XiaoMi Redmi S Quick Review, Specifications and Price


XiaoMi is a mobile brand that has been in the market for quite a while now. Just like other mobile phones that’s smartphones released by XiaoMi their devices are amazing both in design and specifications. The XiaoMi Redmi S is one innovatively designed smartphone from XiaoMi brand and OEM. With a smaller display than most XiaoMi Redmi S stands out of the box crowd with stunning specifications. Ranging from a powerful battery, good storage and also nice cameras plus the hardware and software are high class. 

XiaoMi Redmi S
Quick Look at the XiaoMi Redmi S specifications

  • 5.0-inch display 
  • 720*1280 pixels resolution
  • Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430
  • Quad-core 1.4 GHz
  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • 16GB RAM, 2GB ROM
  • Camera: Front 5MP & Back 13MP with autofocus, LED flash
  • Battery: 4100mAh

XiaoMi Redmi S features a 5.0 inch display screen with a 720p screen resolution.Even though we are much in love with the 1080p battery consumption is high on the latter. However, the XiaoMi Redmi S’s display is good and graphics are handled by Adreno 505 GPU,  smooth performance in all games. 

XiaoMi Redmi S
This is the XiaoMi Redmi S at Ksh. 15,999 or $160

Runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. This is the latest working operating system by Google but we expect Nougat soon. It is also powered by a Snapdragon 430 chipset that does the processing bit. 2GB RAM works seamlessly better to ensure no hanging and everything else. 

It has a 16GB ROM, and a 2GB RAM, additionally it has got an SD card slot so if you need to pump up that storage you can do so with up to 128GB. 

Cameras are better and can be best. A 13MP rear camera with AF and LED flashlight. The secondary or selfie snapper is a 5MP camera that runs up to the Boom J8’s front camera. 

XiaoMi Redmi S
XiaoMi Redmi S has an awesome battery a 4100mAh is not in anyway small. They have never had problems with calibration so this will give you some good juice. The battery is not removable of course and has one good spec, quick charge technology otherwise you would charge this phone like forever. 

The device goes roughly for about $150 that’s Ksh. 15,000. You can get yours and have fun out there.