- The Redmi 7 will be a major upgrade over the Redmi 6
- Xiaomi is also expected to unveil Redmi 7 series in China on March 18
Xiaomi launched Redmi Note 7 and Redmi Note 7 Pro smartphones in India on February 28, and now, the company is seemingly working to bring an entry-level phone to the consumers. It is the Redmi 7. The rumours about the Xiaomi Redmi 7 have been circulating on the internet for quite some time now. Hinting at an imminent launch, the Redmi 7 has been spotted on TENAA certification site now. This suggests that the Redmi 7 launch is nearing. The TENAA listing has revealed almost all the key specs of the Redmi 7. A few days ago, the same Xiaomi phone was certified by NBTC in Thailand and TKDN in Indonesia. Before this, the Redmi 7 cleared a few more certification sites like Singapore IMDA body and FCC body. This is for the first time that some specs details of the Redmi 7 have surfaced online. Past reports suggested that the Redmi 7 will be an upgraded version of the Redmi 6 which went official last year around the month of September. Interestingly the TENAA listing also suggests the same.
Xiaomi Redmi 7 to Have a 3900/4000mAh Battery
The TENAA listing reveals that the Xiaomi Redmi 7 will come packed with a 6.26-inch display. The listing shows the Redmi 7 listed with model number M1810F6LE which is the same as what the other certification sites revealed in the past. This suggests that the Redmi 7 will have a much bigger screen compared to the predecessor Redmi 6 which sports a 5.45-inch IPS LCD display and offers HD+ screen resolution. The TENAA listing further reveals that the Redmi 7 will measure 158.65 x 76.43 x 8.9mm while in comparison the Redmi 6 measures 147.5 x 71.5 x 8.3mm. This means expect the Redmi 7 to feel big in the hands.
The TENAA listing reveals some more details about the Redmi 7. It suggests that the Redmi 7 will come with a bigger battery when compared to the Redmi 6. The listing reveals that the Redmi 7 will be backed by a 3900mAh/40000mAh battery, the Redmi 6 in comparison includes only 3000mAh battery. That’s all from TENAA. Meanwhile, to recall, the past rumours suggest that the Redmi 7 will come in two variants. The base model will include 3GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage. While the second and the top-end model of the Redmi 7 will pack 4GB RAM + 64GB storage.
As of now, Xiaomi is yet to reveal launch details of the Redmi 7. Rumours suggest that the Redmi 7 may go official in the next few months to come and now that the phone has made to TENAA expect a sooner launch. Meanwhile, Xiaomi is all set to launch the Redmi Note 7 Pro in China on March 18.
Xiaomi Modifying Redmi Series Again
Xiaomi’s Redmi 3 and Redmi 4 smartphones were amongst the top-selling models in India, but that was not the case with Redmi 5 and Redmi 6 as they offered smaller battery while the competition offered way bigger batteries around the same price. Xiaomi is upping the ante this year with the Redmi 7 series as they’re going back to basics and likely to add a 3900/4000mAh battery to the standard Redmi 7. There will be other phones as well in the Redmi 7 series including the Redmi 7A and Redmi 7 Pro.
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