An upgraded version of Xiaomi Redmi 2 was spotted at Amazon India , Redmi 2 Prime.
Prime is equipped with 4.7″ IPS HD Capacitive ( 1280 * 720 ) with 312 ppi. Phone is having 8 MP Rear Camera with Omnivision sensor and 2 MP Selfie Camera.
Operated on Qualcomm SD 410 processor, Adreno 306 GPU , 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor. Equipped with 2 GB RAM and 16 GB Internal memory expandable upto 32GB.
We can expect Prime launch on 13th August at a Launch event in China. Last month also the same was revealed by Xiaomi Singapore FB. Though the Device is slightly over priced @ $ 170, but hopefully Prime should be launched in india @ INR 6,999.
Currently, Redmi 2 is available @ INR 5,999. Specs of Redmi 2 are
- 8MP primary camera with omnivision image sensor and 2MP front facing camera
- 4.7-inch (11.93 centimeters) IPS HD capacitive touchscreen with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution and 312 ppi pixel density
- Android v4.4.4 KitKat operating system with 1.2GHz MSM8916 Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor, Adreno 306 GPU, 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory expandable up to 32GB and dual SIM (GSM+GSM)
- 2200mAH lithium-polymer battery
- Price INR 6,618
Key difference : Redmi 2 Prime is of 2 GB RAM and 16 GB Internal Memory as against 1 GB and 8 GB of Redmi 2 . Rest of the features appears to be same.