Xiaomi Launches Redmi Note 2 and Note 2 Prime

 

Xiaomi has introduced the Redmi Note 2 and Redmi Note 2 Prime, which feature a 13MP and a 5MP front-facing camera.

The rear camera in Redmi Note 2 is equipped with phase detection autofocus, LED flash, a shutterspeed of 0.1 second, f/2.2 aperture and a 5-element lens. It also features geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama and HDR. The camera can shoot 1080p video at 30fps. In addition, the 5MP front-facing camera comes with OmniVision and is capable of shooting 720p video.

Xiaomi introduces Redmi Note 2 and Note 2 Prime with 13MP rear camera

Xiaomi introduces Redmi Note 2 and Note 2 Prime with 13MP rear camera

The Redmi Note 2 runs on the new MIUI 7 custom ROM based on Android 5.0 Lollipop and is powered by 2GHz octacore MediaTek Helio X10 processor. Other key features include a 5.5-inch (1080 x 1920p) resolution IPS LCD display, 2GB of RAM, 16/32GB built-in storage, and a 3060mAh battery. Measuring 154 x 78.7 x 9.5mm, the smartphone weighs 160 grams.

On the camera front, the Redmi Note 2 Prime features identical specification to Redmi Note 2. The smartphone runs on the new MIUI 7 custom ROM based on Android 5.0 Lollipop and is powered by 2.2GHz octacore MediaTek Helio X10 SoC. 152 x 76 x 8.25mm, the smartphone weighs 160 grams.

The company has initially launched the smartphones in China only at 899 yuan (approx. Rs. 9000) and 999 yuan (approx. Rs. 10,000) respectively. Pricing and availability in Indian market will be announced later by the company.

Tags: panorama, Phase detection autofocus, OmniVision, Xiaomi Redmi Note 2, Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Prime