The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 promises to offer the 48 MP photographic capabilities of flagship smartphones at a fraction of the cost.
Let’s find out if they deliver on that promise, and learn how they did it!
The Official Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Launch Briefing
Let’s start with the official launch briefing by the affable Allen An, Country Manager of Xiaomi Malaysia and Singapore!
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Specifications
|Specifications||Xiaomi Redmi Note 7|
|Display||6.3-inch IPS display
- 1080 x 2340 pixels (409 ppi)
- 84% NTSC colour gamut
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|Operating System||Android 9.0 Pie|
|Platform||Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 AIE|
|Processor||4 x Kryo 260 Gold (2.2 GHz)
4 x Kryo 260 Silver (1.8 GHz)
|Graphics Processor||Qualcomm Adreno 512 (850 MHz)|
|Memory||3 GB / 4 GB LPDDR4x memory|
|Storage||32 GB / 64 GB / 128 GB
microSD card slot (share with SIM2)
|Front Camera||13 MP sensor|
|Rear Cameras||Dual Lens Camera
- 48 MP camera with f/1.8 aperture
- 5 MP depth sensor
- single LED flash
|Connectivity||WiFi : 802.11a/b/g/n/ac (dual band)
Bluetooth : BT 5.0
USB : USB 2.0 Type C
|SIM Support||2 x nano SIM cards
Dual SIM, Dual Standby capable
Hybrid SIM tray
|Fingerprint Sensor||Yes, Rear Mounted|
|Other Sensors||Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Distance, E-Compass, Ambient Light|
|Battery||4,000 mAh lithium-ion battery
- supports 10 W fast charging
|Dimensions||75.21 mm wide
159.21 mm tall
8.1 mm thick
|Colour Options||Space Black / Neptune Blue / Nebula Red|
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Models + Prices
Xiaomi is offering three Redmi Note 7 models :
- 3 GB RAM + 32 GB storage : RM 679 / ~US$ 167 / ~£126
- 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage : RM 799 / ~US$ 196 / ~£148
- 4 GB RAM + 128 GB storage : RM 949 / ~US$ 233 / ~£176
Here are some direct purchase links :
Sales kicked off on 27 March 2019, with three colour options – Space Black, Neptune Blue and Nebula Red.
For the first time ever, Xiaomi will cover the Note 7 with an exclusive 18-month warranty!
Unboxing The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 (Price Check) comes in a simple white cardboard box. Let’s unbox it, and see what we find inside!
When you fully unbox it, you will find the following items :
- One Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 smartphone
- One Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 clear TPU bumper case
- One set of Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 documents
- One Xiaomi MDY-09-EW USB charger (10 watt)
- One USB Type C data and power cable
- One SIM tray extractor pin
While we always like it when brands include a bumper case, this bumper case falls short of our expectations. We will explain it in our close-up look at the Redmi Note 7 and the bumper case.
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