The Xiaomi Redmi S2 is a millennial full-screen smartphone announced by the company on May 10. It uses a 5.99-inch display with a resolution of 1440×720 pixels. The back is designed with a ‘willow waist’ and it fits perfectly in the palm of your hand. There are three color options to choose from – rose gold, champagne gold, and platinum silver. Our friends from Sina Technology have got their hands on the last two variants. So we are offering you to take a look at them and get acquainted with the phone’s key features.
Under the hood, the Xiaomi Redmi S2 carries a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 chip, which is based on a 14nm process node. It also uses a Cortex A53 architecture and an octa-core design. The CPU is clocked at a 2.0GHz frequency, while the processor is paired with an Adreno 506 GPU. The battery capacity is 3080mAh.
The Xiaomi Redmi S2 comes with a 16MP front camera hinting at its intentions in the selfie-centric smartphones market. Actually, this is the selling point of our protagonist. The front camera is capable of taking awesome selfies in dark conditions due to the 4-in-1 camera feature and 2μm large pixel size. Moreover, thanks to the AI beauty you can take more personalized selfies. Of course, it supports AI face unlocking.
On the back, it sports a 12+5MP dual-camera. The latter is incredibly good based on AI machine learning algorithms, portrait mode maps, more accurate, structured, highlighted portraits, and real-time background blurring capabilities.
In addition, the Xiaomi Redmi S2 passed 14571 quality tests. So it’s on the same level as the rest of Xiaomi flagships.
The 3GB + 32GB version is priced at ￥999, while the 4GB +64 GB version comes at ￥1299. It will ship on May 17.