The newly released Redmi Note 7 by Xiaomi has gotten the teardown treatment, giving us our first Check at which lies indoor the flagship-killer. The teardown is contained in a short video that was published on Chinese video sharing platform QQ. But, the video has been re-uploaded on YouTube for ease.
From the video, we could understand that the Redmi Note 7 is not lovely much different from other phones in terms of the arrangement of its internals. The device features a glass frame and so, to disassemble, the rear glass screen has to be removed. Other components are held in place by a few screws. One spectacular thing about the gadget is that the USB Type-C port is on a secondary board and so, shouldn’t be too hard to change if it receives faulty. There are two ribbon cables connecting the main board to the secondary board and other lower parts which includes the loudspeaker, microphones, haptic motor, and the secondary board which houses the USB-C port.
A recent article of ours had dwelt on the digital camera protrusion of the Redmi Note 7 as a result of the 48MP sensor. This, we observed. might deliver the glass covering the lens glass to shatter smoothly if the cameraphone falls down. The teardown proves the lens cover on the dual camera setup is a single part, what makes it easy to replace if the glass cover on the digital camera has broken. Further, the teardown video also highlights the 48MP Samsung ISOCELL digital camera camera sensor as well as the Sd 660 AIE chipset.