The Redmi S2 is one of the most recent smartphones from Xiaomi to hit the Kenyan market. The device is targeted at the mid-range segment, meant for shoppers who want the premium feel at a modest cost.
Here’s what it packs.
The device measures 160.7×77.3×8.1mm and weighs 170g.
The Xiaomi Redmi S2 has a 5.99-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 720×1440 pixels (269ppi density) and an 18:9 aspect ratio.
OS and Processors
The device runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo) and it is powered by an Octa-core 2.0GHz Cortex A-53 processor based on the Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 chipset.
Graphics are powered by an Adreno 506 GPU.
RAM and Storage
The Redmi S2 comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. Storage is expandable via microSD of up to 256GB.
The device has a Dual Lens primary camera of 12MP + 5MP, with LED flash, HDR and gyro-EIS.
The secondary camera is 16MP, with HDR and LED flash.
Network and Connectivity
The Xiaomi Redmi S2 has Dual SIM capability (both Nano-SIM) and it supports 2G, 3G, and 4G network standards.
Communication with other devices is via:
- Wi-fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Bluetooth v4.2, 2DP, LE
- GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- MicroUSB 2.0
The device comes with a non-removable Li-Po 3080mAh battery.
- Sensors: Fingerprint (rear), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
- Fast charge (5V, 2A 10W charging)
- Colours: Grey, Gold, Rose Gold
Price in Kenya
The device is available on Jumia Kenya at the cost of Ksh. 32,999