Announcement of Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 is going to be held on August 16 in Beijing, and the device has already managed to pass the certification of TENAA agency. Because of this, we now know preliminary information on the technical characteristics of the smartphone. Externally Redmi Note 2 is similar to the first model line, but an updated version has a slim body. By design, the upcoming smartphone is a little similar to the Xiaomi Mi4i, especially when it comes to the location of the microphone and speaker. Meanwhile placement of camera and LED flash unit resembles earlier mobile devices from Xiaomi.
Smartped Redmi Note 2 will be equipped with 5.5-inch display with a resolution of 1080p and thinner as compared to other devices from Redmi line. On the front side of the new device there is also three red, touch-sensitive buttons. The device will be equipped with a processor with a clock speed of 2 GHz (presumably MediaTek MT6759), 2 GB RAM, 16 GB of internal memory with support for SD-card and the battery capacity of 3020 mAh. Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 will have a 13-megapixel main and a 5-megapixel front camera, and operating system – Android Lollipop.