Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Launched in India – Here’s everything you need to know

Xiaomi has sold more than 15 million Redmi Note series devices in the Indian market. The smartphone we are going to talk about today in the Redmi Note series is the recently launched Redmi Note 7 which will again be the number one seller in the Indian region due to its steep price to performance ratio which is extremely high compared to its competition. Also, read our in-depth guide on Xiaomi Pocophone Poco F2, Redmi Note 7 Pro, Mi A3, Redmi 7 Pro, and Redmi Note 7 Vs. Redmi Note 6 Pro comparison.


The device has a notch display as the Notch trend is likely to continue in 2019. We have seen two types of notch one is the rectangular one which was first brought by the iPhone X, and now the new water drop (Also known as dewdrop) shaped notch is in the trend which offers more screen space and also looks better than that rectangular cut-out. A glass alike body and back panel with color gradients design with�dual cameras and a dual tone LED flash.


Display6.3 Inches Full HD+ 2.5D LTPS Display with 450 nits brightness, 84 percent NTSC colour gamut
Display Properties1080 x 2340 Pixels
Water drop Notch
81.4% Screen to body ratio
Display ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 5
186 g
Software/OSAndroid 9.0 Pie (MIUI 10)
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 660
14 nm AI Engine Processor, 8 Cores
Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260)
Qualcomm Kryo 260 CPU 64 Bit (14nm Process Technology)
GPUQualcomm Adreno 512 GPU
Video Playback: Volumetric VR video playback, Up to 4K Video Playback
RAM & ROM3GB/32GB 4+64 GB / 6+64GB (LPDDR4X RAM)
SD card slot

Expandable up to 256GB via micro SD card
Sensorsgyroscope, accelerometer, distance sensor, electronic compass, fingerprint sensor, ambient light sensor, vibration motor, and infrared sensor
Connectivity4G+ dual sim, LTE, 3G WCDMA, 2G GSM, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi, Infrared, GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS, SBAS, Dual frequency GNSS, 
Primary Camera48 MP, f/1.8, 1/2", 0.8µm (Samsung GM1 Sensor)
5 MP, f/2.4, depth sensor
Front Camera13MP
Aperture: f/2.0
AudioSingle Speaker
3.5mm audio jack with some custom tuning for better audio output
Battery Capacity4000 mAh with Quick Charging 4.0
USB2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
BluetoothBluetooth 5.0
ColorsTwilight Gold, Fantasy Blue, and Bright Black
WifiWi-Fi Standards: 802.11ac Wave 2, 802.11a/b/g, 802.11n

Wi-Fi Spectral Bands: 2.4 GHz, 5 GHz

Peak speed: 867 Mbps

Channel Utilization: 20/40/80/160 MHz

MIMO Configuration: 2x2 (2-stream)

Peak QAM: 256 QAM

Wi-Fi Features: MU-MIMO, Dual-band simultaneous (DBS), Integrated baseband, LTE/Wi-Fi antenna sharing
PriceINR 9,999 for the 3GB RAM/32GB storage version
INR 11,999 for the 4GB RAM/64GB of storage version
1399 yuan (Rs. 14,500)($205) for the 6GB RAM/64GB of storage version

Under the hood the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 AIE SOC which is an Octa-Core chipset clocked at 2.2GHz running on Kryo 260 cores, that’s further coupled with Adreno 512 GPU, Bluetooth 5.0 and better DSP to process better image output. Xiaomi is introducing an 18-month warranty on the Redmi Note 7 in China, but it’s not clear yet that they will also give the same in other regions.

In the memory options, you will get a 3GB/32GB storage, the popular 4GB RAM & 64GB variant and 6GB/64GB variant. There is also an option to expand the storage�via microSD card. On the display side, the phone has a 6.3-inch 19.5:9 IPS panel with the regular 1080p+ Full HD resolution.�Other features of the smartphone include a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, 3.5 mm audio jack with some custom tuning for better audio output, micro USB Type-C support, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n and a 4,000mAh battery with Qualcomm QuickCharge 4.0.


The device is running on the Android Pie�9.0 instead of shipping with Android Oreo 8.1; The MIUI 10� is also there with Artificial intelligence breathing new life in the smartphone.


redmi note7 in all color options

The back camera is the major highlight of Redmi Note 7 and Redmi Note 7 Pro. For optics, the Redmi Note 7 comes with a dual rear camera setup which includes a 48-megapixel Samsung GM1 primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture and 0.8-micron pixels which are claimed to be the capability of taking pictures equivalent of a 12-megapixel photo taken with larger 1.6-micron pixels camera. There is a 5-megapixel secondary sensor with an LED flash. At the front, there is a 13-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture, autofocus, AI beauty and more to take good selfies and portrait shots.

Redmi Note 7 Price in India

Redmi Note 7 Price in India

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 price in India starts at INR 9999 for the 3GB RAM/32GB storage version while the 4GB RAM/64GB of storage version is priced at INR 11,999. On the other hand, there is also a 6GB RAM with 64GB storage version which is currently priced at 1399 yuan (Rs. 14,500)($205) but not launched in India. The smartphone will be available in OnyX black, Ruby Red, and Sapphire Blue color.

Akshay Mhatre is a Tech Journalist who likes to keep up with the latest from the tech world. He has worked at many popular news portals like BGR and TechRadar before joining TheLeaker as a News writer and journalist. A writer by day and a VFX artist by night. In his free time, he also likes to make motion graphics and concept art. You can find him on Instagram @akshayrazr_95 and contact him on akshaymhatre[@]theleaker.com.

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