Xiaomi Redmi Note 2, which was launched a few weeks back has become something like an uncrowned king of all the budget smartphones with totally awesome and impressive specifications. The specifications include but not limited to the Octa-core processor, HD screen, 13 megapixel rear cameras, etc. In fact, according to the official reports, the Xiaomi has sold 800,000 Redmi Note 2 devices in just 12 hours from its launch and that tells us something about the potential of this budget phone. In this detailed review let us get to know a bit more about this totally badass budget smartphone.
The appearance of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 is pretty minimal yet elegant. Even though the build is of plastic, which is to be expected given the budget, it feels like premium in hands. Unlike other smartphones, the rounded edges make the usage much more pleasant and not too slippery. Being an HD screen, the viewing angles of the mobile phone are pretty good.
The basic specs of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 include but not limited to Android 5.0, 1080 pixels 5.5 inch HD screen, 2 gigs ram, 2GHz MediaTek Helio X10 Octa-core processor, 13 megapixel rear camera, 5 megapixel front camera, and a whopping 3060 mAh Removable battery. Moreover, the phone comes in both 16GB and 32GB storage variates and also supports dual SIMs with 4G. The other features include an Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Bluetooth v4, etc. As you can see, for the price point, you are gettings a good bang for the buck.
When it comes to the performance, we can expect nothing but smoothness due the beastly 2Ghz octa-core processor and 2 gigs of ram. With that amount of power, you can play almost all the modern android titles and you can easily switch between all the apps quite efficiently. Besides that, the performance of the phone and switching between apps is butter smooth even under heavy load.
One of the best things about the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 smartphone is its 3060mAh battery. With that amount of battery, the phone can easily last a day even under heavy usages like playing games, watching movies, using WiFi or mobile internet, etc. If you are the moderate user, then you can go on a couple of days without requiring charging.
As I said before, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 is like an uncrowned king of the budget phones and you will get the best bang for the buck when you compare the price tag and the features you are getting. The other good thing is that the Everbuying is having both the 16GB and 32GB memory variants.
- Display: 5.5 inch 1920 x 1080 (FHD) screen 400 PPi
- CPU: Helio X10 Octa Core 2.0GHz
- GPU: PowerVR G6200
- System: Android 5.1 (MIUI7)
- RAM + ROM: 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM (Standard Edition)
- Camera: 5.0MP front camera + 13MP f/2.2 super aperture back camera
- Bluetooth: 4.0
- GPS: GPS/A-GPS/GLONASS
- Sensors: Gravity sensor, IR proximity sensor, Gyroscope, Ambient light sensor, Digital compass, Proximity sensor
- SIM Card: Dual SIM, Dual standy, Dual Micro
- 2G: GSM 900/1800/1900MHz
3G: WCDMA 850/900/1900/2100MHz
4G: FDD-LTE 1800/2100/2600MHz
So, do give the phone a try and if you are already using it, do share your thoughts and experiences about using the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 smartphone.