What You Need to Know about the New Xiaomi Mi Note 2

Every other day, some new smartphone or the other is being launched somewhere in the world. China seems to be taking a lead. Almost every smartphone being launched now has many unique features including some that one wouldn’t have really ever thought of. Constant innovation and R&D seem to be the buzzwords with the smartphone manufacturers and no one is prepared to take a back seat. In the process, the customer is the biggest beneficiary in as much as he keeps getting the latest technology at really attractive and competitive prices at periodic intervals.

The new Xiaomi Mi Note 2 is the latest in the series and is set to be launched by Xiaomi in Beijing, China on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. By the time you get to read this write up, the New Xiaomi Mi Note 2 would have already been launched by the company. Various details right from the expected price, launch date, looks, technical specifications and improvements over the other smartphones available in the market in the same price range have been doing the rounds for quite some time now.

What you need to know about the New Xiaomi Mi Note 2 smartphone is all here.

The new Xiaomi Mi Note 2 smartphone with the two-sided dual curve’ design comes with a dual rear camera set up like the one you have seen on the Mi 5s Plus. You have also seen a similar dual-edge display on the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. It’s a 3 D touch display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. Both these features in the two smartphones mentioned above have been really liked by the users, particularly the millennia, which perhaps constitutes the largest customer base for any new smartphone or phablet.

The new Xiaomi Mi Note 2 smartphone uses the GSM / HSPA / LTE technology. It has a large 4100mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 technology and an iris scanner, which have also been seen in some of the recently launched smartphones. Xiaomi is likely to launch two models of the new Xiaomi Mi Note 2 smartphone – a 6GB RAM/128GB in built storage model and a slightly lower priced one with a 4GB RAM/64GB inbuilt storage. The two models are expected to be priced at CNY 2,999 and CNY 2,799 respectively.

The new Xiaomi Mi Note 2 is expected to have a 5.7 inch Super Amoled (1440×2560 pixels) display with pressure sensitive technology with 23-megapixel and 12-megapixel rear camera having the latest state-of-the-art Sony sensors. The front camera is likely to have an 8-megapixel sensor.

The new Xiaomi Mi Note 2 is expected to have an ultrasonic fingerprint scanner embedded under glass in addition to state-of-the-art Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS, NFC and USB Type-C connectivity options. The dual SIM (both Nano), dual stand-by smartphone is expected to run Android 6.0 Marshmallow-based MIUI 8. The platform Chipset is Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 with Quad-core (2×2 15 GHz Kryo and 2×1.6 GHz Kryo CPU.

Quite clearly, the New Xiaomi Mi Note 2 smartphone scores over all other smartphones or phablets available today in the same price range. One couldn’t have asked for anything more!