Xiaomi is reportedly planning to launch a mini variant of the recently announced Redmi Pro. Featuring a smaller footprint, the rumored Redmi Pro Mini is speculated to be a trimmed down version of the Redmi Pro.
Some sketches of a new Xiaomi smartphone have surfaced on the internet which featuring details about the forthcoming Redmi Pro Mini. Looking at the images, we can see that the signature dual camera set up of the Redmi Pro has been ditched. The mini version will sport a single rear camera with dual tone dual LED flash.
Redmi Pro Mini Specs: 5.2-inch display, Snapdragon 652, 4000mAh battery
The screen size of the Redmi Pro Mini will be reduced to 5.2-inch from the 5.5-inch of its bigger variant. This will also be an OLED display with Full HD 1080P resolution and sport a 2.5D curved glass.
Xiaomi is presumed to move to Qualcomm instead of MediaTek for the mini variant. The mini variant will come with a Snapdragon 652 processor. The 64-bit 8-core processor features four high-performance ARM Cortex A72 cores running at 1.8 GHz each. The other four power-saving ARM Cortex A53 cores have a clock speed of 1.4 GHz each. Adreno 510 is the Graphics processor here.
In comparison, the Redmi Pro is powered by a deca-core Mediatek Helio x25 processor. The notable advantage of this processor is that it is manufactured using the 20 nm process. Whereas, the Snapdragon 652 is manufactured by the larger and less efficient 28 nm process.
The camera specifications of the leaked device are unknown at the moment. Just it can be said that the dual camera set-up will possibly be replaced by the standard single lens set-up.
Redmi Pro Mini Price and Colors
Similar to the Redmi Pro, the mini version will also presumably feature a metallic built. The phone is expected to be available in rose gold or silver or grey metal color options.
The leaked sketches also tell us about the probable pricing of the handset. The handset will come in similar storage variants like the Redmi Pro. The 3 GB RAM/32 GB Storage variant will cost 1499 Yuan or around Rs. 15,000, the 4 GB RAM/32 GB model will set you back 1699 Yuan or about Rs. 17,000 and the last 4 GB RAM/128 GB internal storage version will be available for 1899 Yuan or approximately Rs. 19,000.
The Redmi Pro Mini will be juiced up by a huge 4000mAh battery with support for fast charging. We recommend you to take all these information with a pinch of salt as almost nothing can be verified at the moment.