Xiaomi Redmi S2 is speculated to arrive as an upcoming budget phone with dual rear cameras in markets like China and India. Its leaked firmware files have already revealed plenty of information in the past week. A new Xiaomi phone with model number M1803E6E has received certification from TENAA. Its specs suggest that it could be the upcoming Redmi S2 phone. Also, M1803E6E matches with the internal codename present in the firmware files, claims XDA Developers. The “IS_E6” seems to be Redmi S2’s codename.
According to the TENAA listing, the alleged Redmi S2 measures 160.73 x 77.26 x 8.1mm and it weighs 170 grams. The handset features an 18:9 aspect ratio supporting display of 5.99 inches. Since it supports HD+ resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels, it can be assumed that it will be arriving as a low budget phone. It receives power from a 3,000mAh battery.
Leaked firmware files had revealed that the Redmi S2 is driven by Snapdragon 625 SoC that features a 2.0 GHz octa-core processor. The TENAA listing has also revealed that the alleged S2 is fueled by a chipset that offers the same clocking speed.
The M1803E6E Xiaomi phone is expected to hit the Chinese market in RAM variants like 2 GB, 4 GB and 6 GB. These models will respectively feature internal storage of 16 GB, 32 GB and 64 GB. The handset will also feature a microSD card slot. It will be running on Android 8.1 Oreo and is expected to arrive with the latest MIUI skin.
For photography, the handset is equipped vertically arranged dual rear cameras on its rear panel. The TENAA listing reveals that it will include 12-megapixel + 8-megapixel dual camera setup and a front-facing camera of 16-megapixel. Through the firmware files, it has been revealed that the Redmi S2’s dual cameras are expected to be come with features like Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS) and Portrait Mode. Also, the selfie snapper is pegged to carry support for facial recognition feature. The handset is expected to be available in multiple color choices such as Black, Blue, Gold, Gray, Pink, Red, Rose Gold, Silver and White.