Xiaomi working on new smartphone powered by Snapdragon 660 chipset; Could be Redmi Pro 2

Even though Xiaomi is reportedly moving away from Qualcomm processors, the company seems to be working on a new smartphone powered by the Snapdragon 660 chipset.


According to reports from GizmoChina, Xiaomi is reportedly working on a new smartphone powered by the upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chipset, which is the successor to the popular Snapdragon 652 chipset. While there is no clear indication, sources in the know suggest that the handset could be the Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2.

Based on the rumours, the Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2 could have a 5.7 inch display with fine bezels and a textured rear panel. The handset is said to be available in two variants – one with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage and the other with 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage. Also expected is a 12 MP Dual Pixel camera. We are waiting for more details.