1. Techniblogic | Technology Reviews and Updates
  2. Phones & Gadgets Arena
  3. Mobiles
  4. Xiaomi Redmi 2

Xiaomi Redmi 2

Xiaomi Redmi 2
  • CPU: Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53
  • RAM: 1 GB / 2 GB RAM
  • Storage: 8 GB / 16 GB
  • Display: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen , 4.7 inches
  • Camera: 8 MP
  • OS: Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat)

Xiaomi Redmi 2 - Specs

General

  • Model
    Redmi 2

Display

  • Display Type Display Technology => A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor)
    IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
  • Size
    4.7 inches
  • Resolution
    720 x 1280 pixels
  • Pixel Density Pixel Density (PPI) is refers to the concentration of pixels on a particular display, measured in pixels per inch (ppi). Pixel density is calculated by dividing the diagonal pixel resolution of a display by its diagonal size, higher pixel density better display quality.
    312 ppi pixel density
  • Display Protection Display Protection => Gorilla Glass is a special alkali-aluminosilicate glass shield with exceptional damage resistance that helps protect mobile displays from scratches, drops, and bumps of everyday use, It is always better to go for a smartphone with Gorilla Glass for that added protection and peace of mind.
    Corning Gorilla Glass 2

Hardware

  • Chipset Chipset is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming.
    Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410
  • Processor CPU (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone.
    Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion.
    Adreno 306
  • RAM RAM (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices.
    1 GB , 2 GB RAM
  • Internal Storage Internal Storage is a data storage space (flash memory) mostly used in smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices where operating system, apps, music, photos, videos, files and other user data Is stored.
    8 GB , 16 GB
  • Expandable memory Memory Card Slot is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras.
    microSD, up to 32 GB
  • Sensors Sensors are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device.
    Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

Camera

  • Primary Camera is able to capture photographs and usually videos, The most important characteristics of a camera are the resolution (measured in megapixels), lens focus type (fixed or automatic), higher megapixel cameras are known to capture higher quality photos, but not always a good measurement of the photos quality.
    8 MP
  • Video
    [email protected]
  • Camera Features
    1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, Auto focus
  • Flash Flash Light => There is commonly two types of flash lights are used in camera mobile phones, LED Flash (LED flash offers lower power consumption with drive circuitry that takes up very little room, LEDs can be strobed faster than any other light source), Xenon Flash (xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration)
    Yes
  • Front Camera
    2 MP, 720p

Network

  • SIM SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages.
    Micro SIM
  • 3G Network
    HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100
    TD-SCDMA 1900 / 2100
  • 4G Network
    LTE band 3(1800), 7(2600), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)

Connectivity

  • Wi-fi Wi-Fi is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world.
  • GPS GPS The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky.
  • Bluetooth Bluetooth is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices.
  • Wireless Charging Wireless Charging (Inductive Charging) uses an electromagnetic field to transfer energy between two objects. This is usually done with a charging station. Energy is sent through an inductive coupling to an electrical device, which can then use that energy to charge batteries or run the device.

Pros & Cons

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

6.7 3.4 1
  • Design 7 / 10
  • Display 6 / 10
  • Software 5 / 10
  • Performance 6 / 10
  • Battery 7 / 10
  • Camera 7 / 10

XIAOMI in India recently launched its latest device Xiaomi Redmi 2 in India which is the successor of its previous device which was Xiaomi Redmi 1s. The device was being released in Indian on 24th March sale and was being delivered within 4 days to every customer out there.

When we come to the audio quality it is really very good which is crisp and clear and even loud not like the previous one. The overall look and feel of the device in the hand is premium looking and has the Matt finish at it back which is pretty good and make the device easy to handle from one hand.

The sides of Xiaomi Redmi 2 are a little curved so that it can be easily handled and the weight has also come down from 150 grams to 130 grams.

Overall according to me the device is a worth to buy in such price segment, and the fan of MIUI will love it as they are getting this MIUI v6 in this device. Every desired look feel, quality, specs has been increased in this updated version of Xiaomi Redmi 2 from its predecessor Xiaomi Redmi 1S.

Xiaomi Redmi 2 - Reviews

  • Be the first to add a Review

    Please post a user review only if you have / had this product.

  • Rate this Product

  • What do you feel about Design and build quality of this device?
    5
  • Screen size, image quality (brightness, colors, contrast, etc), visibility in sun light, angles of view and touchscreen.
    6
  • What do you feel about the software of this device, is these enough features for you in everyday life?
    5
  • Is this device perform good while watching videos, playing games, taking snapshots, browsing internet and navigate through other applications?
    5
  • What about battery life, while calling, listening music, watching videos, playing games and doing other tasks.
    6
  • Usability of Camera interface, image and video quality in different light conditions and environment.
    5
  • 6 / 10 based on your selection

Xiaomi Redmi 2 - Videos

Xiaomi Redmi 2 - Offers

Search

Shares