Xiaomi Redmi S2 With Snapdragon 625 SoC, Face Unlock Heading to India

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

It will also run Android Oreo and pack a 2910mAh battery. This means, the Mi 6X may also be a bezel-less phone, and since the Mi 5X packed in dual rear cameras something similar is expected from its successor as well. Note that the Xiaomi Mi 6X shown only from behind, and there are two assumptions: either from the front it has Apple same unibrow, or there are standard as most smartphones with screen 18:9. The firmware does indicate that it'll have a microSD card slot at the very least.

Xda-developers managed to retain the firmware files of Redmi S2, which has revealed that the device will launch in both India and China. Xiaomi's biggest announcement of 2018 is now the Mi Mix 2S but the company has many more devices planned for the year. It might be an entry-level device, with major highlights being its dual cameras and Face Unlock abilities. It will feature a 12MP Sony IMX 486 or 12MP OmniVision OV12A10 primary sensor and a 5MP Samsung S5K5E8 secondary sensor. On the front there will be a 5MP Samsung S5K5E8 sensor for selfies and video calling.

As far as the specifications of Redmi Note 5 are concerned it features a 5.99-inch Full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels, a colour contrast ratio of 1000:1 and 450-nits brightness.

If we take a look at previous phones, such as the Redmi Note 5, the Redmi 5 and the Note 5 Pro, we can see that they only came in 4 color options, namely Black, Blue, Gold and Rose Gold.

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Xiaomi has started 2018 on a high note with its range of Redmi devices, especially with the ultra-popular Redmi Note 5 Pro.

We'll keep you updated with all the latest information about the Redmi S2 as and when we get any.

If the Redmi S2 is priced strategically in the mid-range segment, Xiaomi may have another budget victor on their hands. As is the norm, the Chinese variant will have a different ROM than the Indian variant.

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