Top 7 things to know about the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Prime

Xiaomi has become a top player in the budget segment due to their value for money smartphones, last year, Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note in the budget segment, and it gained huge success. And, this year, Xiaomi is back with an upgraded version of Redmi Note; the Redmi Note 2 and the Redmi Note 2 Prime, the devices were released back in the month of August, and soon it will be released in the Indian market. Out of these two devices, the Redmi Note 2 Prime is the better one. So in this post, we are going to tell you the top 7 things which you must know about the new Redmi Note 2 Prime.

Top 7 things to know about the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Prime- Redmi Note 2 Prime

So, here are the top 7 things which you should know about the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Prime:-


There are not many smartphones available under 10K, which can handle heavy gaming, but thankfully, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Prime can easily handle moderate to heavy games without any kind of shutters or laginess.


The Redmi Note 2 Prime packs a MediaTek MT6795 Helio X10 octa-core processor clocked at 2.2 GHz, which is coupled with 2 GB of RAM, so you’ll get a smooth experience while doing multi-tasking or gaming on this device.


The Redmi Note 2 flaunts a large 5.5 inch IPS grade FHD display offering a resolution of (1080×1920 p), the texts look sharp and crisp, colors are also quite accurate courtesy of 403 ppi. So, basically, you are going to enjoy the screen quality while watching movies or playing games.


The device is getting armed with a 13 MP rear facing camera, which is getting assisted with a LED flash, and at the front, there is a 5 MP front facing camera, when it comes to quality, both the camera captures images with a good amount of detailing but struggles to perform in low-lighting conditions.

5.Heating Issues

When you play heavy games for a long period of time, the back of the device tends to heat up and can reach up to a temperature of 44-46 degree Celsius, which makes the device very uncomfortable to hold in hands.

6.Decent battery backup

The Redmi Note 2 Prime is getting powered by a 3060 mAh removable battery, which gives a decent backup, when it comes to usage, for an average user, the device will last a full working day, but if you are heavy user, then you might have to charge the device by the end of the day.

7.IR Blaster

The device also gets an IR blaster, which is a bonus feature because the IR blaster is not  a common feature you’ll find on budget smartphones.


Device name Redmi Note 2 Prime
Company Xiaomi
Release Date August 2015
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-Type Micro
Weight 160 g
Dimension (5.98×2.99×0.33)inches
Colors available in Blue,White,Mint Green,Yellow,Pink
Screen Size 5.5 inch
Display Type IPS LCD
Resolution 1080×1920 pixels
Pixel density ~ 403 ppi
O.S & Hardware
O.S Android v5.0(Lollipop)
Custom UI MIUI 7
Processor Octa-core 1.7 GHz
Chipset Mediatek MT6795 Helio X10
GPU PowerVR G6200
Internal memory 32 GB
micro-SD slot Yes
Expandable memory up to 32 GB
Proximity Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Compass Yes
Primary Camera 13 MP
Resolution 4128×3096 pixels
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Video HD recording at 1080p @30fps
Features LED flash,panorama,touch focus,
face/smile detection,Geo-tagging
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth v 4.0
3G Yes
4G Yes
IR Yes
USB micro-USB,v 2.0
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
Loud Speaker Yes
Capacity 3060 mAh (Li-lon)
Removable No
Talk Time upto 11+ hrs (3G)
Store & Price
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