Xiaomi’s president suddenly released a Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2 with a 48-megapixel camera on Weibo and said it will be released in January next year. The appearance of this phone has also caused everyone’s hot discussion.
Many people think this will be a flagship phone, but as more information is exposed, it seems that this is not the case. According to the latest news given by the supply chain, Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2 will belong to the red rice series. The estimated price will be around 1999 Yuan ($290.79), which is also the meaning of returning to the Redmi flagship.
The news also pointed out that Xiaomi is trying to raise the average price of the redmi series, and this phone is their attempt. Increase the price of your phone by upgrading some key configurations.
Regarding the shape of this new machine, the news indicated that it will use a 6.21-inch LCD water drop screen with a resolution of 2340X1080, but the chin on the front of the phone is not particularly narrow, and it is expected to be similar to Xiaomi 8.
The processor of the phone, previously reported that it will use a flagship chip. However, in contrast to the Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2 line of the Opteron processor, only the Snapdragon 675 supports a 48-megapixel lens. However, the performance of the Snapdragon 675 is still very good. Judging from the current exposure information, the single-core running score of the Snapdragon 675 has surpassed the Snapdragon 845.
The new 48MP sensor of the new Xiaomi is currently equipped with Sony’s IMX586 and Samsung’s S5KGM1. The two are very close in terms of parameters, but Samsung does not support OIS, and the overall price is also cheaper. Positioning, using Samsung’s sensor is more reasonable.
Regarding the positioning of the new Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2, industry chain sources said that it will be defined as a camera phone, and they started testing this sensor in August this year. It is reported that the camera strength can be comparable to Huawei P20 PRO, as to whether it can Let’s go ahead with the P20 PRO, we still have to wait until after the release.