Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime is the first “Xiaomi Made in India” smartphone officially launched in India. In this post we are comparing the latest smartphone from Xiaomi with other two budget devices- the YU Yuphoria and Micromax Canvas Express 2 and will find out which among the three is the best.
The Redmi 2 Prime sports a 4.7-inch display with Dragontrail glass protection while the YU Yuphoria and Micromax Canvas Express 2 comes with 5-inch display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. All the three devices has screen resolution of 720 (HD) pixels.
Software and Processor:
The Redmi 2 Prime runs on MIUI 6 top of Android 4.4.4 KitKat OS. The Yuphoria and Canvas Express 2 runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop and Android 4.4 KitKat OS respectively. In terms of processor, the Redmi 2 Prime and YU Yuphoria are powered by 1.2GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8916 410 while the Canvas Express 2 includes 1.4GHz Octa-Core MediaTek MT6592M processor.
In terms of camera, the Redmi 2 Prime and YU Yuphoria has a 8-megapixels rear facing camera while the Canvas Express 2 packs with 13-megapixels of camera. A 5MP front facing camera has been allocated for YU Yuphoria while the other two devices comes with 2-megapixels.
Memory and Connectivity:
The Redmi 2 Prime and YU Yuphoria comes with 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage with a microSD card slot for memory expansion. On the other hand, the budget smartphone from Micromax features 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage and a microSD card slot for memory expansion up to 32GB.
All the three includes the connectivity options like WiFi, USB, GPS, 3G, Bluetooth, etc. and has dual SIM support.
Redmi 2 Prime Vs YU Yuphoria Vs Micromax Canvas Express 2:
|Redmi 2 Prime||YU Yuphoria||Canvas Express 2|
|Display||4.7-inch screen with 720p||5-inch screen with 720p||5-inch screen with 720p|
|Screen Protection||Dragontrail glass||Corning Gorilla Glass 3||Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and Oleophobic coating|
|OS||Android 4.4.4 KitKat||Android 5.0 Lollipop with Cyanogen OS 11||Android 4.4 KitKat|
|Processor||1.2GHz Quad Core||1.2GHz Quad Core||1.4GHz Octa-Core|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410||Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410||MediaTek MT6592M|
|Connectivity||WiFi, USB, GPS, 3G, Bluetooth etc.||WiFi, USB, GPS, 3G, Bluetooth etc.||WiFi, USB, GPS, 3G, Bluetooth etc.|
|Price||Rs. 6,999||Rs. 6,999||Rs. 5,999|
The Canvas Express 2 have a solid 13-megapixels camera and Octa-Core processor while the Redmi 2 Prime and YU Yuphoria have a upper hand in terms of storage and 4G LTE connectivity.