Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime Unboxing – ‘Made in India’ smartphone

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Xiaomi launched the Redmi 2 Prime, the company’s first smartphone that is Made in India. It is the enhanced version of the Redmi 2 that was launched in the country earlier this year. It is priced at Rs. 6,999 in the India and is currently on sale on Mi.com and across all Mi India partners including Flipkart, Amazon and Snapdeal.


Box Contents

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  • Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime in White
  • 2-pin charger (5V-1A)
  • Micro USB cable
  • 2200mAh battery
  • User manual

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There is Made in India label on the smartphone and the box. The Redmi 2 Prime is manufactured at Xiaomi and Foxconn facility in Andhra Pradesh.

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It has 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage, compared to 1GB and 8GB of internal storage on the Redmi 2. Other specifications are similar, including a 4.7-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD display, 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 SoC, dual SIM support and 4G LTE with connectivity with support for TD-LTE 2300MHz (Band 40) and FDD-LTE 1800MHz (Band 3) for India.

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There is a 8-megapixel camera on the back with LED flash and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. Even though it packs the same Snapdragon 410 SoC, more RAM will offer better multitasking compared to the Redmi 2 with 1GB RAM that we reviewed earlier this year.

Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

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