Also at the Xiaomi event was news of the good old Xiaomi Mi2s, and the news is good for anyone wanting to bag themselves a Snapdragon 600 powered bargain!
After news that the Xiaomi Mi3 would go on sale for 1999 Yuan for the 16GB and 2499 Yuan for the 64GB, Lei Jun came back to the previous flagship phone, the Snapdragon powered Mi2S. The Mi2s still has plenty have fans, especially being a 4.3-inch phone in a world of 5-inchers, and it is still one of the more powerful handsets on the market thanks to a quad-core Snapdragon 600 CPU and 2GB RAM, so what is to happen to it now that the Mi3 launched? A price drop, and a mighty good one at that!
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The Mi2s with 32GB memory, which also has the updated 13 mega-pixel rear camera, has now had its price slashed to only 1799 Yuan ($293). If anyone is looking for a powerful, small screen phone with plenty of accessories now is the time to buy!