIM feature. The coolest part of Xiaomi’s new device is its price, the new Xiaomi RedMi 2S is set to go on sale on January 9th for 699 CNY ($110). The handset will be available in five color variants namely, Black, Green, Pink, White and Yellow.
Xiaomi RedMi 2S specs:
4.7-inch HD IPS OGS display @ 1280×720 pixels, 312ppi
AGC Dragontrail Glass
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core CPU
Adreno 306 GPU
8GB internal storage
up to 64GB via microSD
8 megapixel rear camera w/ LED flash
2 megapixel front camera
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
Android 4.4 Kitkat
Li-Ion 2,200mAh battery
134 x 67.2 x 9.2mm
The Xiaomi RedMi 2S is now up for pre-order in China, you can find more details on the Redmi 2 can be found on the official Xiaomi website.