Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 has been revealed to be waterproof

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Redmi Note 7

One vital information of the recently launched Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 that was missed is that the ports and buttons have watertight seals. This, in the official announcement of Xiaomi wasn’t mentioned. The Redmi Note 7 was leaked in Weibo, and the Xiaomi CEO, Lei Jun spoke about the phone’s credibility that time. The CEO said that though it falls into the category of budget segment phones, Redmi Note 7 has undergone the same quality tests as that of Xiaomi’s flagship phones.

Even though the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 isn’t IP-certified, it can withstand water splashes and accidental drops to an extent. The dimensions of the phone are 259.2×75.2×8.1mm and it weighs 186grams. The smartphone runs on Android 9.0 Pie out-of-the-box and is protected by a corning gorilla glass. The device is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 660 chipset. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 sports an IPS LCD capacitive 6.3-inch touchscreen with a resolution of 1,080×2,340 pixels. The screen ratio for the same is 19.5:9.

There are three RAM variants of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7, which are 3GB, 4GB and 6GB. The 3GB variant comes with a 32GB internal storage. On the other hand, the 4GB and 6GB RAM variants come with a 64GB internal storage. The memory of the smartphone can be expanded via a microSD card up to 256GB. There are dual rear cameras of 48MP and 5MP and a 13MP single front camera meant for taking selfies.

Connectivity options of the device includes WiFi 802.11, WiFi Direct, dual band, hotspot, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, Infrared port, FM Radio and USB 2.0. There is a fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 houses a non-removable battery of 4,000mAh. The handset comes in three colour options which includes blue, black and twilight gold. The smartphone has already been launched and would be available in Xiaomi’s official website Mi.com, Mi House and Flipkart from January 15.

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