Xiaomi has been rumoured to be working on a smartphone with Snapdragon 660 SoC since a very long time. The smartphone said to pack the Snapdragon 660 SoC was earlier assumed to be the Redmi Pro 2. However, it is now being rumoured that the Redmi Pro 2 will come with a Helio P25 chipset instead and not the Snapdragon 660 SoC as assumed. The source who revealed this information also announced that the Pro 2 could be released towards the end of the month.
The Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2 is rumoured to feature a 5.5-inch display with 2.5D curved glass on top of it. Under the hood, the device is likely to run on a Helio P25 SoC paired with Mali-T880MP4 GPU. The Helio P25 is an octa-core SoC which has four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 2.5GHz. Additionally, the phone is said to pack 4GB of RAM with 64GB of internal storage, whereas the high-end variant might have 6GB of RAM with 128GB of internal storage.
In the imaging department, the Redmi Pro 2 is likely to feature a 12-megapixel dual camera setup that was earlier rumoured to be of 16-megapixels. It was also rumoured that the 4GB RAM variant with 64GB of storage might come for CNY 1,599 (approximately ₹15,000) whereas the high-end model might be sold for CNY 1,799 (approximately ₹17,000)
As of now, there is no more information to validate these rumours. Xiaomi has neither scheduled any event ahead this month, nor have any Xiaomi smartphones been spotted on any certification websites. So do stay tuned for more news about the Redmi Pro 2.