After the success of Redmi Pro Smartphone, Xiaomi is planning to announce its successor dubbed as Redmi Pro 2. The Redmi Pro was the company’s first Android smartphone to feature OLED display and dual-camera setup. It was announced back in July last year starting for 1499 Yuan (US$ 224 / Rs. 15,110 approx.). Coming back to the successor, the Redmi Pro is rumored to be launched by the end of this month.
It also suggest that the up-coming powerful Redmi device will feature a 1080p AMOLED 2.5D curved glass display and unibody metal design similar to the predecessor. It will be powered by a MediaTek Helio P25 SoC compared to that of Deca-Core MediaTek Helio X20 / Helio X25 SoC in the predecessor.
On the cameras side, it will sports a dual 12-MP rear cameras with Sony IMX362 sensor, 25mm wide angle lens, f/1.7 aperture and dual-tone LED flash.
Similar to previous Redmi series smartphones, the Redmi Pro 2 will be also announced in different storage variants. There will be a 4GB RAM with 64GB storage version which is expected to be priced at 1599 Yuan and there will be another 6GB RAM with 128GB storage version which might costs around 1799 Yuan.
Apart from the above specifications, there are no other details available. However, it will be interesting to see whether the Redmi Pro 2 will run on Xiaomi upcoming latest custom UI skin i.e. MIUI 9. If this becomes fact, then it becomes the first Xiaomi smartphone to run on Android based MIUI 9 out of the box. Coming back, the above are just rumors which has to be considered a pinch of salt until anything comes official from Xiaomi. Stay tuned as we’ll update once anything goes official about the smartphone.