The latest Xiaomi phone model - Redmi S2 has been unveiled by Xiaomi as promised. This device in spite of being positioned below the Redmi Note 5 in its domestic market has retained some of the key features like dual cameras and the tall screen.
Redmi S2 is powered by the Snapdragon 625 chipset and runs MIUI 9 on the latest available stable Android version 8.1 Oreo. The SoC has an octa-core CPU, clocked at 2.0 GHz and Adreno 506 GPU.
Display wise, Redmi S2 sports a 5.99” screen with a HD+ resolution. There are no buttons or sensors that are available on the front. The fingerprint scanner sits on the back and UI navigation is done using onscreen keys.
Redmi S2 packs an AI-assisted 16 MP front camera with an LED flash. As for the rear, there is the same 12 MP & 5 MP dual camera with EIS that has been seen on Redmi Note 5 Pro.
Xiaomi Redmi S2 comes in two versions namely the 3 GB RAM + 32 GB storage and the 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage. Both come with a microSD card slot.
This affordable phone model is available in three colors - Rose Gold, Champagne Gold, Platinum Silver.