Redmi, a newly formed independent brand of Xioami, released its mid-range smartphone — Redmi Note 7 last week. The smartphone went on sale in China today for the first time and was sold out within 8 minutes and 36 seconds.
The next sale of the Redmi Note 7 will presently take place on 18th January at 10:00 AM. As for the pricing, the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage costs 999 Yuan (approx. $147), 4GB RAM + 64GB memory model costs 1,199 Yuan (approx. $177) although the top-end model with 6GB RAM + 64GB memory is offered at 1,399 Yuan (approx. $206).
Xiaomi had stopped taking pre-orders just after two days of likely live and were opened yesterday for just 20 minutes. Explaining the shift stop taking pre-orders, Xiaomi CEO said that it exceeded the company’s expectations and to make certain that these who pre-orders receive the item, they have to take such shift.
As said, this is the first gadget released by Redmi as an independent brand. Unlike its predecessors, the Redmi Note 7 comes with a high quality glass frame and a massive screen-to-body ratio because of to the waterdrop notch panel.
The phone options a 6.3-inch Full HD+ screen with 2340 x 1080 pixels display resolution and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The display carries support for 450-nits brightness, 1,500:1 contrast ratio, sun legibility, and eye protection mode.
Under the hood, the product is powered by Qualcomm Sd 660 octa-core chipset with 3GB/4GB/6GB RAM and 32GB/64GB internal storage. It moreover comes with a dedicated microSD card slot allowing users to expand the storage ability.
Redmi has focused on providing a high quality photography performance with this price range phone. The device ships with an f/1.8 aperture 48-megapixel key scanner and a 5-megapixel secondary camera with artificial intelligence technology.
On the front side, there’s a 13-megapixel digital camera housed in the display notch. It is moreover equipped with features like AI Smart Beauty and AI face unlock. The Redmi Note 7 is equipped with a 3.5mm audio jack and features an infrared blaster which makes it probable to use it as a remote control. A fingerprint sensor resides of the bottom of the smartphone.
As for the software, the phone is operating Android 9 Pie-based MIUI 10 out-of-the-box. The cameraphone is powered by a 4,000mAh battery with support for Fast Charge 4.0 quick charging technology. With an 18W fast charger, the smartphone can be fully charged in just 1 hour and 43 minutes.