Xiaomi Redmi S2 Selfie-Centric Smartphone with AI Features Launched in China

The first official teaser is of the phone has been released on Chinese website Weibo. We need to wait until the May 10 launch to understand what all the Redmi S2 will offer for selfie-focused audiences.

There are, however, some obvious changes in the specifics of the phones that distinguish the Redmi S2 and the Redmi Note 5 Pro, and this might explain the lower price-tag as well. The phone is powered by 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 14nm processor with Adreno 506 GPU. The 3GB RAM + 32GB version was listed on Aliexpress in a beginning price of $165.99 (around Rs. 11,100), and there is no word yet about just how far the non invasive version will soon cost.

As mentioned earlier, the phone will come in two variants- 3GB RAM + 32GB inbuilt storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB inbuilt storage. The storage is expandable up to 256GB via microSD card.

The Xiaomi Redmi S2 features 5.99-inch HD+ display with 1440 x 720 pixels resolution and an aspect ratio of 18:9. It is also assisted by artificial intelligence for enabling beautification in selfies.

Front camera: On the front, the Redmi S2 comes with a 16-megapixel camera with soft LED flash that also enables face unlock. It will be shipped with Android 8.1 Oreo based MIUI 9 operating system. It has gravity sensor, distance sensor, light sensor and fingerprint recognition in addition and is equipped with a non-removable 3000 mAh Li-Po battery.

Xiaomi's Most Up-to-date budget Apparatus from the Favorite Redmi series, the Redmi S2 was in the news for a while now with different reports and leaks surfacing online. And, to an extent, even on the design and build. Major highlights of the smartphone includes 16-megapixel front camera with AI capabilities, Dual rear camera, 18:9 display, and Snapdragon 625 processor. This setup uses AI to apparently help your portrait shots look better. On the front, there is a 16MP camera with AI Portrait Mode, AI Smart Beauty Mode, Front HDR and an LED Flash. The antennas see a major reshuffle in that they're seen honing a new U-shaped outline. It will be available in Champagne Gold, Platinum Silver, and Rose Gold color variants. The Redmi S2 battery capacity has been thought to be 3080mAh; it's going to allegedly weigh a hundred and seventy grams and also have measurements of 160.7×77.3×8.1mm.

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