Xiaomi teases new product launch for May 10, Redmi S2 in tow

Xiaomi has two more products: the Mi 7 and Redmi S2 that are due to be unveiled soon. We have heard a lot about both devices in the last couple of weeks, and just yesterday, the company via its Weibo released a teaser image with just the letter ‘S’ on it, hinting at a Redmi S2 launch.

The company has today released yet another Weibo teaser mage with the ‘Suprise’ on it, but like yesterday’s teaser, the letter ‘S’ stands out, further fueling speculations that the device being teased is the upcoming Redmi S2.

Aside from the teaser poster, there is a caption that says Hello, @ Suning Tesco! We will meet on May 10. What is evident from here is that the product been teased will debut on May 10 and will be exclusive to SuninTesco in China.

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A lot has been said of the Xiaomi Redmi S2 in the last couple of weeks. Following its appearance on various certification site, a leaked video supposedly from the Czech Republic emanated. The source had it that the device has been displayed in a Xiaomi Mi showroom in the country, fueling speculations that Xiaomi is entering a couple of new markets including the Czech Republic and Vietnam.

As per rumors, the Redmi S2 flaunts a 5.99-inch HD+ display, Snapdragon 625, 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage. The camera configuration is as follows: 12MP + 5MP rear – and a 16MP sensor with LED for selfies. The handset runs Android Oreo with MIUI 9 on a 3,080mAh battery.

For now at least, nothing official yet, so we might still hold our breath while Xiaomi prepares the way.

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  1. nishikanta mohanty
    May 3, 2018

    After 2016 mimix lunch xiaomi has gone on a wrong spree lunching a flurry of devices facing poor sales of each. No longer mi is innovative, devices have become costlier but most importantly it’s not generating speculation or enthusiasm as with mi3 or mi4. Copying apple and Samsung in design and killing devices like mi note , hoping to catch up in camera tech, removing audio features as hires Dac and yet achieving nothing

    • Rashidi Awang Abu
      May 3, 2018

      Achieve nothing? But report said otherwise. It regain top 4 in term of shipment and and market share. More than 100% growth.