Xiaomi announced flagship Redmi Note 3. But this is not the only device which was launched. Xiaomi also announced the successor to Mi Pad – Xiaomi Mi Pad 2.
Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 has a 7.9-inch device. It is powered by a Intel X5-Z8500 processor. This is a 14nm contructed 64-bit processor with four cores clocked in at 1.44GHz, bursting up to 2.24GHz. Backing this up is Intel HD Graphics and 2GB of RAM. Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 consists of a metal body.
Mi Pad 2 has a 8MP rear facing camera with LED flash and f/2.0 aperture while the front camera is 5MP which is quite decent for a tablet. Storage comes in two options – 16GB and 64GB with no option for expandable battey. It has new USB Type-C as the power and data transfer port for the Mi Pad 2.
Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 has a 6190mAh Lithium-ion polymer battery. With support for 5V, 2A fast charging, they claim a whopping 648.8 hours of standby time, 100 hours of music playback with the display off and 12.5 hours of screen on time.
Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 will run on Android 5.1 Lollipop with a layer of MIUI 7 over it. Xiaomi will also launch Windows 10 version of Mi Pad 2. The 16GB model will cost $155 while 64GB model will cost $200.