As announced, the Redmi brand, under the auspices of Xiaomi, introduced new products in China today. First Redmi Note 7 Pro, which we already know, later redmi 7which we expected. Like the Redmi Note 7 at the January show, the Redmi 7 attracts a lot of attention.
The seventh generation of Redmi smartphones has been incredibly successful. The novelty offers an uncompromising price-performance ratio.
Increased durability, new colors
When designing a new generation of cheap smartphone, the manufacturer paid attention only to the lowest possible price. As with the Redmi Note 7, the Redmi 7 is designed with increased durability in mind. The construction has P2i certification, which means resistance to splashing water.
The dimensions of the new Redmi smartphone are 158.73 x 75.58 x 8.47 mm and weight 180 grams. The back has been given new gradient colors that already specify the new seventh range of Redmi smartphones.
The people of China also received an above-standard 18-month warranty, which again shows Xiaomi's high production quality of the product. 6,26 ″ display with HD + resolution (1520 x 720 px) is protected by glass Gorilla Glass 5. It offers a 19: 9 aspect ratio, a raindrop-style cutout and covers up to 84% of the front.
The display even got TÜV Rheinland certification, which means it provides the highest level of biosecurity. It does not damage the eyes, does not emit any UV radiation, effectively suppresses harmful blue light and protects the eyes from fatigue. Admirable that such a cheap smartphone also takes care of the user's health.
Snapdragon 632, 4000 mAh battery
Progress has also been made in performance. Unlike last year's Redmi 6, its successor goes back to the roots and comes up with a chipset from Qualcomm. We will find it in the equipment 8-core Snapdragon 632 with a clock speed of 1,8 GHz. The processor is manufactured using 14 nm technology and contains a new generation of Kryo 250 cores from Qualcomm. The Adreno 506 graphics chip can handle less demanding games.
There will be three versions available in terms of memory - 2 GB RAM + 16 GB storage, 3 GB RAM + 32 GB a 4 GB RAM + 64 GB internal memory. A pleasing news for many users is the ability to expand memory through microSD cards up to 512 GB.
With this equipment, the Redmi 7 offers enough power for all everyday tasks. There is no doubt about the fluidity of the system and the smartphone will be suitable for more demanding users. It is also a huge attraction 4000 mAh batterywhich, in combination with a gentle processor and HD display, offers endurance up to 400 hours (16 days) in stand-by mode.
Camera from the flagship
Xiaomi also pushes the quality of cameras in its cheap smartphones. The proof is not only the Redmi Note 7 with a 48 MPx camera, but also the newly introduced Redmi 7. It received the main sensor of the dual camera from the former flagship Xiaomi Mi 6.
12 MPx sensor The large 1 / 2,9 ″ has an aperture of f / 2.2, a pixel size of 1.25μm, PDAF focusing and a pile of artificial intelligence. He seconds him 2 MPx sensor to capture depth of field. Camera features include portrait mode, HDR and face recognition.
A nice surprise is the recording FullHD video at 60 fps. The front selfie camera got the resolution 8 MPx and also artificial intelligence for even more beautiful selfies.
3,5 mm jack and better speaker
It completes the Redmi 7 equipment 3,5 mm audio jack, IR Blaster for controlling home appliances, fingerprint sensor on the back or higher quality Smart PA speaker with a new equalizer that delivers 40% louder sound than its predecessor. There is also face unlocking through the front camera.
The best cheapest Xiaomi smartphone yet
Although the Redmi 7 contains the hardware of 250-euro smartphones, it costs much less. Xiaomi brings an uncompromising price-performance ratio. The listed price tags are intended for the Chinese market, for the people of China, and prices for us will vary.
- 2 GB RAM + 16 GB storage - 699 yuan, 90 € / 2350 CZK
- 3 GB RAM + 32 GB storage - 799 yuan, 105 € / 2700 CZK
- 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage - 999 yuan, 130 € / 3400 CZK
The great news is that Redmi 7 will also be available in a global version directly on the Slovak and Czech markets. We check local prices with official distributors and let you know as soon as we know them.