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What to expect from Xiaomi Phone 2 – The Jelly Bean powered tablet

This guest article is by Jena of buycox.

Xiaomi Tech is a Chinese company that manufactures mobile phones. Xiaomi is a popular brand name in china. It is the first smart phone they manufactured has gone on to become a huge success in Asia and Overseas. The Xiaomi MI-One is a smart phone that has Android MIUI-ROM (preinstalled) for operating system and a Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 dual core with 1.5 GHz for its CPU. The MI-One was priced at $310 USD, which is roughly one fourth of the cost of any smart phone powered by a dual core CPU. Recently Xiaomi Tech has announced that it is all set to release the next version of the Xiaomi MI-One. The new phone is named Xiaomi Phone 2, and is said to be released in October 2012 in Beijing.

Features for Xiaomi Phone 2:

  • 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core processor,
  • Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
  • 2GB RAM.
  • Internal storage 16GB.
  • Front-facing camera 2 Megapixels.
  • Rear-facing camera 8 Megapixels.
  • 4.3” IPS 1280×720 display.
  • Wi-Fi – 802.11.
  • 4.0 Bluetooth.
  • Standard 2000mAh battery can also use 3000mAh.

Xiaomi Phone 2

Well the list of hardware and software combined is pretty impressive. The Xiaomi Phone 2 will be the first smart phone to hit the market with a 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core processor chip. This chip is paired with 2GB RAM to get optimum functionality. The 16GB internal storage can further be expanded by adding a microSD memory card, which is plenty of room for all your entertainment needs. This phone will be very handy to stream videos and watch movies and to store all your media collections. The front facing camera is 2 Megapixels used for video calls and video chat and the rear-facing camera is 8 Megapixels with back illuminated technology and 2.0/F lens. This camera is truly capable of capturing photos with amazing clarity and the photos can then be edited using the phone.
4.3″ IPS 1280×720 display which is standard in most high-end smart phones is available for this phone. 1280×720 display gives high quality resolution and watching videos and playing games with this display setup is guaranteed to be exiting. The connectivity features for this phone are 802.11 – Wi-Fi which is also standard in most smart phones and tablets and a 4.0 Bluetooth. The Bluetooth along with the Wi-Fi connection has a direct support and a display. The Xiaomi Phone 2 is MHL compatible and all you photos and video files can be connected and viewed on a large screen. For a person who is constantly traveling the Radio plus HSPA will transfer data from the phone to other sources in no time.

The stock 2000mAh battery is power packed and promises long lasting standby and talk time. For people who use their phone for gaming and watching movies the stock 3000mAh battery is recommended, this battery lasts twice as much than the 2000mAh battery.
What makes this phone already special is that, the Xiaomi Phone 2 will be the first smart phone with a 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core processor chip and Android 4.1 Jelly Bean for OS. The phone is said to cost $310 (USD) same as the Xiaomi MI-One when it was first released. There’s no doubt then that people will flock on stores for that tablet.

Author Bio: This is a guest post by Jena Branch. She is a writer from and writes more about digital cable and high speed internet. To get more information, click here.