Xiaomi Note 2 is the first Xiaomi phone with global LTE bands, setting the stage for the company's expansion in the future. 
With a dual curved display, excellent internal hardware, and high amount of customize ability.

CPU:
Xiaomi Note 2 comes with the Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor 2.35 GHz, backed by 6 GB RAM 128 GB ROM. With a max frequency of 2.35GHz, Snapdragon 821 is 10% faster than Snapdragon 820. Switch between gaming, music, video, and shopping apps quickly and easily. However, there is no external card slot for TF card. Xiaomi Mi Note 2 runs the latest iteration of MIUI with version 8, based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

Appearance:
Xiaomi Note 2, with dual curves at the front and back, is an evolution from the original Xiaomi Note. The home button up front comes with an integrated fingerprint scanner. The sensor is very accurate and unlocks the phone very quickly. Rarely did it fail to unlock the device with the first attempt, and with the scanner placed on the front, it is much more convenient when the phone is sitting on a table or a desk.

Screen:
Xiaomi Note 2 features with a 5.7-inch AMOLED display, but unlike other flagship smart phones, Xiaomi stick with a 1080p resolution instead of Quad HD. The screen is definitely sharp enough though, and unless you’re planning to use the phone for VR, you won’t even notice the difference, and you get the inherent benefits of an AMOLED screen, including deep blacks, high contrast, and punchy colors.

Camera:
Xiaomi Note 2 comes with a 22.56 MP rear camera with a f/2.0 aperture, and a 8 MP front-facing unit. Unfortunately, there is no OIS to support the primary shooter, but it does at the very least have some form of electronic image stabilization. The high-resolution rear camera takes photos that jumps to life. Photos taken have more pixels, so even when you enlarge your photos, it remains clear and undistorted. It also comes with EIS 4K video stabilization, so you can take smooth, stable videos while walking. With the 8MP autofocus front camera, you can capture beautiful selfies from any distance.

Connectivity:
Xiaomi Note 2 offers global LTE bands that has over 6 types and 37 bands. Surf and be connected using the local high-speed 4G network.

Battery:
Xiaomi Note 2 along with a massive 4,070 mAh battery, is a potent recipe for impressive battery life. Continuously talk on the phone for 46 hours or play videos non-stop for 15 hours. Perform a wide variety of tasks, without worrying that your phone will run out of juice fast. Besides, Xiaomi Note 2 come with fast charging capabilities with its support for Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 technology. A charge of just half an hour will get you back up to 83% of battery.

Conclusion:
Xiaomi Note 2 comes with Xiaomi best business flagship, packing a powerful Snapdragon 821 processor, 10% increase in performance and 6GB + 128GB ultra-fast, high-capacity memory option. What’s more, it pairs with 4070mAh battery, GPS high-precision positioning and high HD audio quality. If you are on the hunt for an alternative to the Note 7, the Xiaomi Mi Note 2 will cover you on the aesthetics.

Pros:                                                          Cons:
          Excellent build quality                             Limited availability
          Long lasting battery life                          Lacks expandable storage
          Camera produces sharp images