The Redmi Note 7 that has gone formal in China Presently is the initially cameraphone whenever the separation of Redmi brand from its parent company Xiaomi. Last year, Xiaomi had introduced the Redmi 6A, Redmi 6 and Redmi 6 Pro phones in China, however it had skipped the Redmi Note 6 smartphone probably due to the fact it featured same specifications as the Redmi Note 5 cameraphone. Unlike the Note series predecessor models, the Redmi Note 7 has arrived with a top quality glass frame. It offers an impressive display space through its waterdrop notch panel. Also, the phone is equipped with a 48-megapixel rear digital camera.
Design and Display
The glass-bodied Redmi Note 7 measures 159.21 x 75.21 x 8.1mm. Redmi claims that the Note 7 features a “rock solid and diamond-like” durable body. The handset is fitted with 2.5D Corning Gorilla 5 glass panels with far more 0.8mm thickness on its front and rear. To protect it from breaking easily, the company has strengthened its four corners and the “microcrack” edge polishing process has increased the sturdiness of the device. Hence, the drop protection performance of the glass build of the Note 7 is four times stronger than competing glass.
The Note 7 is the initially dustproof and water-resistant Redmi phone. But, the company did not confirm on the IP rating of the phone at its release. The buttons and ports of the smartphone have been peculiarly treated to protect it from water damage. It is the first Redmi smartphone to arrive in attractive colour gradient choices.
The 6.3-inch screen of the Redmi Note 7 produces 19.5:9 aspect ratio and full HD+ resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels. The screen carries support for 450-nits brightness, 1,500:1 contrast ratio, sun legibility and eye protection mode. The size of its side bezels is reduced to 1.95mm. Additionally, the chin of the gadget is not very thick.
The Sd 660 chipset from last year is the driving force of the Redmi Note 7. The handset comes in 32 GB and 64 GB storage choices. Both models are equipped with up to 6 GB of RAM. At the launch event, Redmi in comparison the experience prowess of the cameraphone with OPPO K1. It revealed that the Snapdragon 660 powered Note 7 scored 144,599 on AnTuTu benches whereas the OPPO K1 and Vivo X23 driven by the similar SoC respectively scored 133,961 and 128,616. Redmi claims that the Note 7 even outscored the Kirin 710 powered Honor 8X cameraphone in AnTuTu benches.
The Redmi Note 7 has a dedicated microSD card tray for expanding its memory. The newest MIUI 10 based Android 9 Pie OS ships preloaded on the Redmi Note 7. There is a 4,000mAh represent inside the phone. The Note 7 is also the initial Redmi cameraphone to arrive equipped with USB-C port for Quick Charge 4.0. It takes around 2 hrs and 5 minutes to charge it with a usual 10W charger that arrives included with the cameraphone. But, the 18W fast charger that can be purchased separately will allow the smartphone to charge to the full in just 1 hour and 43 minutes.
Digital cameras and Other Attributes
Photography is one of the major features of the Redmi Note 7 since it is equipped with f/1.8 aperture 48-megapixel + 5-megapixel AI dual camera setup. Redmi has used Samsung ISOCELL GM1 48-megapixel Ultra Clear digital camera as the major sensor. The company claims with the help of the Samsung lens, the Redmi Note 7 could capture poster-level HD pics. In addition, it could shoot incredible pictures in low-light conditions by combing four pixels into one large pixel.
Sitting indoor the frontal notch of the Redmi Note 7 is a 13-megapixel camera that has a large pixel of 1.6micron. It is equipped with attributes such as AI Smart Beauty and AI face unlock. The Redmi Note 7 is equipped with a 3.5mm audio jack and it also attributes an infrared blaster what makes it probable to use it as a remote control. A fingerprint scanner resides of the bottom of the smartphone.
Value and Release Date
Below are the colour versions and pricing of the alternative variants of the Redmi Note 7:
3 GB RAM + 32 GB storage – 999 Yuan (~$147)
4 GB RAM + 64 GB memory – 1,199 Yuan (~$177)
6 GB RAM + 64 GB storage – 1,399 Yuan (~$206)
It could be bought in Black and color gradient editions of Blue and Red. The phone comes with a free protective cover. The company is moreover selling trendy cover with random holes on it for heat dissipation only for 29 Yuan (~$4). The Chinese company is Additionally promoting 18 months of warranty for the buyers of Redmi Note 7.
Lastly, Redmi has revealed that there will be a Sony IMX586 48-megapixel digital camera edition of the Redmi Note 7 approaching in the near future. This smartphone will be hitting the market as Redmi Note 7 Pro.