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Xiaomi Redmi 2 (8GB, 1GB RAM) Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G
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Launch Date (India) Aug, 2015 Dec, 2014
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Smartphone OS Android 4.4, Upgradeable to 5.1 Android 4.4
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 4.7 inches 5.5 inches
Screen Resolution 720x1280 pixels (~ 312 pixels per inch) 720x1280 pixels (~ 267 pixels per inch)
Display Features IPS, Full Lamination, Scratch Resistant (AGC Dragontrail Glass), Color temperature adjustment IPS, Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3)
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.2 GHz 1.6 GHz
Processor Type Quad Core Quad Core
Processor Name Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8928
GPU Adreno 306 Adreno 305
RAM 2 GB 2 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
VoLTE Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB Yes Yes
Camera 8.0 MP 13.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features Omnivision Image Sensor, 5-element Lens, F/2.2 Aperture, 28mm wide-angle, Face Recognition, HDR, Panorama, Burst Mode, Exposure Control and Real-time Filters, Up to 10 Shots Per Second, BSI Sensor Zero Shutter Lag, Face Recognition, High Dynamic Range (HDR), Real-time Filters, AF/2.2 aperture, ISO Mode, White Balance, Focus Area, Scene Mode, 28mm wide angle lens
Secondary Camera 2.0 MP 5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features HD Video Recording, Beautify N/A
Internal Memory 16 GB 8 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 32 GB up to 64 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM
Thickness 9.4 mm 9.45 mm
Weight 133 gm 185 gm
Battery Capacity 2200 mAh 3100 mAh
Battery Standby N/A 775 hrs
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A 38.00 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G) N/A N/A
Other Battery Parameters N/A Internet Browsing Time: 38 hrs, Music Playback Time: 60 hrs
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features Quick Charge (Get up to 30% capacity with just 30 minutes of charging); WiFi Direct; USB On-The-Go; Noise Filtration WiFi Direct; USB On-The-Go; Noise Filtration
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • Very good build quality
  • Rounded corners and matte finish back cover provides excellent grip to the phone
  • Very good 4.7 inch, 720p IPS display
  • New simplified MIUI interface (over Android) has new flat looks, and offers rich customization options
  • Very good speed/performance and multitasking backed by a very capable Snapdragon 410 chip with a 64-bit processor and 2GB RAM
  • Very good camera
  • 4G support
  • Dual SIM support
  • Very good audio quality
  • Good loudspeaker
  • Very capable video player
  • Decent battery life
  • Good build quality
  • The phone has rounded corners, which sit well in the palm
  • Good, vibrant display
  • Easy-to-understand MIUI interface over Android
  • Good speed/performance
  • Great for watching movies
  • Useful lite mode for people who might not be too tech-savvy
  • Good camera
  • 4G support
  • Good call quality
  • Decent loudspeaker
  • Good battery life (slightly better than the Redmi Note)
2-minute Review [Negatives]

No Major Negatives!

  • Bulky
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