Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun has introduced the Redmi Note 7 smartphone in China today. We should mention that it is the company’s first smartphone that has been launched as a part of its new Redmi sub-brand. The newly launched Redmi Note 7 smartphone comes with some key highlights like a 48MP rear camera with Sony IMX586 sensor, is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC and a 4,000mAh battery.
Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 7 features a 6.3-inch LCD display that is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass and has a waterdrop-shaped notch on the top. The smartphone’s display has a Full HD+ resolution and a screen to body ratio of 84%. As we just mentioned, The Android smartphone is powered by the Snapdragon 660 processor and it comes with 3GB, 4GB or 6GB of RAM. While the 3GB RAM variant of the device comes with 32GB onboard storage, the 4GB and 6GB RAM models are coupled with 64GB internal storage. The device also has a microSD card in case users require more storage.
On the camera front, Redmi Note 7 has a massive 48MP main camera coupled with a 5MP sensor that comes with AI enhancements and can support the Portrait mode. The 48MP primary camera can easily be called the biggest selling point of the device. For selfies and video calls, there is a 13MP front-facing snapper that is housed in the waterdrop notch on the display of the device.
Redmi Note 7 packs a 4,000mAh battery that has support for Qualcomm Quick Charge 4. The Redmi Note 7 by Xiaomi comes with a 5V/2A charger in the box, but customers can opt for a fast charging one by paying CNY10 extra. On doing this, they will be able to get 9V/2A charging capabilities, so Redmi Note 7 will be charged from 0 to 100% in one hour and forty-three minutes.
Redmi Note 7 smartphone is available in Blue, Twilight Gold and Black colour variants and its base model is priced at CNY999. The 4GB RAM variant can be bought at CNY1,199 and you will have to pay CNY1,399 for the 6GB RAM version. Pre-orders of the device have started in China already and the shipments will begin on January 15.