Xiaomi Redmi Note 2

Xiaomi Redmi Note 2
  • 5.5" 1080x1920 pixels
  • 13MP 1080p
  • 2GB RAM MT6795 Helio X10
  • 3060mAh Li-Po
Released 2015, August 160g, 8.3mm thickness Android 5.0; MIUI 7 16GB/32GB storage, microSDXC
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Also known as Redmi Note 2 Prime

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
Speed HSPA, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Announced 2015, August
Status Available. Released 2015, August
Dimensions 152 x 76 x 8.3 mm (5.98 x 2.99 x 0.33 in)
Weight 160 g (5.64 oz)
Build Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame
SIM Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)
Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches, 82.6 cm2 (~71.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)
OS Android 5.0 (Lollipop); MIUI 7
Chipset Mediatek MT6795 Helio X10 (28 nm)
CPU Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 - Redmi Note 2
Octa-core 2.2 GHz Cortex-A53 - Redmi Note 2 Prime
GPU PowerVR G6200
Card slot microSDXC (dedicated slot) - Chinese version only
Internal 16GB 2GB RAM (Standard), 32GB 2GB RAM (Prime)
 eMMC 5.0
Main Camera
Single 13 MP, f/2.2, PDAF
Features LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 1080p@30fps
Selfie Camera
Single 5 MP, f/2.0
Video 720p
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, LE
Infrared port Yes
Radio Stereo FM radio
USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  Removable Li-Po 3060 mAh battery
Charging Standard charging 10W
Stand-by Up to 144 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 11 h 30 min (3G)
Music play Up to 46 h
Colors White, blue, yellow, pink, mint green
Models 2015051
SAR 0.34 W/kg (head)     0.45 W/kg (body)    
Price About 160 EUR
Performance Basemark OS II 2.0: 1063
Basemark X: 8518
Display Contrast ratio: 953 (nominal), 2.166 (sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 66dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 76dB
Audio quality Noise -96.1dB / Crosstalk -94.8dB
Battery life Endurance rating 49h

User opinions and reviews

  • AnoM

Around the same price, I recommend to buy Redmi Note 5 /Pro instead, that got everything, including support for QC2.0/3.0 quick charge, 5Ghz WiFi AC. I remember global version of Redmi Note 4 lack 5Ghz WiFi AC. This Redmi Note 2 has WiFi AC 5Ghz ...

  • Tony

Those who really miss Redmi Note 2 can go buy Redmi 7A. It gives you the Note 2 vibe but of cause it lacks IR Blaster, removable battery and screen resolution has shrunk down to 720p but hey, at least you get 4k mAh instead of 3k, Bluetooth 4.2 inste...

  • AnoM

Because it is using Mediatek Helio X20 processor. Many mobile processor at that period is not power saving. That's is why in a short period of time, Xiaomi quickly release another Redmi Note 3 with Qualcomm Snapdragon SD650. Still not yet the m...


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