Redmi S2

The Redmi S2, which is a new smartphone from Xiaomi is listed online on an e-commerce site Aliexpress ahead of the official launch. The company is holding an event to launch the Redmi S2 in China on May 10th.

Highlights of Xiaomi Redmi S2

Redmi S2 to come with Snapdragon 625 SoC.

It’ll have three variants- 2GB RAM + 16GB internal storage, 3GB RAM + 32GB internal storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB storage.

Price of Xiaomi Redmi S2 is between US$ 165.99 and US$ 193.99

However, the smartphone listed on the Chinese e-commerce platform is the global variant hinting that it will be launched globally. It is expected that the Redmi S2 will be launched in India after China and then will move globally. It’s also worth noting that this time Xiaomi has not used the Hybrid Dual SIM slots, instead it has gone for dedicated dual SIM and microSD slots. This is definitely a welcome move.

Specifications of Xiaomi Redmi S2

The smartphone listing not only revealed the design of the Redmi S2, but also the specifications which seem to be quite decent. The handset is powered by Snapdragon 625 processor clubbed with Adreno 506 GPU. As far as the memory is concerned, the Redmi S2 will be available in three variants – 2GB RAM + 16GB internal storage, 3GB RAM + 32GB internal storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage.

Talking about the camera, the handset houses a dual camera setup at the rear with a primary sensor of 12-megapixel equipped with Sony IMX486 / OmniVision OV12A10 sensor, and 5-megapixel secondary sensor. There is also a 16-megapixel selfie camera equipped with AI portrait mode. You’ll find a 3,080mAh battery in the Redmi S2. Connectivity options like 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS and a 3.5mm audio jack.

Price of Redmi S2

There is no official announcement regarding the price of Redmi S2, the price mentioned in the listing is between US$ 165.99 and US$ 193.99 (Rs. 9,480 approx.) for the base model. However, we’ve to wait for the launch to learn more about the availability and price of Redmi S2. Till then stay updated and keep reading.