● Archive: miui_HMNote2_V126.96.36.199.LHMCNCI_327d403c14_5.0
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● Image: miui_HMNote2_V188.8.131.52.LHMCNCI_327d403c14_5.0
● Platform: MediaTek Helio X10 MT6795
● Build number: hermes-user 5.0.2 LRX22G V184.108.40.206.LHMCNCI release-keys
About Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 smartphone
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 is the successor of the Redmi Note, offering a slew of upgrades to deliver a product that definitely impresses. Dimension-wise, the Redmi Note 2 has a smaller footprint and is thinner compared to its predecessor. While the screen size has remained the same, the display has received a bump up in resolution. The Redmi Note 2 features a 5.5″ 1080 x 1920 FHD display.
Moving on to the internals, the Redmi Note 2 features the new Mediatek Helio X10 chipset, housing eight Cortex A-53 cores clocked at 2.0 GHz. The phone features 16GB of internal storage (with no mention of micro-sd expandability) and 2GB of RAM. For the camera, there is a 13MP shooter at the back which features phase detection technology for quick focusing, as well as a 5MP front camera. All of this is powered by a 3,060 mAh removable battery, and the device also supports Quick Charge 2.0 for faster charging. As for the OS, the phone runs on the newly released MIUI 7 based on Android 5.0.
The Redmi Note 2 comes in two models: one with 4G connectivity on the first SIM slot and 3G connectivity on the second SIM slot (TDD-LTE & TD-SCDMA), which will retail for 799 RMB ($125; INR 8,000). The second model features dual-4G SIM slots (TDD-LTE & FDD-LTE), which will retail for 899 RMB ($140; INR 9,000).
That is not all. Redmi Note 2 also comes in a “Prime” variant, which is an upgraded variant of the Redmi Note 2, featuring 32GB of internal storage. The Helio X10 chip used is also clocked at 2.2 GHz for all of its eight A-53 cores. This variant will retail for 999 RMB ($155; INR 10,000).