Xiaomi made its debut in the US earlier this year, but has only been selling its accessories. A recent WSJ report claims that after its success in India, the company is now eyeing the US market. While details are scarce, a leak may have revealed the first smartphone that could be launched in the US. Also Read - Mi Band X strapless smart band with 360-degree flexible display under works?Also Read - Best laptops under Rs 40,000 in July 2021: Mi Notebook 14, Asus VivoBook 14, and more
A Xiaomi smartphone, dubbed Redmi 2 Pro, has been spotted on FCC (Federal Communications Commission), hinting that it could be the first handset to launch in the US. As far as the specifications are concerned, the smartphone seems to be similar (if not the same) to the made-in-India Redmi 2 Prime, which launched in August. Also Read - Friendship Day gifting ideas for your young tech-savvy besties under Rs 5,000
Xiaomi Redmi 2 Pro specifications and features: The smartphone is said to feature a 4.7-inch HD (1280×720 pixels) display and a Snapdragon 410 chipset paired with 2GB of RAM. The smartphone also seems to include 16GB internal storage, 2,200mAh battery, and connectivity options like 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0.
Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime specifications and features: To recap, Redmi 2 Prime features a 4.7-inch 720p display, 1.2GHz Snapdragon 410 64-bit quad-core chipset, 2GB of RAM, and 16GB internal storage that can be expanded using a microSD card.
The smartphone also features a 8-megapixel rear camera, 2-megapixel selfie camera, 2,200mAh battery, and connectivity options like dual-SIM card slots, LTE support, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. On the software front, it runs on MIUI 6, and is being updated to MIUI 7.